Unformatted text preview: eliminate something by making it look better or be more useful than previous methods. Technology is a big change in modernizations such as computers, cell phones, PDA’s, and other things that many people now act as if they cannot live without, although before they were available they lived just fine. Vehicles have modernized society by making it quicker for people to travel as well as making more fuel efficient vehicles. Among all the other things that have been modernized, we have also modernized the way we use energy. We use the nuclear power plants instead of coal. People now use a light switch instead of a candle. People have even modernized the way we change our children’s diapers by using disposable diapers rather than using the old way of cloth diapers....
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- Spring '10
- Sociology, Sociocultural evolution, Social movement, Diaper