Section 3 Guided Technology And Modern Life
26 CHAPTER GUIDED READING Technology and Modern Life
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GUIDED READING Technology and Modern Life Section 3 A
Heidegger's warning that a technical approach to thinking about the world obscures its true essence is directly applicable to the effects of current (as well as former) information technologies that provide access to law. While technology enhances accessibility and utility of law, technology also obscures law's fundamental grounding in experience and language, thereby eviscerating its transformative power. The paper explains the nature of Heidegger's criticisms of technology and modern life and examines the appropriateness of their application to the current information environment, especially in light of Heidegger's early affiliation with Nazism and his subsequent denunciation of technologicism and technological thinking. The paper applies Heidegger's criticisms to the modern legal information environment with particular reference to application of technology to subjugate the law to the status of an information resource devoted to various ends. Finally, the paper considers the implications for law librarianship in the current information environment.
Their installations take on issues such as energy, food, freedom, health, natural and industrial resources. From their point of view, the merging of technology and modern life represents a strong paradigm of the constituent powers in our society. Experimenting and using the "game" as a way to open debates is an important production mode for the artists. They believe that this technology/pastime can be utilized to connect people to one another and to enable meaningful actions and contributions to the world’s problems.Today, at 62, with his gray Lincoln-esque beard, Kelly still looks more Amish farmer than state-of-the-art. Nonetheless, he spends much of his time pondering (and ) the intersection of technology and modern life.