Impact of Technology on Scientists Name Institution Course Date Scientists have played a vital role in improving people’s lives from ancient times. Over time works of scientists such as production and marketing of tropical or subtropical spices cultivation pioneering of new routes of trade marketing southern crops like cotton and sugar development of mathematics medical literary metallurgical and many related technologies have undergone many changes in their history of development(Bijker Thomas and Puinch 2012 173). which affect other people in the society. In addition these changes were unique to a scientist for some time but they were later improved by other scientists. References Bijker Wiebe E. Thomas P. Hughes Trevor Pinch and Deborah G. Douglas. The social construction of technological systems: New directions in the sociology and history of technology. MIT press 2012. Pickstone John V. Ways of knowing: A new history of science technology and medicine. University of Chicago Press 2001. [...]
Your final paper will be a case study of how a single group (men, women, scientists, philosophers, leaders, etc.) over the course of history (from ancient time through the 20th century) were influenced by the changes in technology or advances in knowledge. In other words, you will trace the story of your chosen group over time, illustrating how they were influenced and impacted by technological changes or advances in knowledge Be sure to touch on some of these points (all will be required in your final paper). Did your groups view of “their world” change because of newly discovered knowledge or technology?What were the changes to their living arrangements or lifestyle?Did the creation of governments or institutions or ruling classes have an impact on your group?How important was your group to the rest of society?Were the changes your group experienced unique only to them?