Democracy and Technology received the Don K. Price Award of the American Political Science Association, honoring “the year’s best book in science. Democracy and Technology. Richard E. Sclove. New York: Guilford Press, CHAPTER ONE. SPANISH WATERS, AMISH FARMING. Two Parables of. The Loka Institute is pleased to announce the publication of Loka Founder/ Executive Director, Richard Sclove’s book, Democracy and.

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Media and the Control of Technology Democracy and Technology by Richard E. Gigi added it Jul 14, Impact Statements and Social Trials Sclove p. Laura Quilter added it Dec 14, Jenn added it Feb 15, Brian rated it really liked it Jun 27, Robert Costic rated it liked it Jan 09, Larry Hunter rated it really liked it Aug 18, Account Options Sign in.

Democracy and Technology – Richard Sclove

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Bethany marked it as to-read Jul 27, For example, the Dutch have created a network of 50 public “science shops” that conduct, coordinate and summarize research on social and technological issues in response to specific questions and concerns posed by community groups, public-interest organizations, local governments, and workers.

Albertwaninge rated it liked it Jun 17, Cornelis H rated it liked it Dec 18, According to Richard Sclove, technology has a profound effect on the way we structure society, yet citizens rarely if ever participate in the development of new technologies or in the making demofracy public policy.

Democracy and Technology

All rights revert to author where applicable. Copyright by Scott London. Promote supportive institutions C. Trivia About Democracy and Tec Still, he acknowledges that some new communications technologies open up the possibility of “electronic public space” or “virtual commons. A recipient of a grant from the John D. Civic Empowerment Sclove p.


Chris marked sflove as to-read Nov 01, The book develops a constructive agenda for democratizing all domains of technology — ranging from household to workplace, government, urban infrastructure, democtacy, farming, etc.

To make this website work, we log user data and share it with processors. Matthew Darby added it Nov 01, Synthesizing recent research into the social dimensions of technology with democratic theory, the author develops an innovative, practical framework for distinguishing technologies that are compatible with true democratic ideals from those that are not.

This page last modified: Schmitter and Terry Lynn Karl. Subordinate the military to democratic prerogatives Price Award of the American Political Science Association for “best book in the field of science, technology, and politics. Selected pages Title Page.