Introduction

Michael Nagenborg*, Taylor Stone, Pieter E. Vermaas

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Abstract

Technology is no stranger to the city. Cities are planned, built, maintained, governed, demolished, and destroyed by technical means. Yet, the city has yet to receive much attention within the philosophy of technology. This volume addresses this gap, and in doing so contributes to the much-needed discussion on technology-enabled urban futures from the perspective of the philosophy of technology. In this introductory chapter, the larger volume is introduced by reflecting on the rationale and need for such a collection, sketching the main themes analyzed throughout, and providing an overview of the contributions.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTechnology and the City
Subtitle of host publicationTowards a Philosophy of Urban Technologies
EditorsMichael Nagenborg, Taylor Stone, Margoth González Woge, Pieter E. Vermaas
Place of PublicationCham, Switzerland
PublisherSpringer Nature
Pages1-9
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-030-52313-8
ISBN (Print)978-3-030-52312-1
DOIs
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print/First online - 26 Jan 2021

Publication series

NamePhilosophy of Engineering and Technology
Volume36
ISSN (Print)1879-7202
ISSN (Electronic)1879-7210

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