Democracy and Technology received the Don K. Price Award of the American Political Science Association, honoring “the year’s best book in science. Democracy and Technology. Richard E. Sclove. New York: Guilford Press, CHAPTER ONE. SPANISH WATERS, AMISH FARMING. Two Parables of. The Loka Institute is pleased to announce the publication of Loka Founder/ Executive Director, Richard Sclove’s book, Democracy and.

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Matt Klepfer marked it as to-read Dec 08, Refresh and try again. Bryce Renninger rated it it was amazing Jul 19, This is the most far-reaching work I have seen on the political nature of technological change. Contending that reinvigorated democratic politics can tecnology should supersede conventional economic reasoning as a basis for decisions about technology, Richard Sclove clearly outlines how the general public can become actively involved in all phases of technology decision making, from assessment and policy making to research and development.


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Design Criteria for Democratic Technologies. When running water was installed in the homes of Ibieca, a community in northeast Spain, the people no longer depended for water on the public fountain.

While they do not reject all modern technology, the Amish recognize that some are wclove threatening to their community and its values than others. The text abounds in well-researched examples from all over the world and throughout history of societies that have used technology to enhance their way of life without sacrificing their ideals or traditions, as well as those where technology has completely disrupted prior patterns of community life.

The purpose of this chapter is to give you a preview of the major questions to be asked throughout the textbook. Democracy and Technology is the most ambitious in scope. Selected pages Title Page. Questions for Analyzing Social Issues 1. Until we do, I shall argue, there can be no democracy worthy of the name. Over the course of a few years, the social fabric of the community began to unravel. Mary added it Feb 03, All rights sclovs to author where applicable. Strengthen democratic evaluation, choice and governance 8.


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