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Salem, Oregon 97301

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HIST 122 Introduction to the History of Technology (1)

This course is an undergraduate survey dealing with the history of technology and its complex relationship to society from ancient Greece to the present. Topics include the Industrial Revolution, the history of the computer, optical technology, the role of technology during World Wars 1 & 2, and the role of nuclear arms technology.

  • Offering: Annually
  • Instructor: Jackson