We Live In A (Technological) Society

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The advance of technology is unstoppable and will rearrange our society whether we like it or not. At least, that’s what French sociologist Jacques Ellul said in 1954. Take the car. When it was invented, there was a total reorganisation of society. Governments had to regulate it. More job opportunities opened up for people because cars needed to be built and the infrastructure to support them needed to be constructed. In turn, those jobs needed teachers and new educational institutions to produce capable workers. Read full article here

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