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Arthur, W. Brian
The nature of technology : what it is and how it evolves / W. Brian Arthur
1st Free Press hardcover ed
New York, NY : Free Press, c2009
book jacket
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 4th Floor  T14 .A724 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Technology -- Philosophy
Technology -- Economic aspects
Technology -- Social aspects
Physical Description 246 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-231) and index
Contents Questions -- Combination and structure -- Phenomena -- Domains, or, Worlds entered for what can be accomplished there -- Engineering and its solutions -- The origin of technologies -- Structural deepening -- Revolutions and redomainings -- The mechanisms of evolution -- The economy evolving as its technologies evolve -- Where do we stand with this creation of ours?

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