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History of Technoscience : Erasing the Boundaries Between Science and Technology (Hardcover) (David F.
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Are science and technology independent of one another? Is technology dependent upon science, and if so how is it dependent? Is science dependent upon technology, and if so how is it dependent? Or, are science and technology becoming so interdependent that the line dividing them has become totally blurred, resulting in what Bruno Latour and Donna Haraway have called technoscience?
This book charts the history of the development of technoscience from the late nineteenth century through two World Wars, the nuclear age, increasing links between science and industry, the space age and developments in biotechnology.