John Dewey's Pragmatic Technology / Edition 1

John Dewey's Pragmatic Technology / Edition 1

by Larry A. Hickman
     
 

"... a comprehensive canvass of Dewey’s logic, metaphysics, aesthetics, philosophy of history, and social thought."—Choice

"... a major addition to the recent accumulation of in-depth studies of Dewey." —Journal of Speculative Philosophy

"Larry Hickman has done an exemplary job in demonstrating the relevance of John Dewey’s philosophy to

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"... a comprehensive canvass of Dewey’s logic, metaphysics, aesthetics, philosophy of history, and social thought."—Choice

"... a major addition to the recent accumulation of in-depth studies of Dewey." —Journal of Speculative Philosophy

"Larry Hickman has done an exemplary job in demonstrating the relevance of John Dewey’s philosophy to modern-day discussions of technology."—Ethics

Indiana University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253207630
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
03/01/1990
Series:
Indiana Series in the Philosophy of Technology Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Editor’s Foreword by Don Ihde
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Abbreviations

Chapter 1: Locating Dewey’s Critique of Technology
Chapter 2: Knowing as a Technological Artifact
Chapter 3: Productive Skills in the Arts
Chapter 4: From Techne to Technology
Chapter 5: Theory, Practice, and Production
Chapter 6: Instruments, History, and Human Freedom
Chapter 7: Publics as Products

Epilogue: Responsible Technology

Appendix: Pagination Key to Works Cited
Notes
Index

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