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Volume 49, Number 3, July 2008

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Water

In This Issue

pp. a-b | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0069


Seeing Like an Engineer: Water Projects and the Mediation of the Incommensurable

pp. 531-546 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0049


Cooperative Sanitation: Managing Streets and Gutters in Late Medieval England and Scandinavia

pp. 547-567 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0047

Image and Audience: Contractual Representation and London’s Main Drainage System

pp. 568-598 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0081

Breaking from the Colonial Mold: Water Engineering and the Failure of Nation-Building in the Plain of Reeds, Vietnam

pp. 599-623 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0089

Turning Water into Power: Debates over the Development of Tanzania’s Rufiji River Basin, 1945–1985

pp. 624-651 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0061

Telling Otherwise: A Historical Anthropology of Tank Irrigation Technology in South India

pp. 652-674 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0054

Reluctant Modernization: The Cultural Dynamics of Water Supply in Istanbul, 1885–1950

pp. 675-700 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0079

From Colonial to Postcolonial Irrigation Technology: Technological Romanticism and the Revival of Colonial Water Tanks in Java, Indonesia

pp. 701-726 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0074

Engineering Innovation at Bonneville Dam

pp. 727-751 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0088

On the Cover

The Bridge at Mackinac Straits: Another Fiftieth Anniversary

pp. 752-763 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0073


Museums of Science and Technology in Lisbon

pp. 764-772 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0068

Essay Review

Writing the Global Water Crisis

pp. 773-778 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0076

Book Reviews

A Farewell to Alms: A Brief Economic History of the World (review)

pp. 779-781 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0062

Means without End: A Critical Survey of the Ideological Geneaology of Technology without Limits, from Apollonian Techne to Postmodern Technoculture (review)

pp. 781-782 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0056

A Companion to the History of the Book (review)

pp. 782-784 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0086

Gunpowder, Explosives, and the State: A Technological History (review)

pp. 785-786 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0051

Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance (review)

pp. 786-787 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0070

Renaissance Vision from Spectacles to Telescopes (review)

pp. 788-789 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0055

The Telescope: Its History, Technology, and Future (review)

pp. 789-791 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0048

Philosophical Instruments: Minds and Tools at Work (review)

pp. 791-792 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0080

The Jewel House: Elizabethan London and the Scientific Revolution (review)

pp. 793-794 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0063

The First Scientific American: Benjamin Franklin and the Pursuit of Genius (review)

pp. 794-796 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0057

American Silk, 1830–1930: Entrepreneurs and Artifacts (review)

pp. 796-798 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0050

From a Cause to a Style: Modernist Architecture’s Encounter with the American City (review)

pp. 798-799 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0087

The Best Transportation System in the World: Railroads, Trucks, Airlines, and American Public Policy in the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 799-801 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0046

Uncommon Carriers (review)

pp. 801-803 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0082

Evolution of the American Diesel Locomotive (review)

pp. 803-805 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0075

Blind Landings: Low-Visibility Operations in American Aviation, 1918–1958 (review)

pp. 805-806 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0085

The Green and the Brown: A History of Conservation in Nazi Germany (review)

pp. 806-808 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0078

Technology Gatekeepers for War and Peace: The British Ship Revolution and Japanese Industrialization (review)

pp. 808-810 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0072

Bankrupting the Enemy: The U.S. Financial Siege of Japan before Pearl Harbor (review)

pp. 810-811 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0066

Five Days in August: How World War II Became a Nuclear War (review)

pp. 812-813 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0059

A History of the Kennedy Space Center (review)

pp. 813-815 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0052

The Challenge of Affluence: Self-Control and Well-Being in the United States and Britain since 1950 (review)

pp. 815-817 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0084

Real American Ethics: Taking Responsibility for Our Country (review)

pp. 817-818 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0077

Science and Technology Policy in the United States: Open Systems in Action (review)

pp. 819-820 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0071

Science for Sale: The Perils, Rewards, and Delusions of Campus Capitalism (review)

pp. 821-822 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0065

Walt Disney: The Triumph of the American Imagination (review)

pp. 823-824 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0058

From Counterculture to Cyberculture: Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the Rise of Digital Utopianism (review)

pp. 824-826 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0067

Dolly Mixtures: The Remaking of Genealogy (review)

pp. 826-827 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0060

Pharmaceutical Reason: Knowledge and Value in Global Psychiatry (review)

pp. 828-829 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0053

Penicillin: Triumph and Tragedy (review)

pp. 829-831 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0083

Technografie: Zur Mikrosoziologie der Technik (review)

pp. 831-832 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.0.0064