Technology of the Modern World, 1st Edition

  • Zoe Lowery
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  • ISBN-10: 1508100411
  • ISBN-13: 9781508100416
  • DDC: 609.04
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

Technology has become part of our everyday lives, with computers, smartphones, and ever more complex technical marvels bringing the world to our fingertips. This title offers an overview of one of the most exciting times in technology. Beginning in 1900, the text guides the reader through innovations such as important advancements in farming, the exploration of space, military technology, and modern advancements in engineering and food production. Readers can anticipate a thorough overview of the myriad ways technology has evolved and continues to change our lives.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Technology from 1900 to 1945.
2: Space-Age Technology.
3: Controversies Surrounding Science and Technology.
4: Technology Shaping Society.
Conclusion.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Index.