A Managerial Philosophy of Technology: Technology and Humanity in Symbiosis by Geoff CrockerA Managerial Philosophy of Technology: Technology and Humanity in Symbiosis by Geoff Crocker

A Managerial Philosophy of Technology: Technology and Humanity in Symbiosis

byGeoff Crocker

Hardcover | September 4, 2012

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A Managerial Philosophy of Technology offers a unique combination of a review of academic work in the philosophy of technology with practical methodologies for business management of technology strategy. It is thus conceptual and practical, academic and managerial. The author develops a radical new systems network concept which shows how the symbiosis between humanity and technology is mediated through science, the economy, productivity, and social structure. It is of interest to academics, technology management professionals, and science policy makers.

GEOFF CROCKER is Practitioner and Theorist in the Philosophy and Management of Technology. He holds a first class degree in Economics from Durham University, UK, and an MA in the Philosophy and History of Science from Bristol University, UK. Following an initial career with Rolls Royce UK, he then worked extensively internationally, a...
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Title:A Managerial Philosophy of Technology: Technology and Humanity in SymbiosisFormat:HardcoverDimensions:232 pages, 8.99 × 5.65 × 0.83 inPublished:September 4, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230389147

ISBN - 13:9780230389144

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Table of Contents

IntroductionThe Academic LiteratureA Comprehensive Systems Network Philosophy of TechnologyResolving and Managing the ModelConclusion – Technology as Artefact and Artefacts' Effect on HumanityBibliographyFootnote References