Book ID: CBB000700853

The Robot: The Life Story of a Technology (2007)


Nocks, Lisa (Author)

Greenwood Press

Publication Date: 2007
Physical Details: xxxii + 192 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

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Authors & Contributors
Orland, Barbara
Kendall Milar Thompson
Wise, M. Norton
Tybjerg, Karin
Truitt, Elly Rachel
Tresch, John
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Social Studies of Science
Science-Fiction Studies
History and Technology
French Historical Studies
Acta Philosophica
University of California, Los Angeles
Random House
Johns Hopkins University Press
Indiana University Press
Chronos Verlag
Automata; robotics; cyborgs
Artificial life
Technology and culture
Ihde, Aaron John
Tesla, Nikola
Kircher, Athanasius
Heron of Alexandria; Hero of Alexandria
Fontana, Giovanni
Dick, Philip K.
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
21st century
20th century, late
18th century
Rome (Italy)
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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