Seminar Discussions

LEC # Topics
1 What is “Technology” in the Contemporary World? ( PDF)
2 The Context of Classical and Early Modern Philosophy ( PDF)
3 The Enlightenment and the Belief in Progress ( PDF)
4 The Romantic Reaction
5 The Novel ( PDF)
6 The Marxist Critique of Capitalism ( PDF)
7 Culture: High v. Low; Traditional v. Democratic ( PDF)
8 Systems and Networks ( PDF)
9 Modernism: Socio-Economic and Aesthetic ( PDF)
10 Engineering: Mentality, Vocation, Institution ( PDF)
11 Ecological Crisis ( PDF)
12 What Made “Technology” Necessary? ( PDF)

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