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by Lorenzo C. Simpson

Author: Lorenzo C. Simpson
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge (November 13, 1994)
Pages: 256 pages
Category: Other
Rating: 4.8
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This is an important book. Lorenzo Simpson has given us a tough-minded, cool-eyed, warm-hearted critique of the technological perspective and of the post-modernist response.

This is an important book. Marx W. Wartofsky, Baruch College "This book is an excellent contribution both to cultural theory and to substantive moral philosophy

Lorenzo Simpson argues that technology has succeeded in granting our wish to domesticate time

Lorenzo Simpson argues that technology has succeeded in granting our wish to domesticate time. He shows how this attitude affects our understanding of the meaning of action and our ability to discern meaning in our lives. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Lorenzo Simpson argues that technology has succeeded in granting our wish to domesticate time. Lorenzo C. Simpson is Professor and Chair of the Department of Philosophy at the University of Richmond.

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Lorenzo Simpson has written a fascinating book about the assault on this rich lifetime in modern technological societies. Technology, he claims, projects a very different kind of time, the self-effacing time of the race toward results

Lorenzo Simpson has written a fascinating book about the assault on this rich lifetime in modern technological societies. Technology, he claims, projects a very different kind of time, the self-effacing time of the race toward results. Insofar as all of social life tends to be restructured by technology, this other kind of time overtakes us and alienates us from our own lives. Simpson's aim is to construct a social critique on the basis of a theory of the essence of technology. His principal influences appear to be the later Heidegger and Habermas.

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Lorenzo Simpson argues that technology has succeeded in granting our wish to domesticate time. This is an important book. - Marx W. Wartofsky, Baruch College. Philosophy Nonfiction. Publisher: Taylor and Francis.

PDF In the remarks that follow I concentrate on Lorenzo Simpson's two books, Technology, Time and the Conversations of Modernity (cited as TTC) and The Unfinished Project: Toward a Postmetaphysical Humanism.

PDF In the remarks that follow I concentrate on Lorenzo Simpson's two books, Technology, Time and the Conversations of Modernity (cited as TTC) and The Unfinished Project: Toward a Postmetaphysical Humanism (cited as UP). Common to both works - what unites them, I believe - is . .Got it. We value your privacy.

Technology, Time, and the Conversations of Modernity takes as its impetus the idea that technology is an embodiment of our uneasiness with finitude. Lorenzo Simpson argues that technology has succeeded in granting our wish to domesticate time. He shows how this attitude affects our understanding of the meaning of action and our ability to discern meaning in our lives.