Acknowledged author Gary Cross wrote Technology and American Society (2nd Edition) comprising 384 pages back in 2004. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0131896431 and 9780131896437. Since then Technology and American Society (2nd Edition) textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.
In a single volume, this book combines the history of invention and the interactions of technology with social, economic, cultural, and military change throughout the course of American history. It illustrates the gradual shift from the era of individual artisan inventors to emergence of science-based corporate technology, and links the origins and development of American innovation to the global transformation of industry, agriculture, and transportation. For professionals in any industry influenced by technology.