The Classic Study by Cottrell Describes the Demise,during the 1940s,of
The classic study by Cottrell describes the demise,during the 1940s,of a small southwestern town he called "Caliente." The main reason the town "died" was that __________.
A)World War II took too many citizens away to serve in the military
B)the introduction of diesel locomotive technology undermined the economic base of the town
C)real-estate speculation overinflated the value of property
D)interest rates had increased,making it impossible to get loans
E)the town was corruptly administered by officials taking bribes from organized crime
__________ is the very small but growing social movement that advocates the ethical use fo technologies to enhance human capabilities..
In some instances,social and economic needs change,but up to that time there is no technology to supply these needs.This is __________.
A)the Eichmann effect
E)the Hawthorne effect
Transhumanists are fascinated by the idea of the __________,a creature that is part human and part technological systems.
E)genetically engineered organism