Originally written in 1954 (and not translated into English until 1964), Ellul’s treatise is, we think, under-appreciated (or unused) in education technology debates. Ellul Society Conference has been postponed for 2021, still to take place in Strasbourg, France, June 30 - July 2.. By technique he does not mean technology exclusively, but rather the efficiency-based mindset underlying all technological development: the quest for the “one best way” in all human endeavors. Il sistema tecnico. Yet, following the lead of Jacques Ellul, we start not by focusing on the invasion of our lives by machines and devices, but by exploring technique--the principle of the machine. In this essay, Ellul considers the challenges posed to traditional morality in a society dominated by technique. Jacques Ellul Technique et morale "Il ne faut jamais dire: d'un côté la technique, d'un autre des abus; mais presque toujours rendre compte qu'il il a d'un côté et de l'autre des techniques différentes, répondant à des nécessité diverses, mais inséparablement unies. . The following excerpts are taken from "The Search for Ethics In a Technicist Society" (1983) by Jacques Ellul. It is a way of thinking that submits any aspect of life to rational, quantitative analysis and determines the most efficient way to do something. it. Fonte: carlo gambescia La fama internazionale di Jacques Ellul (1912-1994) risale agli anni Sessanta, quando uscì tradotto tradotto in inglese, il suo La technique ou l'enjeu du siècle (1964, trad. il va de soi qu'opposer des jugement de bien ou de mal à une opération jugée techniquement nécessaire est simplement absurde. As Ellul argues, technique has taken on a mind of its own; it is “autonomous.” Technique, he writes, is “capable of self-generation. Technique/technology Scienze: acquista su IBS a 14.70€! James Fowler on what Ellul meant by technique: "Ellul’s issue was not with technological machines but with a society necessarily caught… Jacques Ellul la technique ne supporte aucun jugement éthique "La technique ne supportant aucun jugement éthique, ..; elle ne tolère pas d'être arrêtée pour une raison morale. La gabbia delle società contemporanee è un libro di Jacques Ellul pubblicato da Jaca Book nella collana Di fronte e attraverso. . Ellul, Technique, and Technology We begin this part of the paper by quoting the French sociologist Jacques Ellul from his The Technological Society. Riletture: Jacques Ellul (1912-1994) di Carlo Gambescia - 13/04/2006. .