Building a Bridge to the Eighteenth Century

What is the problem for which this technology is the solution?

Whose problem is it?
Which people and what institutions might be most seriously harmed by a technological solution?
What new problems might be created because we have solved this problem?
What sort of people and institutions might acquire special economic and political power because of
technological change?
What changes in language are being enforced by new technologies, and what is being gained and lost by such
Students answer these questions by doing research in the UMGC library. At least six scholarly sources must
be employed to answer the questions.

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