restricted access   Volume 41, Number 4, October 2000

Table of Contents

From: Technology and Culture

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In This Issue

pp. ix-x
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Essay

"All That Is Solid Melts into Air": Historians of Technology in the Information Revolution

pp. 641-668
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Articles

The Sultan's Messenger: Cultural Constructions of Ottoman Telegraphy, 1847-1880

pp. 669-696
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A Metro on the Mount: The Underground as a Church of Soviet Civilization

pp. 697-724
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"They all believe they are undiscovered Mary Pickfords": Workers, Photography, and Scientific Management

pp. 725-751
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Exchange

Missing the Target? A Comment on Edward Constant's "Reliable Knowledge and Unreliable Stuff"

pp. 752-764
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Performing Technology's Stories: On Social Constructivism, Performance, and Performativity

pp. 765-775
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Performance Is a Moving Target, Reliably

pp. 776-782
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On the Cover

Science Advancing Mankind

pp. 783-787
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Book Reviews

Making Technology Masculine: Men, Women and Modern Machines in America, 1870-1945 (review)

pp. 788-789
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Design and Feminism: Re-Visioning Spaces, Places, and Everyday Things (review)

pp. 790-791
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Material Culture (review)

pp. 791-793
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The Material Life of Human Beings: Artifacts, Behavior, and Communication (review)

pp. 793-795
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Speaking into the Air: A History of the Idea of Communication (review)

pp. 795-796
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Pride of Men: Ironworking in Nineteenth-Century West Central Africa (review)

pp. 797-798
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Making Iron on the Bald Eagle: Roland Curtin's Ironworks and Workers' Community (review)

pp. 798-799
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Artisans, Entrepreneurs, and Machines: Essays on the Early Anglo-American Textile Industries, 1770-1840s (review)

pp. 799-801
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Die Tuchlebarone: Zur Geschichte der Textildruck- und Textilfarbeindustrie in Hard vom spaten 18. bis sum fruhen 20. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 801-802
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Die Geschichte der Bahnen in Vorarlberg (review)

pp. 803-804
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Transforming the Appalachian Countryside: Railroads, Deforestation, and Social Change in West Virginia, 1880-1920 (review)

pp. 804-805
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Taking the Wheel: Auto Parts Firms and the Political Economy of Industrialization in Brazil (review)

pp. 806-807
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Manufacturing Ideology: Scientific Management in Twentieth-Century Japan (review)

pp. 807-808
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The Making of Modern Intellectual Property Law: The British Experience, 1760-1911 (review)

pp. 808-810
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Frankenstein's Children: Electricity, Exhibition, and Experiment in Early-Nineteenth-Century London (review)

pp. 810-812
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Brandy, Balloons and Lamps: Ami Argand, 1750-1803 (review)

pp. 812-814
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American Surgical Instruments: The History of Their Manufacture and a Directory of Instrument Makers to 1900 (review)

pp. 814-815
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Looking Within: How X-Ray, CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and Other Medical Images are Created, and How They Help Physicians Save Lives (review)

pp. 815-816
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Revisions: An Alternative History of Photography (review)

pp. 816-817
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Off the Record: The Technology and Culture of Sound Recording in America (review)

pp. 818-819
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You Ain't Heard Nothin' Yet: The American Talking Film: History and Memory, 1927-1949 (review)

pp. 819-821
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Instruments of Desire: The Electric Guitar and the Shaping of Musical Experience (review)

pp. 821-822
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Howard Aiken: Portrait of a Computer Pioneer, and: Makin' Numbers: Howard Aiken and the Computer (review)

pp. 823-825
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ENIAC: The Triumphs and Tragedies of the World's First Computer (review)

pp. 825-826
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Inventing the Internet (review)

pp. 826-828
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Technology and Privacy: The New Landscape (review)

pp. 828-830
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Air Apparent: How Meteorologists Learned to Map, Predict, and Dramatize Weather (review)

pp. 830-831
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The Sun in the Church: Cathedrals as Solar Observatories (review)

pp. 832-833
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Ancient Siege Warfare (review)

pp. 834-835
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Medieval Warfare: A History (review)

pp. 836-837
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Monitor: The Story of the Legendary Civil War Ironclad and the Man Whose Invention Changed the Course of History, and: War, Technology, and Experience aboard the USS Monitor (review)

pp. 838-841
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American and British Aircraft Carrier Development, 1919-1941, and: Destined for Glory: Dive Bombing, Midway, and the Evolution of Carrier Airpower (review)

pp. 841-843
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Innovation and the Development of Flight (review)

pp. 843-845
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By Airship to the North Pole: An Archaeology of Human Exploration (review)

pp. 845-846
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Helicopters before Helicopters (review)

pp. 846-847
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Flying Without Wings: NASA Lifting Bodies and the Birth of the Space Shuttle (review)

pp. 848-849
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NASA and the Space Industry (review)

pp. 849-851
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Beyond the Paths of Heaven: The Emergence of Space Power Thought (review)

pp. 851-852
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Questioning Technology (review)

pp. 852-854
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The Architecture of Science (review)

pp. 854-856
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Communications

Communications

pp. 857-861
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Comment

Magic in the Machine Age

pp. 862-864
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