Unformatted text preview: 2. Non natural objects, manufactured by humans 2. Sociotechnical System of Manufacture 1. Sociotechnical - the interaction of people and the hardware, or the technology 1. Tech just does not exist in the world, they are things that we make or decide to make, put energy into 3. Knowledge, Technique, Know-How, or Methodology 1. The word technology comes from ancient greek word "Techné" 1. Means tools, ability to use those tools 2. Without the skill to use the tech, it is not a tool 3. Plato: proceeds by rational principles and rules 4. Aristotle: a kind of activity based on knowledge 4. Sociotechnical system of use 1. When we use objects, there is a system of users Kline Emphasizes the sociotechnical systems of technology Involves where our tech goes (edumps)...
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- Fall '15
- Cs213, WLU, Laurier, Wilfrid Laurier University