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Work mate marry love : how machines shape our human destiny / Debora L. Spar.

Author/Creator:
Spar, Debora L. author.
Publication:
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020.
Format/Description:
Book
367 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Edition:
First edition.
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Subjects:
Technological innovations -- Social aspects.
Families -- History.
Man-woman relationships -- History.
Work -- History.
Social change.
Technology and civilization.
Families.
Man-woman relationships.
Work.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
"How technological advances have shaped human relationships and work patterns over time"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: pt. I The Way We Lived
1. Life Before the Machines
2. Steam Heat: How the Industrial Revolution Transformed Women, Men, and Work
3. Mid-Century Modern
pt. II The Way We Live Now
4. Changing the Means of (Re)production: Surrogate Moms, Gay Dads, and Our Evolving Notions of Family
5. Sex and Love Online
6. Mad Men; or, How Smart Machines Are Remaking Masculinity
pt. III The Way We Will Live
7. Transitions
8. Cuddling with Robots
9. Engineering the End of Death.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-347) and index.
ISBN:
9780374200039
0374200033
OCLC:
1152991155