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Philosophy Weekly Quiz 3

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Question 1

Why is the division of thinking about technological items into "making" and "using" a mistake, according to Langdon Winner?

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Question 2

Why, according to Langdon Winner, is our culture reluctant to examine its foundation in technology?

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Question 3

How did Robert Moses predetermine who would be able to use the Jones Beach public park?

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Question 4

In his article on "Tech Giants," David Streitfeld argues that a small number of big technology companies have gained power over many areas of our lives. Which of the following is NOT one of the areas listed by Streitfeld?

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Question 5


Which of the following was NOT a consequence of the mechanical tomato harvester created by researchers at the University of California:

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