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The Resource Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission, Michael Adas, (electronic resource)

Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission, Michael Adas, (electronic resource)

Label
Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission
Title
Dominance by design
Title remainder
technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission
Statement of responsibility
Michael Adas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adas, Michael
Dewey number
327.73/009/04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Technology
  • Technological innovations
  • Political messianism
Label
Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission, Michael Adas, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-514) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : a train for the Shogun -- 1. "Engins" in the wilderness -- 2. Machines and Manifest destiny -- 3. Engineers' imperialism -- 4. Foundations of an American century -- 5. Imposing modernity -- 6. Machines in the Vietnam quagmire -- 7. Technowar in the Persian Gulf -- Epilogue : the paradox of technological supremacy
Control code
ocn433975759
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Harvard Univ. pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (542 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674020078
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)433975759
Label
Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission, Michael Adas, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-514) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : a train for the Shogun -- 1. "Engins" in the wilderness -- 2. Machines and Manifest destiny -- 3. Engineers' imperialism -- 4. Foundations of an American century -- 5. Imposing modernity -- 6. Machines in the Vietnam quagmire -- 7. Technowar in the Persian Gulf -- Epilogue : the paradox of technological supremacy
Control code
ocn433975759
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Harvard Univ. pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (542 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674020078
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)433975759

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