restricted access   Volume 42, Number 1, January 2001

Table of Contents

From: Technology and Culture

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Labor, Race, and Technology in the Confederate Iron Industry

pp. 1-26
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"Between the Trader and the Public": British Alcohol Standards and the Proof of Good Governance

pp. 27-50
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"As Near as Practicable": Precision, Ambiguity, and the Social Features of Industrial Quality Control

pp. 51-80
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The Politics of Blind Landing

pp. 81-106
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Regulating against Nuclear Terrorism: The Domestic Safeguards Issue, 1970-1979

pp. 107-132
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Essay Review

High Technology in the Low Countries: Geschiedenis van de Techniek in Nederland, 1800-1890

pp. 133-137
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Conference Report

Twenty-Sixth Symposium of the International Committee for the History of Technology

pp. 138-139
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Book Reviews

The Radiance of France: Nuclear Power and National Identity after World War II (review)

pp. 140-141
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Critical Masses: Opposition to Nuclear Power in California, 1958-1978 (review)

pp. 141-143
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Oil and Ideology: The Cultural Creation of the American Petroleum Industry (review)

pp. 143-144
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Invisible Fuel: Manufactured and Natural Gas in America, 1800-2000 (review)

pp. 145-146
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Energie und Stadt in Europa: Von der vorindustriellen "Holznot" bis zur Olkrise der 1970er Jahre (review)

pp. 146-147
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Natur und Macht: Eine Weltgeschichte der Umwelt (review)

pp. 148-149
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Smokestacks and Progressives: Environmentalists, Engineers, and Air Quality in America, 1881-1951 (review)

pp. 149-150
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Smelter Smoke in North America: The Politics of Transborder Pollution (review)

pp. 151-152
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Lake Erie Rehabilitated: Controlling Cultural Eutrophication, 1960s-1990s (review)

pp. 152-154
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Bay Cities and Water Politics: The Battle for Resources in Boston and Oakland (review)

pp. 154-155
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Hoover Dam: The Photographs of Ben Glaha, and: Glen Canyon Dammed: Inventing Lake Powell and the Canyon Country (review)

pp. 155-158
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Spans in Time: A History of Nebraska Bridges (review)

pp. 158-159
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Twin Towers: The Life of New York City's World Trade Center (review)

pp. 159-160
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The Engines of Our Ingenuity: An Engineer Looks at Technology and Culture (review)

pp. 160-161
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Karl Culmann und die graphische Statik: Anhang mit umfangreichen Culmann-Texten (review)

pp. 162-163
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Dreams of Development: Colombia's National School of Mines and Its Engineers, 1887-1970 (review)

pp. 163-165
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Gentlemen Engineers: The Careers of Frank and Walter Shanly (review)

pp. 165-166
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The Diary of William Mackenzie: The First International Railway Contractor (review)

pp. 166-168
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The Most Valuable Asset of the Reich: A History of the German National Railway, 1920-1932 (review)

pp. 168-169
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A Victorian Scientist and Engineer: Fleeming Jenkin and the Birth of Electrical Engineering (review)

pp. 170-171
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The Languages of Edison's Electric Light (review)

pp. 171-173
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Recorded Music in American Life: The Phonograph and Popular Memory, 1890-1945 (review)

pp. 173-174
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Gramophone, Film, Typewriter (review)

pp. 174-176
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Seeing Things: Television in the Age of Uncertainty, and: TV Living: Television, Culture, and Everyday Life (review)

pp. 176-178
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The Chinese Road to High Technology: A Study of Telecommunications Switching Technology in the Economic Transition (review)

pp. 178-180
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Assembled in Japan: Electrical Goods and the Making of the Japanese Consumer (review)

pp. 180-181
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Advertising Progress: American Business and the Rise of Consumer Marketing (review)

pp. 181-182
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Tupperware: The Promise of Plastic in 1950s America (review)

pp. 183-184
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Information Ages: Literacy, Numeracy, and the Computer Revolution (review)

pp. 184-185
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Time, Conflict, and Human Values (review)

pp. 185-187
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The Culture of Stone: Sacred and Profane Uses of Stone Among the Dani (review)

pp. 187-189
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Studies in Medieval Islamic Technology (review)

pp. 189-190
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Music, Science, and Natural Magic in Seventeenth-Century England (review)

pp. 190-192
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Theatre of Fire: Special Effects in the Early English and Scottish Theatre (review)

pp. 192-193
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Merchants, Markets, and Manufacture: The English Wool Textile Industry in the Eighteenth Century (review)

pp. 194-195
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Science, Technology and Medicine in Colonial India (review)

pp. 195-197
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Manifesting Medicine: Bodies and Machines (review)

pp. 197-199
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Body Talk: Rhetoric, Technology, Reproduction (review)

pp. 199-200
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The Making of the Dentiste, 1650-1760 (review)

pp. 200-202
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Pharmaceutical Innovation: Revolutionizing Human Health (review)

pp. 202-203
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Comment

Pretty Good Technologies and Visible Disasters

pp. 204-207
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