Technoculture and change strategic solutions for tomorrow"s society by Chorafas, Dimitris N.

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Published by Adamantine Press in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Society -- Effects of Technology,
  • Technology -- Social aspects.,
  • Technology and civilization.

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StatementD.N. Chorafas, Eva Maria Binder.
SeriesAdamantine studies on the 21st century -- no.3
ContributionsBinder, Eva Maria.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsT14.5 .C46 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 228 p. :
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19828000M
ISBN 100744900395, 0744900387

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