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AS3219 American Business and Technology:
From the Armory System to Microsoft
Semester 1 2000-2001
Dr. Ian Gordon
AS7/02-29
Ph. 874 4694

Lecture 11
Critical Visions

Reading:
Tenner, Edward. Why Things Bite Back: Technology and The Revenge Of Unintended Consequences. New York: Alfred Knopf, 1996. Chapter 9. NUS Library Holdings

Additional:
Steffen, Jerome O. The Tragedy Of Abundance. Niwot: University Press of Colorado, 1993. NUS Library Holdings

Is this Science Gone Wrong?
Grady, Denise. "Trading Obesity's Dangers for Surgery's," New York Times (October 12, 2000) Web Version

Films:
Blade Runner
http://www.moviemania.branden.net/bladerunnerpage.htm
Terminator 2
http://www.moviebbs.com/spotlight/terminat/terminat.htm
The Matrix
http://www.whatisthematrix.com/index3.html
 

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