Law and Technology-On Shoring Up a Void, 8 OTTAWA L. REV. 536 (1976)
In his book Channeling Technology Through Law Professor Laurence
H. Tribe sought to explore the relationship between law and technology.
His search was premised on the widely-shared belief that technology has
gained a momentum of its own and is fast becoming uncontrollable in ways
that, in Tribe's own words, "threaten to reduce the meaning of man and to
degrade the human spirit ...". In the book and in the articles that followed
it Tribe has stressed the importance of the law's role in wisely controlling
Date of Authorship for this Version
Leff, Arthur A., "Law and Technology-On Shoring Up a Void" (1976). Faculty Scholarship Series. Paper 2824.