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Outlines of a Critique of Technology

by Slater, Phil, ed

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Published
1980
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9780906133316
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London: Ink Links, 1980. Hardcover. 144p., paper toned, previous owner's stamp on title page else good condition in a shelf worn dj. Introduction by Monika Reinfelder, essays by Raniero Panzieri, Norbert Kapferer, and Hans-Deiter Bahr. On the philosophy of technology from a Marxist perspective.
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Chinese Technology in the Seventeenth Century: T'ien-King K'ai-Wi

by Ying-Hsing, Sung; translated and annotated by E-Tu Zen Sun and Shiou-Chuan Sun

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780486295930
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£18.58

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Mineola, NY: Dover, 1997. Paperback. xii, 372p., wraps, 6x9.25 inches, illus., very good condition. First published in 1966.
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Anarchism and the critique of technology

by Brubaker, Bob

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Published
1980
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San Francisco: Upshot, 1980. Four-panel brochure, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good. Undated, but mentions "The Rebel" by Camus (1951) as having been published nearly 30 years earlier, hence we attribute to ca. 1980, though the essay also appeared in Fifth Estate #320 (Spring 1985). Questions "the optimism of many anarchists regarding the liberatory potential of modern technology." Brubaker was associated… Read more
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The System of Objects

by Baudrillard, Jean; Translated by James Benedict

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Published
1997
ISBN
9781859840689
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London: Verso, 1997. Paperback. viii, 205, [7]p., wraps, 7.75x7.75 inches, wraps lightly worn else very good later printing.
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New York: Monthly Review, 2003. Paperback. 208p., wraps, very good condition.
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image of Weapons and Warfare in Renaissance Europe; Gunpowder, Technology, and Tactics

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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1997. Hardcover. xiii, 300p., illustrated with period images, diagrams and line maps, first edition hardcover in 9.5x6 inch blue cloth boards lettered in silverfoil and enclosed in the dust jacket; an as-new copy, entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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Whole Earth Review, No. 44, Jan 1985

by Kissane, Ruth, Steward Brand, Kathleen O'Neill, Micheal K. Stone, eds

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Published
1985
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Sausalito, CA: POINT, 1985. Magazine. One issue, 104p., 7.75x10.5 inches, very good condition. Title on cover wrap: "All Panaceas become poison, Computers as Poison
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Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1982. xv, 225p., substantial plates section on glazed alkaline paperstock, with several in color; hardbound in dark blue cloth boards gilt and dust jacket. Slight edgewear to dj, yellow dj has left streaks on front endsheets, an otherwise nearly-new copy: perfectly sound, free of any soil, and unmarked except for those endpaper streaks.
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London: Freedom Press, 1963. Single issue of the staplebound digest format magazine, pp. 65-96; mildcorner creasing, otherwise very good. Issue on "Technology, science, and anarchism." Includes: Homo Aedificans (Harry Baecker), The Terrible Flaw (Maurice Goldman), The development and significance of cybernetics (W. Grey Walter), and Shock tactics and pornography (Martin Daniel).
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High Tech: Servant or Master

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Published
1984
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Boston, MA: Boston Unemployment Action Committee, 1984. 7x8.5 inch, four-panel brochure, very good. "Americans have always had a tendency to make a buck at any cost, regardless of the cost to people or the environment... The move to high tech is another way of making sure that profits and production come before our human needs." BUAC was associated with… Read more
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image of The Rise Of Administrative Overhead In The Manufacturing Industries Of The United States, 1899-1947. Submitted in partial fulfillment [&c, dissertation]

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Oxford: University Press, Oxford, 1951. Offprint: pp.62-112, illustrated with tables and charts, softbound in 9.5x6.5 inch plain printed grey wraps. Both covers bear inch-long nicks to foredge, while back cover is very badly chipped across top margin. Interior is sound, clean and unmarked, but as is. In the Vietnam years Melman focussed on military abuse of the economy. Reprinted… Read more
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n.p., n.d.. Four pins, the largest 2.25 inches, citing pension issues and demands for a better contract as the company made significant profits.
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The man under the machine

by Simons, Algie Martin

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Published
1908
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Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Company, 1908. Pamphlet. 30, [ii]p., original red glassine wraps slightly chipped on the edges, paper browned, 3.5x5.75 inches. Date from the publisher's address (thank you Beasley...). Pocket library of socialism, no. 8, October 15, 1899.
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Is de techniek een vloek

by Constandse, Anton L.

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Published
1935
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The Hague: De Albatros, 1935. 13p., staplebound pamphlet, minor handling. Text in Dutch. The Dutch anarchist asks whether technology is a curse.
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Brooklyn: Autonomedia, 2009. Paperback. 255p., wraps, minor handling wear else good condition, inscribed and signed by Shukaitis (as Stevphen).
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San Jose, CA: Rucker Strike Support Committee, 1974. 8.5x11 inch leaflet, text only, printed both sides; very good. Cites the San Francisco Chinatown strike by workers at Lee Mah electronics and the strike at Ruckers Electronics in Concord, summarizing the developments so far, urging the reader to join their picket lines.
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San Jose, CA: Rucker Strike Support Committee, 1974. 8.5x11 inch leaflet, text only, printed both sides; toned and creased. Cites the San Francisco Chinatown strike by workers at Lee Mah electronics and the strike at Ruckers Electronics in Concord, summarizing the developments so far, urging the reader to join their picket lines.
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London: The Labour Research Department, 1927. 32p., stapled wraps, wraps worn and soiled, staple rusted, 1/2 inch closed tear along spine, pencil notation on front wrap else good condition. Syllabus Series No. 18.
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Voici la BBC

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Published
1944
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Wembley, Middlesex: printed by Stephen Austin & Sons for the British Broadcasting Corporation, 1944. Pamphlet. 64p., presswork on coated alkaline paperstock and illustrated with numerous b&w photojournalist vignettes, softbound, an 8x6 inch stapled pamphlet. Staples rusted with fractional migration, spinefold a little abraded, covers mildly edgeworn, text leaves show faint handling with marginal tic-marks in green felt tip pen… Read more
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Infomag / UE News. No. 1

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Published
1975
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Goleta, CA: [United Electrial, Radio and Machine Workers of America], 1975. First issue of the 4-page, 8.5x11 inch newsletter from the campaign to establish a UE local at the Information Magnetics Corporation in Santa Barbara County. Toned across the top of the cover, otherwise very good. Articles discuss why unionization would help workers, responses to the management's anti-unionization messaging,… Read more
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