SUNY Press (1993)

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Thomas Tierney
College of Wooster
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In this volume, Tierney identifies convenience as the value of central importance to the development of modern technical culture. While revealing modern attitudes toward technology, the human body, mortality, and necessity, Tierney focuses on the cultural value of convenience and on modern attitudes which emphasize consumption rather than production of technology.
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ISBN(s) 0791412431 (HC)   079141244X   0471469076   0791412431   9780791412435
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