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Volume 56, Number 4, October 2015

Table of Contents


Pro-Nuclear Environmentalism: Should We Learn to Stop Worrying and Love Nuclear Energy?

pp. 789-811 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0107


Simulation and Spacecraft Design: Engineering Mars Landings

pp. 812-838 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0113

Networking Biology: The Origins of Sequence-Sharing Practices in Genomics

pp. 839-867 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0119

Designing to the Test: Performance Standards and Technological Change in the U.S. Automobile after 1966

pp. 868-894 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0125

A Hard Sell: Factors Influencing the Interwar Adoption of Tungsten Carbide Cutting Tools in Germany, Britain, and the United States

pp. 895-927 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0131

Prophets of Progress: Authority in the Scientific Projections and Religious Realizations of the Great Eastern Steamship

pp. 928-956 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0136

Essay Reviews

Books and Reading

pp. 957-964 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0141

Non-Industrial Faces of Modern Times

pp. 965-969 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0111

Book Reviews

The Story of N: A Social History of the Nitrogen Cycle and the Challenge of Sustainability by Hugh S. Gorman (review)

pp. 970-971 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0117

Utopias: A Brief History from Ancient Writings to Virtual Communities by Howard P. Segal (review)

pp. 972-973 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0123

Futures of Modernity: Challenges for Cosmopolitical Thought and Practice ed. by Michael Heinlein etal. (review)

pp. 973-975 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0129

Las Comunicaciones Internacionales de Cuba: Del Correo Marítimo al Satélite by José Altshuler (review)

pp. 975-976 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0134

Ways of Making and Knowing: The Material Culture of Empirical Knowledge ed. by Pamela H. Smith, Amy R. W. Meyers, and Harold J. Cook (review)

pp. 977-978 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0139

Women and Work in Eighteenth-Century France ed. by Daryl M. Hafter and Nina Kushner (review)

pp. 978-980 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0109

Home Fires: How Americans Kept Warm in the 19th Century by Sean Patrick Adams (review)

pp. 980-981 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0115

Sod Busting: How Families Made Farms on the 19th-Century Plains by David Danbom (review)

pp. 982-983 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0121

Bicycle Design: An Illustrated History by Tony Hadland and Hans-Erhard Lessing (review)

pp. 983-984 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0127

Gambling on Ore: The Nature of Metal Mining in the United States, 1860–1910 by Kent A. Curtis (review)

pp. 985-986 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0132

Seeing Underground: Maps, Models, and Mining Engineering in America by Eric C. Nystrom (review)

pp. 986-988 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0137

The Medical Trade Catalogue in Britain, 1870–1914 by Claire L. Jones (review)

pp. 988-989 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0106

Krupp: A History of the Legendary German Firm by Harold James (review)

pp. 990-991 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0112

America’s Assembly Line by David E. Nye (review)

pp. 991-993 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0118

Consumers, Tinkerers, Rebels: The People Who Shaped Europe by Ruth Oldenziel and Mikael Hård (review)

pp. 993-995 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0124

Girls Coming to Tech!: A History of American Engineering Education for Women by Amy Sue Bix (review)

pp. 995-996 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0130

NASA’s First A: Aeronautics from 1958 to 2008 by Robert G. Ferguson (review)

pp. 997-998 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0135

Adapting to Flexible Response: 1960–1968 by Walter S. Poole (review)

pp. 998-1000 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0140

Energy Capitals: Local Impact, Global Influence ed. by Joseph A. Pratt etal. (review)

pp. 1000-1001 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0110

Transient Workspaces: Technologies of Everyday Innovation in Zimbabwe by Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga (review)

pp. 1002-1003 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0116

House, But No Garden: Apartment Living in Bombay’s Suburbs, 1898–1964 by Nikhil Rao (review)

pp. 1003-1005 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0122

Rethinking the American City: An International Dialogue ed. by Miles Orvell and Klaus Benesch (review)

pp. 1005-1006 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0128

Historical GIS Research in Canada ed. by Jennifer Bonnell and Marcel Fortin (review)

pp. 1006-1008 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0133

The Emergence of Video Processing Tools: Television Becoming Unglued. 2 vols ed. by Kathy High, Sherry Miller Hocking, and Mona Jimenez (review)

pp. 1008-1010 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0138

Video Revolutions. On the History of a Medium by Michael Z. Newman (review)

pp. 1010-1011 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0108

Virtual War and Magical Death: Technologies and Imaginaries for Terror and Killing ed. by Neil L. Whitehead and Sverker Finnström (review)

pp. 1012-1013 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0114

Delete: A Design History of Computer Vapourware by Paul Atkinson (review)

pp. 1013-1015 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0120

Index: Volume 56 (2015)

pp. 1016-1035 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0126