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Volume 52, Number 4, October 2011

Table of Contents


Intersections: Technology, Mobility, and Geography

pp. 673-677 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0139


Whiteness, Freedom, and Technology: The Racial Struggle over Philadelphia’s Streetcars, 1859–1867

pp. 678-702 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0166

Designing the Nation: The Belgian Railway Project, 1830–1837

pp. 703-732 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0145

The Crossroads of Technology and Tradition: Vernacular Bicycles in Rural Finland, 1880–1910

pp. 733-756 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0151

Uncanny and In-Between: The Garage in Rural and Suburban Belgian Flanders

pp. 757-787 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0158

Film Review

When Women Were Computers: LeAnn Erickson, Top Secret Rosies

pp. 788-791 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0154

Essay Reviews

Technology, Bodily Limits, and Ways of Knowing: Joy Parr Sensing Changes

pp. 792-795 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0148

“And it is, it is a glorious thing / To be a Pirate King!”: Adrian Johns, Piracy

pp. 796-800 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0132

The Richest Hills Unearthed: Timothy J. LeCain, Mass Destruction

pp. 801-804 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0135

The Uses of Context: Steen Hyldgaard Christensen, Bernard Delahousse, and Martin Meganck, eds., Engineering in Context

pp. 805-808 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0125

Book Reviews

Tacit and Explicit Knowledge (review)

pp. 809-810 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0164

Heidegger’s Technologies: Postphenomenological Perspectives (review)

pp. 811-812 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0156

The Alchemy of Glass: Counterfeit, Imitation, and Transmutation in Ancient Glassmaking (review)

pp. 813-814 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0142

Technology and Culture (review)

pp. 816-817 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0150

Ship (review)

pp. 818-819 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0131

In the Shadow of Slavery: Africa’s Botanical Legacy in the Atlantic World (review)

pp. 819-821 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0144

The Enlightened Economy: An Economic History of Britain 1700–1850 (review)

pp. 821-822 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0160

Midnight Ride, Industrial Dawn: Paul Revere and the Growth of American Enterprise (review)

pp. 823-824 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0153

Historic Canals and Waterways of South Carolina (review)

pp. 824-826 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0138

A Most Magnificent Machine: America Adopts the Railroad, 1825–1862 (review)

pp. 826-827 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0167

Untimely Ruins: An Archaeology of American Urban Modernity, 1819–1919 (review)

pp. 828-829 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0130

Edison’s Electric Light: The Art of Invention (review)

pp. 829-831 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0168

Verso la Modernità: I bresciani e le esposizioni industriali 1800–1915 (review)

pp. 831-833 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0146

Urban Modernity: Cultural Innovation in the Second Industrial Revolution (review)

pp. 833-835 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0137

Designing Tomorrow: America’s World’s Fairs of the 1930s (review)

pp. 835-837 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0159

Calling All Cars: Radio Dragnets and the Technology of Policing (review)

pp. 837-838 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0152

The Nature of New York: An Environmental History of the Empire State (review)

pp. 838-840 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0140

Jungle Laboratories: Mexican Peasants, National Projects, and the Making of the Pill (review)

pp. 840-842 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0155

In the Shadow of Melting Glaciers: Climate Change and Andean Society (review)

pp. 842-843 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0133

Fixing the Sky: The Checkered History of Weather and Climate Control (review)

pp. 844-845 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0126

Why America Is Not a New Rome (review)

pp. 814-816 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0169

Eating Rice from Bamboo Roots: The Social History of a Community of Handicraft Papermakers in Rural Sichuan, 1920–2000 (review)

pp. 845-847 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0162

Vom “nationalen” zum “sozialistischen” Selbst: Zur Erfahrungs-geschichte deutscher Chemiker und Ingenieure im 20. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 847-848 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0136

Empty Pleasures: The Story of Artificial Sweeteners from Saccharin to Splenda (review)

pp. 849-850 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0143

The Routes of Man: How Roads are Changing the World and the Way We Live Today (review)

pp. 850-852 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0149

Prime Movers of Globalization: The History and Impact of Diesel Engines and Gas Turbines (review)

pp. 852-853 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0165

The Yugo: The Rise and Fall of the Worst Car in History (review)

pp. 854-855 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0157

Petrostate: Putin, Power, and the New Russia (review)

pp. 855-857 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0129

The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind (review)

pp. 857-858 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0147

Becoming MIT: Moments of Decision (review)

pp. 859-860 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0141

The Banham Lectures: Essays on Designing the Future (review)

pp. 860-862 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0163

Technology and Medical Practice: Blood, Guts and Machines (review)

pp. 862-863 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0134

Technikgeschichte: Basistexte, and: Technikgeschichte: Eine Einführung in ihre Konzepte und Forschungsergebnisse (review)

pp. 864-865 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0127


Volume 52 (2011)

pp. 866-890 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2011.0161