Main Data
Author: Marc J. de Vries
Title: Teaching about Technology An Introduction to the Philosophy of Technology for Non-philosophers
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN/ISSN: 9781402034107
Edition: 1
Price: CHF 72.10
Publication date: 01/01/2006
Category: Adult education
Language: English
Technical Data
Pages: 172
Kopierschutz: DRM
Geräte: PC/MAC/eReader/Tablet
Formate: PDF
Table of contents

This book provides an introduction to the philosophy of technology that is accessible to non-philosophers. It offers a survey of the current state-of-affairs in the philosophy of technology and also discusses the relevance of that for teaching about technology. The book includes questions and assignments and offers an extensive annotated bibliography for those who want to read more about the discipline.

The author is assistant professor in philosophy of technology at the Eindhoven University of Technology and affiliate professor in reformational philosophy at the Delft University of Technology (both in the Netherlands).

Before that he was physics teacher and technology teacher educator.

He is currently the editor-in-chief of the International Journal for Technology & Design Education.