Lienhard review
modernist console TV

1960 television system--modernism isn't about technology but about an experience of new and different
technological advance and modernism aren't the same thing

What are the relationships between technology and "modern"?
(look at p. vii)
a variety of causes and effects going in both directions

What is modern?

Where does technology fit in the story?
Modernism encouraged doing things differently
Technological change was sped up--what was the impact of modernism on technology
Technological change was the tool that drove modernism

But technology is not just a neutral tool--we tend to go in the directions that technology makes easier

If we want to divide the modern era:
What ended modern?
Other key ideas
Test information:

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