Technophobia: No Such Thing (James Burke)

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Technophobia: No Such Thing (James Burke)

  • 1992 ----- color ----- 28 min ----- vhs
  • (Upon Reflection series) Host Marcia Alvar speaks with James Burke, television journalist and host of numerous television series, including Connections and After the Warming, that demonstrate the impact of technology on society and the environment. Mr. Burke sees a "19th century government dealing with 21st century problems," as a major problem for technological advancement. He suggests that the only solution is to overhaul the education system so that it is capable of dealing with and teaching technological break-throughs as they happen.
  • Topics: (Education, Environmental Studies, Sociology)