Cover: An experiment in understanding: the Harvard program, two years after.

An experiment in understanding: the Harvard program, two years after.

Published 1966

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Current directions of the Harvard University Program on Technology and Society. The Program, established in 1964 to inquire into the effects of rapid technological change on society and the reciprocal effects of social change on technological developments, is presently concerned with investigations in the following fields: (1) the social implications of biomedical technology; (2) information technology and the process of education; (3) the interaction of technological and social change; (4) work and employment; (5) institutional processes of adaptation to change; (6) technology and business; and (7) science and democracy. 32 pp.

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