Concepts defined with examples from the text & not placed in chronological order: from the earliest to the most recent in history, but listed in thematic and in alphabetical order:

The primary concepts: clock

Alphabetical order of the most significant terms:


How does technology influence our behavior, in comparison to how it affects the lives of the people you have interviewed?


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Topic Overview

Three facets of technology and tools