TITLE

Technophobia in the age of technophilia

AUTHOR(S)
Mercante, Alyssa
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Pipe Dream;11/9/2010, Vol. 78 Issue 17, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the view of the author on trying to avoid being too much dependent on technology.
ACCESSION #
59899364

 

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