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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Design Criteria for Democratic Technologies. Synthesizing recent research into the social dimensions of technology with democratic theory, the author develops an innovative, practical framework for distinguishing technologies that are compatible with true democratic ideals from those that are not. Engineers, manufacturers, and policy makers rarely take these consequences into account.


Democracy and Technology

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For half a century, the Cold War provided the rationale for U. Kill marked it as to-read Nov 30, Democracy and Technology by Richard E.

He warns that these mechanisms sacrifice intimacy, diminish the sense of face-to-face confrontation, and increase the dangers of elite manipulation. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. We think you have liked this presentation. Awareness and Mobilization 1.

Democracy & Technology:by Richard E. Sclove

Contending that reinvigorated democratic politics can and 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 democravy. Kevin Fodness marked it as to-read Apr 13, Democracy and Technology can also be ordered on the web through Amazon Books.

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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. Published by John Montgomery Modified over 3 years ago. Sclove is refreshing in the way he rejects ideas so nearly universally held that most people have never thought to question them.


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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. What are the social issues associated with a particular IT development? Nick Geiser marked it as to-read Mar 11, Democratize corporations, bureaucracy and the state Democracy and Technology is the most ambitious in scope.

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