Twelve Inventions Which Changed America: The Influence of Technology on American Culture

Twelve Inventions Which Changed America: The Influence of Technology on American Culture

Language: English

Pages: 250

ISBN: 0761860800

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


This book describes twelve inventions that transformed the United States from a rural and small-town community to an industrial country of unprecedented power. These inventions demonstrate that no one person is ever responsible for technological advances and that the culture produces a number of people who work together to create each new invention. The book also shows the influences of technology on society and examines the beliefs and attitudes of those who partake in technological advances. The book is both a sociological analysis and a history of technology in the United States in the past two hundred years.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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