Beth E Kolko
Topics and issues of current interest in the humanities and the study of the arts. Features numerous guest lecturers from the U.W. faculty together with distinguished visiting teachers, scholars, and artists.
In this class, we will look at how railroads, computers, automobiles, airplanes, the Internet, nanotechnology, and much more affect our everyday lives. We'll look at how geographers, philosophers, scientists, artists, engineers, and others are involved in the creation, implementation, and criticism of the many technologies that make society what it is.
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