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Technology and human fulfillment

by George W. M. Thompson

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementGeorge W.M. Thompson, Jr. ; preface by Harvey Cox.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT14.5 .T46 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 195, 3, 1 p. ;
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3025657M
    ISBN 100819146781, 081914679X
    LC Control Number85006039

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Systems cannot answer life’s most important questions—only you can. The ultimate goal of education, institutions, and expertise should be self-education. Only then will technology serve humanity rather than reign over us. Human Technology contains the principles and tools that can return us to self-mastery and the life well lived/5(33).

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