Publisher: Springer; 2012 edition (December 31, 2013)
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even though the e-book of Kuhn's constitution of medical Revolutions looked as if it would usher in the arrival of a unified examine of the background and philosophy of technology, it's a difficult indisputable fact that historical past of technological know-how and philosophy of technology have more and more grown aside. lately, besides the fact that, there was a sequence of workshops on each side of the Atlantic (called '&HPS') meant to carry historians and philosophers of technology jointly to debate new integrative methods. this is often for that reason an extremely acceptable time to discover the issues with and clients for integrating background and philosophy of technology. the unique essays during this quantity, all from experts within the heritage of technology or philosophy of technological know-how, provide such an exploration from a wide selection of views. the quantity combines basic reflections at the present kingdom of background and philosophy of technological know-how with experiences of the relation among the 2 disciplines in particular old and medical situations.