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In this paper i will examine how the different readings in unit 4: technology and adult education support, question or refute the idea of technological determinism. There's a concept in my field of study called technological momentum it's a nice compromise between the overly simplistic positions that technology shapes society. There is absolutely no inevitability as long as there is a willingness to contemplate what is happening -- marshall mcluhan, the medium is the massage. Practical pieces of the energy puzzle: a full-court press for renewable energy “technological momentum,” in albert h teich.