Technology and American Society
  • Release Date : 21 December 2018
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 378 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781351249096
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Download or read book entitled Technology and American Society by author: Gary Cross which was release on 21 December 2018 and published by Routledge with total page 378 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Providing a global perspective on the development of American technology, Technology and American Society offers a historical narrative detailing major technological transformations over the last three centuries. With coverage devoted to both dramatic breakthroughs and incremental innovations, authors Gary Cross and Rick Szostak analyze the cause-and-effect relationship of technological change and its role in the constant drive for improvement and modernization. This fully-updated 3rd edition extends coverage of industry, home, office, agriculture, transport, constructions, and services into the twenty-first century, concluding with a new chapter on recent electronic and technological advances. Technology and American Society remains the ideal introduction to the myriad interactions of technological advancement with social, economic, cultural, and military change throughout the course of American history.