Technological Artifacts

Peter Paul Verbeek*, Pieter E. Vermaas

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationA Companion to the Philosophy of Technology
EditorsJan Kyrre Berg Olsen, Stig Andur Pedersen, Vincent F. Hendricks
PublisherWiley
Chapter28
Pages165-171
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9781444310795
ISBN (Print)9781405146012
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 24 Apr 2009

Keywords

  • Definitions of technological artifacts
  • Hilpinen specifies - making as a physical modification of an existing object or as the assembling of existing/modified objects
  • Technological artifacts
  • Technological artifacts - clear-cut manifestations of technology
  • Technological artifacts and categorization - function theories
  • Technological artifacts and society - science and technology studies

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Verbeek, P. P., & Vermaas, P. E. (2009). Technological Artifacts. In J. K. Berg Olsen, S. A. Pedersen, & V. F. Hendricks (Eds.), A Companion to the Philosophy of Technology (pp. 165-171). Wiley. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444310795.ch28