The Nature of Technology and Its Ethical Implications

The Nature of Technology and Its Ethical Implications

Technology
What is the nature of Technology? How does it shape our society? What are the ethical implications of technology? The concept of Technology has not been consistently defined in the literature, but it is widely accepted that the concept of Technology can be broken down into two distinct levels. The first level describes the big ideas behind technology, and the second level is concerned with the features or factors that make it so. This article aims to clarify some of the terms that are used to describe technology. Technological systems of control The rise of technological systems of control has dramatically reduced human agency and obscured the nature of power operations. Yet, they are not yet thoroughly studied or debated. The social conditions that allow these systems to work have…
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