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History of Technoethics - Misunderstandings of Consciousness and Technology
... third misunderstanding is that technology controls society and consciousness, when really technology does not control society and consciousness meaning “that technology is rooted in ... and tribunes of living with technology.” The last misunderstanding is society controls technology and consciousness which is not true, society does not control ... nature of technology as an operation within mind and society ...

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    Women’s battle for financial equality has barely been joined, much less won. Society still traditionally assigns to woman the role of money-handler rather than money-maker, and our assigned specialty is far more likely to be home economics than financial economics.
    Paula Nelson (b. 1945)

    The confusion of emotions with behavior causes no end of unnecessary trouble to both adults and children. Behavior can be commanded; emotions can’t. An adult can put controls on a child’s behavior—at least part of the time—but how do you put controls on what a child feels? An adult can impose controls on his own behavior—if he’s grown up—but how does he order what he feels?
    Leontine Young (20th century)