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Anyone For 1984?, program 116, part a

Title

Anyone For 1984?, program 116, part a

Subject

Science
Technology
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

A discussion of Jacques Ellul's study of the dangers that lurk in an expanding technological culture, led by the Center's John Wilkinson, who translated Ellul's 'The Technological Society' from French to English. Professor Ellul held that the inhuman demands of technology are outracing the imagination of man as the pressure toward conformity and standardization steadily increases. Apr. 23, 1964.

Creator

Ellul, Jacques, 1912-1994
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1964-04-23

Rights

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Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Duration

28:26:00

Files

Citation

Ellul, Jacques, 1912-1994, "Anyone For 1984?, program 116, part a," in Digital Collections, Item #5320, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5320 (accessed December 11, 2017).