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Modernity & technology

Wade Sikorski

Modernity & technology

harnessing the earth to the slavery of man

by Wade Sikorski

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology -- Philosophy.,
  • Ecology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWade Sikorski.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT14
    The Physical Object
    Pagination289p. ;
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20141420M
    ISBN 100817306307
    OCLC/WorldCa25833389

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