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Matter Matters: Materiality in Philosophy, Physics, and Technology

Albert Borgmann

in Materiality and Organizing

Published in print November 2012 | ISBN: 9780199664054
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191745423 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664054.003.0017
Matter Matters: Materiality in Philosophy, Physics, and Technology

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The perspectives of philosophy, physics, and technology reveal how what matters has been profoundly transformed over the last 2,500 years. The current conception of matter informs our sense of identity and our centers of orientation. But even today, what matters must be material.

Keywords: philosophy; physics; technology; personal identity; material landmarks

Chapter.  6178 words. 

Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour

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