The New Shape of Industrial Culture and Technological Development

  • Mike Cooley
Conference paper
Part of the Artificial Intelligence and Society book series (HCS)


The year 2000 marks the end of an extraordinary millenium. During it, humanity has witnessed the decline of feudalism, the growth of capitalism, the collapse of state Stalinism, the emergence of Cartesian science, the concentration of populations into modern cities, the development of ‘earth shrinking’ transport systems and above all, and for the consideration of this symposium, there has been the emergence of industrial society.


Industrial Society Cultural Outlook Industrial Culture Computer Integrate Manufacturing Hippocratic Oath 
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