Convergence of Knowledge, Technology and Society

Beyond Convergence of Nano-Bio-Info-Cognitive Technologies

ISBN: 978-3-319-02203-1 (Print) 978-3-319-02204-8 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-lvi

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    Pages 1-52

    Convergence Platforms: Foundational Science and Technology Tools

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    Pages 53-93

    Convergence Platforms: Human-Scale Convergence and the Quality of Life

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    Pages 95-137

    Convergence Platforms: Earth-Scale Systems

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    Pages 139-184

    Methods to Improve and Expedite Convergence

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    Pages 185-222

    Implications: Human Health and Physical Potential

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    Pages 223-253

    Implications: Human Cognition and Communication and the Emergence of the Cognitive Society

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    Pages 255-285

    Implications: Societal Collective Outcomes, Including Manufacturing

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    Pages 287-370

    Implications: People and Physical Infrastructure

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    Pages 371-431

    Implications: Convergence of Knowledge and Technology for a Sustainable Society

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    Pages 433-489

    Innovative and Responsible Governance of Converging Technologies

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 491-558