What does Pursell mean, on page 66, when he says

"Technology, in one sense, is the way in which we organize our ourselves and our environment?"

What evidence is there from Pacey -- your essay and your interviews and the facts as presented in Postman and Pursell that peoples lives are organized by the tools they use in their life?

Try to give three examples from the readings that support or are contradicted by your interviews.

Keep and complete the handout to help organize your research for the midterm essay.

Technology home site

Historical Periods

Pursell Chapter

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Pacey | Syllabus | Core | Pursell, Out of the Loop | Pursell Contents

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