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Volume 56, Number 1, January 2015

Table of Contents


A Case in Pointe: Romance and Regimentation at the New York City Ballet

pp. 1-27 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0011

The Virtual Flier: The Link Trainer, Flight Simulation, and Pilot Identity

pp. 28-53 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0017

The Greatest Missions Never Flown: Anticipatory Discourse and the “Projectory” in Technological Communities

pp. 54-85 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0023

Fast Breeder Reactors in Sweden: Vision and Reality

pp. 86-114 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0029

Asymmetrical Integration: Lessons from a Railway Empire

pp. 115-149 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0035


Captivating Technologies: Reflections on the Equal-Tempered Diatonic Keyboard

pp. 150-183 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0003

The Concept of Technology and the Russian Cultural Research Tradition

pp. 184-203 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0009

Beyond Words

Technologist-Historian: Data Visualization Meets the Archive

pp. 204-208 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0015

Organizational Notes


pp. 209-223 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0021

The Dearborn Meeting, 6–9 November 2014

pp. 224-240 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0027

Conference Report

Forty-first Symposium of the International Committee for the History of Technology: “Technology in Times of Transition,” Brasov, Romania, 29 July–2 August 2014

pp. 241-247 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0033

Essay Reviews

The Smithsonian as a Microcosm of American Museum Practice: Robert C. Post, Who Owns America’s Past? (review)

pp. 248-251 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0001

Reviving Animals as Technology: Ann Norton Greene, Horses at Work (review)

pp. 252-260 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0007

Book Reviews

Does Science Need a Global Language? English and the Future of Research. by Scott L. Montgomery (review)

pp. 261-263 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0013

Reimagining Business History. by Philip Scranton and Patrick Fridenson (review)

pp. 263-265 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0019

Moralizing Technology: Understanding and Designing the Morality of Things. by Peter-Paul Verbeek (review)

pp. 265-267 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0025

Mining, Monies, and Culture in Early Modern Societies: East Asian and Global Perspectives. edited by Nanny Kim and Keiko Nagase-Reimer (review)

pp. 267-268 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0031

Prometheus Shackled: Goldsmith Banks and England’s Financial Revolution after 1700. by Peter Temin and Hans-Joachim Voth (review)

pp. 269-270 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0037

Matthew Boulton: Enterprising Industrialist of the Enlightenment. edited by Kenneth Quickenden, Sally Baggott, and Malcolm Dick (review)

pp. 271-272 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0005

Engineering Philadelphia: The Sellers Family and the Industrial Metropolis. by Domenic Vitiello (review)

pp. 272-274 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0010

Henry Ford. by Vincent Curcio (review)

pp. 274-276 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0016

Patently Contestable: Electrical Technologies and Inventor Identities on Trial in Britain. by Stathis Arapostathis and Graeme Gooday (review)

pp. 276-277 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0022

Underground Movements: Modern Culture on the New York City Subway. by Sunny Stalter-Pace (review)

pp. 278-279 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0028

Concrete and Culture: A Material History. by Adrian Forty (review)

pp. 279-281 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0034

Wind Wizard: Alan G. Davenport and the Art of Wind Engineering. by Siobhan Roberts (review)

pp. 281-283 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0002

Trams or Tailfins? Public and Private Prosperity in Postwar West Germany and the United States by Jan L. Logemann (review)

pp. 283-284 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0008

Cold War Social Science: Knowledge Production, Liberal Democracy, and Human Nature ed. by Mark Solovey and Hamilton Cravens (review)

pp. 284-286 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0014

The Machine and the Ghost: Technology and Spiritualism in Nineteenth- to Twenty-First-Century Art and Culture ed. by Sas Mays and Neil Matheson (review)

pp. 286-287 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0020

Spacefarers: Images of Astronauts and Cosmonauts in the Heroic Era of Spaceflight ed. by Michael J. Neufeld (review)

pp. 288-289 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0026

The Visioneers: How a Group of Elite Scientists Pursued Space Colonies, Nanotechnologies, and a Limitless Future by W. Patrick McCray (review)

pp. 289-291 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0032

Appletopia: Media Technology and the Religious Imagination of Steve Jobs by Brett T. Robinson (review)

pp. 291-293 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0000

Arming Mother Nature: The Birth of Catastrophic Environmentalism by Joseph Darwin Hamblin (review)

pp. 293-295 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0006

Hybrid Zone: Computers and Science at Argonne National Laboratory, 1946–1992 by Charles N. Yood (review)

pp. 295-296 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0012

Digital State: The Story of Minnesota’s Computing Industry by Thomas J. Misa (review)

pp. 296-298 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0018

The Life Informatic: Newsmaking in the Digital Era by Dominic Boyer (review)

pp. 298-299 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0024

Paul Lauterbur and the Invention of MRI by M. Joan Dawson (review)

pp. 300-301 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0030

Life Out of Sequence: A Data-Driven History of Bioinformatics by Hallam Stevens (review)

pp. 301-303 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0036

Biological Relatives: IVF, Stem Cells, and the Future of Kinship by Sarah Franklin (review)

pp. 303-305 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0004