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Medieval technology and social change

Lynn White

Medieval technology and social change

by Lynn White

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Published by Clarendon Press .
Written in English


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White, Lynn. Medieval Technology and Social Change. New York: Oxford ___University Press, In his book, Medieval Technology and Social Change, Lynn White considers the effects of technological breakthroughs on the different societies of Europe during the medieval period. And with the advent of Lynn White’s book “Medieval Technology and Social Change,” we can add technology to the list of subjects that have been sadly left off the list of /5(3).

Medieval technology and social change. At UCLA, he used a set of lectures from to form his best-known work, Medieval Technology and Social Change in This book revisited almost all the themes from "Technology and Invention in the Middle Ages" 22 years earlier, but included a controversial theory about the stirrup. Lynn White helped to found The Society of History and Technology (SHOT) and was president from to He won the Pfizer Award for "Medieval Technology and Social Change" from the History of Science Society (HSS) and the Leonardo da Vinci medal and Dexter prize from SHOT in and /5.

Medieval technology and social change Lynn White Jr. This study examines the role of technological innovation during the rise of social groups in the Middle Ages. Categories: History. Year: You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Medieval Technology and Social Change ACLS Humanities E-Book Volume de Galaxy book, ISSN Oxford University Press paperback Numéro 79 de Oxford paperbacks: Auteurs: Lynn Townsend White, Lynn White (Jr.) Édition: illustrée, réimprimée: Éditeur: Oxford University Press, ISBN: , Longueur: pages /5(6).


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Medieval Technology and Social Change was published in It is the production of a professor and it bears many of the characteristics of such works: huge numbers of footnotes, further Notes at the end (comprising about a third of the total book), and an extremely scholarly tone.

Fortunately Professor White writes much better than many Cited by: In Medieval Technology and Social Change, Lynn White considers the effects of technological innovation on the societies of medieval Europe: the slow collapse of feudalism with the development of machines and tools that introduced factories in place of cottage industries, and the development of the manorial system with the introduction of new kinds of plows and new methods/5(26).

Medieval Technology and Social Change ACLS Humanities E-Book Volume of Galaxy book, ISSN Oxford University Press paperback Issue 79 of Oxford paperbacks: Authors: Lynn Townsend White, Lynn White (Jr.) Edition: illustrated, reprint: Publisher: Oxford University Press, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects/5(6).

Download Course Materials; Medieval Technology and Social Change. Part of White's approach in Medieval Technology and Social Change was to write accessibly, and in the course of writing this review, I found myself having to explain the book to two hapless co-passengers on an airplane.

Lynn White's foundational history of technology text is so sorely abused in STS circles today that it is. Medieval Technology and Social Change was published in It is the production of a professor and it bears many of the characteristics of such works: huge numbers of footnotes, further Notes at the end (comprising about a third of the total book), and an extremely scholarly tone/5.

Medieval Technology and Social Change (Book). Queller, Donald E. // American Sociological Review;Oct62, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p Reviews the book "Medieval Technology and Social Change," by Lynn White. How the stirrup won the West. Campbell, John // Regional Review;Spring95, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p5. Focuses on how technology affects the social.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm: Contents: Stirrup, mounted shock combat, feudalism, and chivalry --The classic theory of the origins of feudalism and its critics --The origin and diffusion of the stirrup --Mounted shock combat and the temper of feudal life --The agricultural revolution of the early Middle.

Medieval technology and social change by White, Lynn Townsend, Publication date Topics Technology and civilization, Social history Publisher New York: Oxford U. Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS.

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Medieval Technology and Social Change was published in It is the production of a professor and it bears many of the characteristics of such works: huge numbers of footnotes, further Notes at the end (comprising about a third of the total book), and an extremely scholarly tone/5(26).

Review of Medieval Technology and Social Change. By Shawn Nelsen. Wednesday, J White, Lynn C. Medieval Technology and Social : Oxford University Press, Often Middle Ages are thought of as a time in which humanity has digressed, moving away from the glory days of antiquity and the splendor of the Roman Empire.

It is thought of as a time of kings and queens. Review of Lynn White's "Medieval Technology and Social Change" [The above is mostly a reading of the text below, with an occasional aside thrown in for good measure, as they strike me as relevant.

I welcome questions, comments, or concerns about the material contained in this video.]Author: John The Reader. Lynn White, Jr., Medieval Technology & Social Change (London, England: Oxford University Press, ).

Author. ( - ) Professor of medieval history at Stanford, Princeton and UCLA; president Mills College Conjectured that the Christian Middle Ages were the root of ecological crisis in the 20th century Context. One of the first historical reviews of medieval technological.

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New York: Oxford University Press. Other Web Resources. The Medieval Sourcebook, located at the Fordham University Center for Medieval Studies, includes thousands of sources including full text articles, law texts, saint's lives, maps and other sources related to the Medieval Age.

This volume brings together a series of papers at Kalamazoo as well as some contributed papers inspired by the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of Lynn White Jr.’s, Medieval Technology and Social Change (), a slim study which catalyzed the study of technology in the Middle Ages in.

Medieval technology is the technology used in medieval Europe under Christian the Renaissance of the 12th century, medieval Europe saw a radical change in the rate of new inventions, innovations in the ways of managing traditional means of production, and economic growth.

The period saw major technological advances, including the adoption of gunpowder, the invention of vertical. Medieval Technology and Social Change.

LYNN WHITE, JR. London: Oxford University Reviewed by MALCOLM F. FARMER, Whittier College This small book contains material on a number of historical and technological sub- jects of the Medieval Period of Europe and is of use to anthropologists. The author’sAuthor: Malcolm F.

Farmer. This volume brings together a series of papers at Kalamazoo as well as some contributed papers inspired by the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of Lynn White Jr.’s, Medieval Technology and Social Change (), a slim study which catalyzed the study of technology in the Middle Ages in the English-speaking the initial reviews and decades-long fortune of the volume have been Author: Steven A.

Walton. Summary. This volume brings together a series of papers at Kalamazoo as well as some contributed papers inspired by the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of Lynn White Jr.’s, Medieval Technology and Social Change (), a slim study which catalyzed the study of technology in the Middle Ages in the English-speaking the initial reviews and decades-long fortune of the volume.

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