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Technology, philosophical and social aspects

Joseph Agassi

Technology, philosophical and social aspects

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Published by D. Reidel, Sold and distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Holland, Hingham, MA, U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology -- Philosophy,
  • Technology -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoseph Agassi.
    SeriesEpisteme ;, v. 11, Episteme (Dordrecht, Netherlands) ;, v. 11.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT14 .A33 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 272 p. ;
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2533518M
    ISBN 109027720444, 9027720452
    LC Control Number85014228


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