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 (mŭm′fərd), Lewis 1895-1990.
American social critic and writer whose works, such as The Culture of Cities (1938) and The Conduct of Life (1951), decry dehumanizing technology and call for a return to humanitarian and moral values.
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Mumford

(ˈmʌmfəd)
n
(Biography) Lewis. 1895–1990, US sociologist, whose works are chiefly concerned with the relationship between humans and their environment. They include The City in History (1962) and Roots of Contemporary Architecture (1972)
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Mum•ford

(ˈmʌm fərd)

n.
Lewis, 1895–1990, U.S. author and social scientist.
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