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Technology -- Social aspects.

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PRA Archive #sort descending Title Description Genre Broadcast Date
BB0185 Science and the changing world / Arthur Holly Compton.

Talk on the impact of science and technology on the human condition.

KPFA, 15 Feb. 1962.
BB0652.11 Survival : a study in technology / Dr. Walter Goldschmidt.

Talk on the relationship of technology to man's survival skills.

KPFA, 1964.
BB1243 Leisure and the masses / Eric Hoffer introduced by William Holman.

Author and longshoreman lectures on the social impact of mechanization.

KPFA, 17 Apr. 1967.
BB1398.01-.02 The Challenge of our time considered : social habits vs. revolutionary technological change / Arnold Toynbee.

Talks on the pressures of technological change on society.

KPFA, 1 May-10 July 1967..
BB1410.01-.03 The Walden lectures : technology and the human spirit / Roy Finch.

Three talks on the promise and failure of the modern technological society.

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pt.1. The Failure of the abundant society (2 reels : 89 min.) -- pt.2. Roots of alienation and...

KPFA, 31 Mar.-2 Apr. 1966.
BB1411 The Individual in society / by Dr. David Krech ; interviewed by David Mandelbaum.

Anthropologists discusses his book on the pressures of living in the modern, technological world...

KPFA, 7 May 1966.
BB1716 Ban the boom / produced by Theodore Roszak.

Interviews with members of the anti-Concord project about their efforts to stop the supersonic...

KPFA, 17 June 1968.
BB1810 Morality in science and technology / moderated by David Perlman.

William Houff, Elmer Luthman, Lawrence U. Juan and Harry Zagurites discuss their social...

KPFA, 1 Sept. 1968.
BB2091.03 Progress through fear / Buckminster Fuller.

Talk on the impact of science and technology on man's role in the natural world.

KPFA, 17 May 1969.
BB3178 The New man and the new culture / Herbert Marcuse.

Talk on necessary social changes to adapt man to his new technological society.

WBAI, 2 May 1968.
BB3739 Science, technology, or public policy / Rene DuBos.

Talk on the relationship of government and science.

WBAI, 8 Oct. 1969.
BB4098 Dissent today / Ramsey Clark.

Talk on changes in American society from population growth and technological change, and the...

KPFA, 16 Apr. 1970.
BB4106 The Pressure of technology of today's youth / Dr. Max Lerner.

Talk on the impact of technological change on the development of a positive attitude among...

KPFA, Nov. 1970.
BB4411 The New explorer : man or machine.

Dr. Willy Ley, Dr. Schwartzchino, and Jon Donald discuss the roles of man and machines in...

WBAI, 29 May 1961.
BB4530 Can we manage our miracles? / Fred Friendly.

Speech examining the state and role of telecommunications.

KPFK, 2 Apr. 1970.
BB4714 Reminiscences of a technologist / Robert Watson-Watt ; interviewed by Mitchell Harding.

Discussion of the impact of modern technology on society.

KPFK, 30 Mar. 1963.
BB4831 The Road to life / George Wald.

Talk on science, technology, and the human potentials movement.|THE ROAD TO LIFE / George Wald...

KPFA, 9 Sept. 1970.
BB5303 Excerpts from hearings on trans-Alaska pipeline / introduced by Rogers Morton.

William Wagan, Mrs. Bartlett, Richard Frank, Charles Edmundson, Les Aspen, E. L. Dalton, and...

WBAI, 1 Mar. 1971.
BB5329 I care if some $%#$%% invents an instrument to measure spring with / Charles Eames.

Discussion of art and technology.

WBAI, 4 Mar. 1972.
BC0019.02 Interview with Professor Arthur R. Miller / interviewed by Steve Bookshester.

Discussion of computerization and personal privacy.

WBAI, 1 Apr. 1971.
BC0019.13 Washington report-May 24, 1971: Margot Adler interviews professor and author Arthur R. Miller

Margot Adler talks with Arthur R. Miller (b. 1934) author of "The Assault on Privacy:...

American Women -- Law WBAI, 24 May 1971.
BC0198 The Death of privacy : Ralph Nader on data collection.

Consumer advocate speaks about the threat to American civil rights from computer datacollection...

WBAI, 26 Oct. 1971.
BC0285 A Talk with Harry Briggs / interviewed by Keith Murray.

Ecologist proposes sytems to control technology, overpopulation and pollution.

KPFA, 15 Oct. 1971.
BC0325 The Machine image / produced by Trevor Thomas.

Exploration of the impact of science and technology on society.

KPFA, 5 Oct. 1965.
BC0510.02 The Problems of education in a technological society / Ivan Illyich.

Discussion of education in a technological society.

KPFT, 7 Oct. 1971.
BC0632 Ecological crisis : religious cause and religious solution / Alan Watts and Lynn White.

Talks and discussion about the foundations for the technological distruction of nature, and some...

KPFA, 21 Apr. 1971.
BC1802 Werner Von Braun.

Discussion of the rocket technology.

KPFA, 15 July 1974.
BC2069.12 Science, life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness / moderated by Margot Adler and Paul McIsaac.

Dr. Rafael Solas, Dr. Marvin Minsky, Dr. Lloyd Motz, Jacques Cousteau, Dr. Carl Sagan and...

WBAI, 1975.
BC2243.06 A.A.A.S. on population / interviewed by Paul McIsaac and Ron Rosenblum.

Bob Zalisk and Stanley Aronowitz discuss nature, technology and science and other guests discuss...

WBAI, 30 Jan. 1975.
IZ0268 Exploration : a journey into the far reaches of science, 1-3 / produced by Rosemarie Reed.

Exploration of modern technologies; their impact upon National policies, international relations...

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pt.1. "It can't happen here" : the safety of nuclear reactors in the United...

Satellite, 11 July 1986.
IZ1090 The Velvet Sledgehammer: October 12, 1983

Production reel from the October 12, 1983 episode of The Velvet Sledgehammer, hosted and...

American Women -- Work and unions, American Women -- Authors and journalists WBAI, 12 Oct. 1983
KZ0153 Small is beautiful / by E.F. Schumacher.

A speech on how intermediate technology can end the present crisis in idustry.

KPFK, Apr. 6, 1977.
KZ0286 Bio-meditation / Jack Gariss.

The universe; communication with extra-terrestrials; development of civilization.

KPFK, Oct. 16, 1977.
PZ0227.01 Technophobia : social disease of the 1990's / hosted by Jude Thilman ; produced by Harriet Baskas.

Guests Don Norman, of Apple Computers, and Skip Pizzi, from Broadcast Engineering Magazine,...

Satellite, 3 Nov. 1993.
PZ0227.02 The New sweatshops : the glamour-less electronics industry / hosted by Jude Thilman ; produced by Gina Hotta.

Guests Richard Carlson, of Spectrum Economics; Lenny Siegel, of Pacific Studies Center; and...

Satellite, 10 Nov. 1993.
SZ0043 Choosing the future / produced by David Rosenberg.

On the technological and social problems facing humanity in the near future.

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r.1. The City and the sun. -- r.2. People or machines. -- r.3. People or experts.

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r.1. The City and the sun. -- r.2. People or machines. -- r.3. People or experts.

WXPN, 1980.
SZ0495.38 Display wounds / Gregory Whitehead.

Ongoing weekly program which introduces the work of leading performance artists, playwrights,...

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Fictionalized monologue that addresses the acceleration which technology has brought into our...

Satellite, 1989
CSVTechnology -- Social aspects.