He also served as the Andrew W. The history of the United States; the social and cultural history of American technology; technology and the environment; and technology and gender. New York: Columbia University Press, London: BBC Books, Washington, D. Edited Books: Ed.
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He also served as the Andrew W. The history of the United States; the social and cultural history of American technology; technology and the environment; and technology and gender.
New York: Columbia University Press, London: BBC Books, Washington, D. Edited Books: Ed. Cambridge: M. Press, Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, Paperback edition, New York, Penick, Donald C. Swain, Morgan B. Stephen J. Whitfield Malden: Blackwell Publishing, , pp. Angela N. John L. Kenneth L. Ames, Barbara Franco, and L. Bruce Sinclair Philadelphia, , pp.
Kendall E. Bailes Lanham, , pp. David A. Hounshell Greenville, , pp. Theresa de Lauretis et al. An Anthology, ed. Martha Moore Trescott Metuchen, , pp. Nathan Reingold Washington, D. Reprinted in the National Wool Grower, 62 July, Current Research Projects: The Rise and Fall of the Appropriate Technology Movement in America This is a history of the attempt in the United States, during the s, to move the country from dependence on evermore destructive industrial and energy regimes to one based on sustainable technologies for example solar and wind power which promote environmental healing and social justice.
Technology and Play This study investigates the ways in which technology and play have shaped each other in America over the past century. Topics include toys, organized sports, extreme sports, hobbies and DIY, playgrounds, amusement parks and electronic games.
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English Choose a language for shopping. From the medieval farm implements brought by the first colonists to the invisible links of the Internet, the history of technology in America is a history of our society as well. The Bessemer process was a process of burning carbon out of molten iron by blowing cold air on it. Singer took pride in their European method tje finishing everything by hand. Andy rated it liked it Apr 04, The following are 5 key examples. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.
The Machine In America: A Social History Of Technology
Intro 1. The purpose is to argue that the history of technology is part of our general history. Imposed on this periodization is the particular stories of transplanting medieval technology, technology transfer of industrial technology, reforming technology through science, then finally facing what Mumford called the Pentagon of Power. The A. The tools brought over 1.
The Machine in America: A Social History of Technology