A Companion to the History of American Technology, Hardback Book

A Companion to the History of American Technology Hardback

Edited by Carroll Pursell

Part of the Blackwell Companions to American History series

Description

"A Companion to American Technology" is a groundbreaking collection of original essays that analyze the hard-to-define phenomenon of 'technology' in America. 22 original essays by expert scholars cover the most important features of American technology, including developments in automobiles, television, and computing.

This book analyzes the ways in which technologies are organized, such as in the engineering profession, government, medicine and agriculture.

It includes discussions of how technologies interact with race, gender, class, and other organizing structures in American society.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 480 pages, 0
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: History: specific events & topics
  • ISBN: 9780631228448

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