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Politics in a technological society.

Colin Crouch

Politics in a technological society.

by Colin Crouch

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Published by Fabian Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesYoung Fabian pamphlet -- 23
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p. --
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17345365M

      In response to the volume of information available to us that technology has wrought (a subject of a book on this list), the format in which I read has evolved from print to Author: Narain Jashanmal. How do politics, society, and technology intersect? To answer these questions, author Gerald Sussman looks beyond the techno-functional aspects of product and process and focuses instead on the human agents and institutions involved in the making of information technologies.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Crouch, Colin. Politics in a technological society. London: Fabian Society, (OCoLC) Document Type. At the same time, contemporary radical politics has come to raise questions about the political preoccupation with technical progress, while also developing a certain degree of technical sophistication a series of in-depth analyses of topics ranging from environmental protest to intellectual property law, and from interactive science centres to the European Union, this book interrogates the politics of the technological society.

“"This book argues for a radical rethinking of the relationship between politics and technology. Andrew Barry demonstrates the way in which technology is increasingly written into the conduct of politics, providing new assumptions about how the world is and can be governed.

Politics in a technological society Authors Colin Crouch Place of publication London Date Series Young Fabian Pamphlet ; 23 Classmark JF2(42S)/B14 Subject Political parties; Political science; Technology Place Great Britain.

Licensing information. This item is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC. Politics books Future Politics: Living Together in a World Transformed By Tech – review In an age where our every action can be harvested as data and used against us, Jamie Susskind’s book Author: Nick Cohen.

Technology and World Politics introduces its readers to different approaches to technology in global politics through a survey of emerging fusions of Science and Technology Studies and International Relations. The theoretical approaches to the subject include the Social Construction of Technology, Actor-Network Theory, the Critical Theory of Technology, and New Materialist and Posthumanist Manufacturer: Routledge.

Technology and World Politics introduces its readers to different approaches to technology in global politics through a survey of emerging fusions of Science and Technology Studies and International Relations. The theoretical approaches to the subject include the Social Construction of Technology, Actor-Network Theory, the Critical Theory of.

'The Technological Society' is not a historical analysis but a sociological one with serious implications for politics, discourse, theology, ethics, and consumption.

It is exceedingly well researched/5(39). Most political theorists take ideology to be a central point from which "real world" consequences emanate. In other words, a Communist or libertarian ideology in practical use will produce a particular type society and individual divorced from the actual technical workings of the society.

The theory of technological politics is Winner’s response to both technological determinism and social constructionism. I don’t have a post about social constructionism, so I’ll briefly explain that social constructionism argues that technologies do not affect change in our culture and society.

Instead technology is woven into the fabric of our society (not an external force). "This book argues for a radical rethinking of the relationship between politics and technology. Andrew Barry demonstrates the way in which technology is increasingly written into the conduct of politics, providing new assumptions about how the world is and can be : Andrew Barry.

A Better Politics. How Government Can Make Us Happier ‘The thing that is lacking in the often machine-like short-term tactics of British politics is any vision of what we could be as indi-viduals and as a nation. Danny Dorling makes simple arguments for a better society – ideas that are grounded in practical ide-File Size: 2MB.

Technology isn't seen as a way of doing politics better. It's seen as a way of bypassing politics altogether. In some circumstances, technology can and should bypass politics.

The Technological Society is a book on the subject of technique by French philosopher, theologian and sociologist Jacques Ellul. Originally published in French init was translated into English in 1 On technique 2 SummaryAuthor: Jacques Ellul.

The Routledge Handbook of Science, Technology and Society seeks to capture the dynamism and breadth of the field by presenting work that pushes the reader to think about science and technology and their intersections with social life in new ways.

The interdisciplinary contributions by international experts in this handbook are organized around. The Technological Society was written in by French philosopher Jacques Ellul. The book traces humanity’s historical discovery of technology, and how technique has come to dominate every aspect of our lives.

Ellul writes in an academic style that is not always very accessible, but often presents his arguments in a wonderfully lucid way. Democratic Theory and Technological Society. Democratic Theory and Technological Society book. what sources are available within political theory for theoretical insight concerning the problem of democratic engagement with technology.

The purpose of this volume is to canvas a broad range of theorists and theoretical traditions in order Cited by:   The case that America’s in decline York Times columnist Ross Douthat makes in his new book, The Decadent Society. at a high stage of wealth and technological proficiency and Author: Sean Illing.

Publics think technology impacts the political environment in both positive and negative ways By Aaron Smith, Laura Silver, Courtney Johnson and Jingjing Jiang Beyond their views of the personal impact of various technologies, publics in these countries are divided over how the internet in general has impacted politics in their societies.

The 14 best books to read before the general election in the United States. Dive into candidate memoirs, the Mueller report, and narrative histories to stay informed for November Missing: technological society.

Politics is going through a rapid evolution and the youth might not be ready to wait. New app, Allyus, is eyeing Blockchain to make some big changes.Emphasizing an interdisciplinary and international coverage of the functions and effects of science and technology in society and culture, Science, Technology, and Society contains over A to Z signed articles written by major scholars and experts from academic and scientific institutions and institutes worldwide.

Each article is accompanied by a selected bibliography.5/5(3).Through politics, society or a politician can set out to identify a particular problem or define a certain objective that requires the respective technology.

Politics can hence stand at the beginning of technological progress by creating the demand for technologies.