Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Inventing Ourselves Out of Jobs?

America's Debate over Technological Unemployment 1929-1981

Inventing Ourselves Out of Jobs?( )
Author: Bix, Amy Sue
Series title:Studies in Industry and Society
ISBN:978-0-8018-7016-3
Publication Date:Jan 1999
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:AUD $75.00
Book Description:

Americans today often associate scientific and technological change with progress and personal well-being. Yet underneath our confident assumptions lie serious questions. In Inventing Ourselves Out of Jobs? Amy Sue Bix locates the origins of this confusion in the Great Depression, when social and economic crisis forced many Americans to re-examine ideas about science, technology, and progress. Growing fear of "technological unemployment"--the idea that increasing...
More Description

Book Details
Pages:392
Detailed Subjects: Business & Economics / Economics / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 cm



Featured Books

The Last Widow
Slaughter, Karin
Hardback: $27.99
The Current
Johnston, Tim
Paperback: $16.95
A Tale of Two Cities
Dickens, Charles
Paperback: $22.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.