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The Resource Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission, Michael Adas

Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission, Michael Adas

Label
Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission
Title
Dominance by design
Title remainder
technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission
Statement of responsibility
Michael Adas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adas, Michael
Dewey number
327.73/009/04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E744
LC item number
.A243 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Technology
  • Technological innovations
  • Political messianism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Political messianism
  • Technological innovations
  • Technology
  • Territorial expansion
  • United States
Label
Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission, Michael Adas
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-514) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : a train for the Shogun -- 1. "Engins" in the wilderness -- 2. Machines and Manifest destiny -- 3. Engineers' imperialism -- 4. Foundations of an American century -- 5. Imposing modernity -- 6. Machines in the Vietnam quagmire -- 7. Technowar in the Persian Gulf -- Epilogue : the paradox of technological supremacy
Control code
433975759
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Harvard Univ. pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (542 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674020078
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)433975759
Label
Dominance by design : technological imperatives and America's civilizing mission, Michael Adas
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-514) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : a train for the Shogun -- 1. "Engins" in the wilderness -- 2. Machines and Manifest destiny -- 3. Engineers' imperialism -- 4. Foundations of an American century -- 5. Imposing modernity -- 6. Machines in the Vietnam quagmire -- 7. Technowar in the Persian Gulf -- Epilogue : the paradox of technological supremacy
Control code
433975759
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Harvard Univ. pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (542 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674020078
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)433975759

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