Art And Technics

Author: Lewis Mumford
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231121057
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Featuring a new introduction by Casey Nelson Blake, this classic text provides the essence of Mumford's views on the distinct yet interpenetrating roles of technology and the arts in modern culture.

Technics And Civilization

Author: Lewis Mumford
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226550273
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Technics and Civilization first presented its compelling history of the machine and critical study of its effects on civilization in 1934—before television, the personal computer, and the Internet even appeared on our periphery.

The Story Of Utopias

Author: Lewis Mumford
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1446549453
Size: 49.26 MB
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This early work is the first book written by the American historian, philosopher, literary critic and humanist, Lewis Mumford. In The Story of Utopias, Mumford deals with The New Age, socialism, social sciences, mysticism and utopia.

The Brown Decades

Author: Lewis Mumford
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486202006
Size: 24.33 MB
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Buried renaissance of Root, Sullivan, Roebling, W. Homer, Eakins, Ryder, others. 12 illustrations.

The Culture Of Cities

Author: Lewis Mumford
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504031342
Size: 14.77 MB
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A visionary survey of urbanism from the Middle Ages to the late 1930s, with a new introduction by Thomas Fisher Considered among the greatest works of Lewis Mumford—a prolific historian, sociologist, philosopher of technology, and ...

The Pentagon Of Power

Author: Lewis Mumford
Publisher: Harcourt
Size: 74.75 MB
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Examines contemporary man's preoccupation with technology appraising mass production and automation and their by-products pollution, mass destruction, and waste