Machine Dreams," Review of The Rape of the Rose

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Leonard, John. "Machine Dreams." Rev. The Rape of the Rose by Glyn Hughes (cited this Category). The Nation 17 May 1993: 667 f.

A rev.-essay, covering not just G. Hughes's book but also the place of Luddism in English history and technology in Western industrial culture. A highly useful introduction to real-world machines and their social costs. Cf. Karl Marx's Machinery and Large-Scale Industry (chapter of DAS KAPITAL), cited this Category.

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