Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

Agriculture and Modern Technology: a Defense

by Degregori, Thomas R. A

  • ISBN: 9780813803425
  • ISBN10: 081380342X

Agriculture and Modern Technology: a Defense

by Degregori, Thomas R. A

  • List Price: $56.99
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Iowa State Press
  • Publish date: 02/01/2003
  • ISBN: 9780813803425
  • ISBN10: 081380342X
used Add to Cart $16.11
You save: 72%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $20.93
You save: 63%
Marketplace Item
Description: In this thought provoking work, Thomas DeGregori presents the uncommon premise that technology is a human endeavor and a positive force that defines our humanity.

Examining a number of revolutionary technological advances in this century, especially those in the agricultural areas, the author debunks common conventional wisdom that would dictate otherwise. For instance, the use of chemicals, including DDT and other pesticides, is often maligned as damaging the environment and the quality of life. Dr. DeGregori counters this argument with documentation that demonstrates how use of these chemicals has actually increased life span.

Agriculture and Modern Technology will prompt readers to re-examine current popular belief in technology.

Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: HPB-Dallas
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and
[...]
Price:
$16.11
Comments:
Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and
[...]
Seller: lexingtonbooks
Location: Idaho Falls, ID Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Price:
$20.93
Comments:
Seller: Lexington Books
Location: Idaho Falls, ID
Condition: New
Shipping Icon
081380342X.
Price:
$23.55
Comments:
081380342X.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$26.90
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$31.91
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).