the recognition of the democratic significance of public intervention into technical life
We see that the rise and advance of information technology accounts for technologies ultimately crucial social and political position. If we continue to see technical and social domains as
being separate, then we are essentially avoiding and denying an integral part of our existence, and our place in a democratic society. Questioning Technology convinces us that it is vital that we learn more about technology the better to live with it and manage it.
(Douglas Kellner, UCLA)
(Andrew Light, SUNY-Binghampton)
(Les Levidow, Managing Editor, Science as Culture)