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  Volume 50, Number 2, April 2009

Table of Contents


A Disciplined Geography: Aviation, Science, and the Cold War in Northern Canada, 1945–1960

pp. 265-290 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0286

African Americans in the Atomic Age: Postwar Perspectives on Race and the Bomb, 1945–1967

pp. 291-315 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0254

A Bold New Vision: The VOA Radio Ring Plan and Global Broadcasting in the Early Cold War

pp. 316-344 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0276

“A Modern ‘Philosopher’s Stone’”: Techno-Analogy and the Bacon Cell

pp. 345-365 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0262

Mediating Emotion: Technology, Social Science, and Emotion in the Payne Fund Motion-Picture Studies

pp. 366-390 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0246

On The Cover

Lehigh University’s Fritz Laboratory and the Five-Million-Pound Universal Testing Machine

pp. 391-398 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0269


Local Food and the Problem of Public Authority

pp. 399-417 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0273

Exhibit Review

Art in the Age of Steam: Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, 18 April–10 August 2008

pp. 418-425 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0251

Classics Revisited

Pioneer in the Hardware of Culture: Roger Burlingame’s March of the Iron Men and Engines of Democracy

pp. 426-440 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0259

Essay Reviews

The Culture of Modern Capitalism

pp. 441-448 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0243

An Overture to The Oxford Handbook: Serafina Cuomo, Technology and Culture in Greek and Roman Antiquity

pp. 450-452 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0283

Book Reviews

The Handbook of Science and Technology Studies (review)

pp. 453-454 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0275

The Machines of Leonardo da Vinci and Franz Reuleaux: Kinematics of Machines from the Renaissance to the 20th Century (review)

pp. 454-456 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0247

Architect and Engineer: A Study in Sibling Rivalry (review)

pp. 456-457 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0256

Waterways and Canal-Building in Medieval England (review)

pp. 458-459 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0268

Le choix de la révolution industrielle: Les enterprises de Marc Seguin et ses frères (1815–1835) (review)

pp. 459-461 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0270

Andreas Libavius and the Transformation of Alchemy: Separating Chemical Cultures with Polemical Fire (review)

pp. 461-462 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0274

The Transit of Venus Enterprise in Victorian Britain (review)

pp. 463-464 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0244

Von Braun: Dreamer of Space, Engineer of War (review)

pp. 464-466 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0282

Digital Apollo: Human and Machine in Space Flight (review)

pp. 466-467 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0272

Beyond Human: Living with Robots and Cyborgs (review)

pp. 468-469 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0280

Closed Captioning: Subtitling, Stenography, and the Digital Convergence of Text with Television (review)

pp. 469-471 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0271

The Origins of American Photography: From Daguerreotype to Dry-Plate, 1839–1885: The Hallmark Photographic Collection at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (review)

pp. 471-473 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0242

Hollywood Science: Movies, Science, and the End of the World (review)

pp. 473-474 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0278

Medicine’s Moving Pictures: Medicine, Health, and Bodies in American Film and Television (review)

pp. 474-476 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0240

Medicating Modern America: Prescription Drugs in History (review)

pp. 476-478 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0241

Building Genetic Medicine: Breast Cancer, Technology, and the Comparative Politics of Health Care (review)

pp. 478-479 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0253

Searching Eyes: Privacy, the State, and Disease Surveillance in America (review)

pp. 480-481 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0287

Invented Edens: Techno-Cities of the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 481-483 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0265

Internet Alley: High Technology in Tysons Corner, 1945–2005 (review)

pp. 483-484 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0248

Morgan Park: Duluth, U.S. Steel, and the Forging of a Company Town (review)

pp. 484-486 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0258

Paving the Way: New York Road Building and the American State, 1880–1956 (review)

pp. 486-487 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0249

The Highway Revolution, 1895–1925: How the United States Got Out of the Mud (review)

pp. 488-489 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0261

The World beyond the Windshield: Roads and Landscapes in the United States and Europe (review)

pp. 489-491 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0250

Bodies in Motion: Evolution and Experience in Motorcycling (review)

pp. 492-493 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0260

Horse Trading in the Age of Cars: Men in the Marketplace (review)

pp. 493-495 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0264

Transport Design: A Travel History (review)

pp. 495-497 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0285

Aufstieg und Niedergang der Luftschifffahrt: Eine wirtschaftshistorische Analyse (review)

pp. 497-498 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0277

A History of the Book in America, vol. 3: The Industrial Book, 1840–1880 (review)

pp. 499-500 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0279

Tools of American Mathematics Teaching, 1800–2000 (review)

pp. 500-502 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0281

Falling for Science: Objects in Mind (review)

pp. 502-503 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0255

Energy and American Society—Thirteen Myths (review)

pp. 504-505 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0284

Environment, Power, and Society for the Twenty-First Century: The Hierarchy of Energy (review)

pp. 505-506 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0263

Rethinking Expertise (review)

pp. 507-508 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0252

Zero Comments: Blogging and Critical Internet Culture (review)

pp. 508-509 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0267

Distracted: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming Dark Age (review)

pp. 510-511 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0245

Nuclear Weapons: What You Need to Know (review)

pp. 511-512 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0257


The Challenge of Technological Uncertainty

pp. 513-518 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0266