MACHINES AS THE MEASURE OF MEN c. 1 by M. Adas

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Michael Adas' excellent book "Machines as the Measure of Men" says all about the topic: it is an extremely thorough and systematic study of the role of ideas of technological and scientific superiority in the European outlook on non-European peoples. Covering the historical gamut from the time of Columbus to (briefly) post-WWII developments and /5(9).

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Machines as the Measure of Men book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Over the past five centuries, advances in Western und /5. Over the past five centuries, advances in Western understanding of and control over the material world have strongly influenced European responses to non-Western peoples and cultures.

In Machines as the Measure of Men, Michael Adas explores the ways in which European perceptions of their scientific and technological superiority shaped their interactions with people overseas.5/5(1). One leaves Machines as the Measure of Men persuaded by its essential analysis: that mastery of nature lay at the heart of Europe's comparison of itself to others.

As an intellectual history of French and British assessments of Africa, China, and India, the book Brand: Cornell University Press. Adas's far-reaching and provocative book will be compelling reading for all who are concerned about the history of Western imperialism and its legacies. First published to wide acclaim in ,Machines as the Measure of Menis now available in a new edition that features a preface by the author that discusses how subsequent developments in.

Book reviews: Machines as the Measure of Men: science, technology, and ideologies of Western dominance By MICHAEL ADAS (Ithaca, Cornell University Press, ).

pp Hazel Waters Race & Class 4, One leaves Machines as the Measure of Men persuaded by its essential analysis: that mastery of nature lay at the heart of Europe's comparison of itself to others.

As an intellectual history of French and British assessments of Africa, China, and India, the book is wonderfully informative and nuanced. Book Review: Machines as the Measure of Men A text extending from the heyday of late-modern Eurocentric history, Michael Adas’ Machines as the Measure of Men is a thorough examination of the effects industrialization and technological supremacy had on Western perceptions on non-Western peoples and cultures.

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