Technology and Culture

Technology and Culture
Volume 43, Number 4, October 2002
Special Issue: Kitchen Technologies
Guest Editor: Joy Parr


Contents

Introduction

Articles

    Van Slyck, Abigail Ayres.
  • Kitchen Technologies and Mealtime Rituals: Interpreting the Food Axis at American Summer Camps, 1890-1950
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    Subject Headings:
    • Camps -- Food service -- United States -- History.
    • Kitchens -- Technological innovations -- United States -- History.
    • Socialization -- United States -- History.
    Nickles, Shelley.
  • "Preserving Women": Refrigerator Design as Social Process in the 1930s
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    Subject Headings:
    • Women consumers -- United States -- Attitudes -- History -- 1933-1945.
    • Refrigerators -- United States -- Design -- History -- 1933-1945.
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945.
    Bix, Amy Sue.
  • Equipped for Life: Gendered Technical Training and Consumerism in Home Economics, 1920-1980
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    Subject Headings:
    • Technical education -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Home economics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Women -- Education (Higher) -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

Essay

    Strasser, Susan, 1948-
  • Making Consumption Conspicuous: Transgressive Topics Go Mainstream
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    Subject Headings:
    • Consumption (Economics) -- United States -- Psychological aspects -- History -- 20th century.
    • Consumers -- United States -- Attitudes -- History -- 20th century.
    • Externalities (Economics)

Exhibit Review

    Wosk, Julie.
  • Photographing Desolation: Three New York Exhibits of 11 September 2001
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    Subject Headings:
    • New-York Historical Society. New York, September 11 [exhibition]
    • Here is New York: images from the frontline of history--a democracy of photographs [exhibition]
    • September 11 photo project [exhibition]
    • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 -- Exhibitions.
    Slaton, Amy E., 1957-
  • Suitable for Framing: Fingerprints and the Rise of Criminal Identification
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cole, Simon A., 1967- Suspect identities: a history of fingerprinting and criminal identification.
    • Fingerprints -- Identification.

Book Reviews

    Shulman, Bonnie J.
  • Feminism in Twentieth-Century Science, Technology, and Medicine (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Creager, Angela N. H., ed. Feminism in twentieth-century science, technology, and medicine.
    • Lunbeck, Elizabeth, ed.
    • Schiebinger, Londa L, ed.
    • Feminism and science.
    Long, Pamela O.
  • La seta in Italia dal Medioevo al Seicento: Dal baco al drappo (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Molà, Luca, 1962-, ed. Seta in Italia dal Medioevo al Seicento: dal baco al drappo.
    • Mueller, Reinhold C., ed.
    • Zanier, Claudio, 1942-, ed.
    • Silk industry -- Italy -- History -- Congresses.
    Sanabria, Sergio.
  • Architecture and Geometry in the Age of the Baroque (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hersey, George L. Architecture and geometry in the age of the Baroque.
    • Architecture, Baroque -- Europe.
    Hunter, Michael Cyril William.
  • Solomon's Child: Method in the Early Royal Society of London (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Lynch, William, 1965- Solomon's child: method in the early Royal Society of London.
    • Science -- Great Britain -- Methodology -- History -- 17th century.
    Pope, Norris, 1945-
  • Useful Knowledge: The Victorians, Morality, and the March of Intellect (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rauch, Alan. Useful knowledge: the Victorians, morality, and the march of intellect.
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Israel, Paul.
  • The Papers of Joseph Henry, Vol. 7, January 1847-December 1849, and: Vol. 8, January 1850-December 1853 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878. Papers of Joseph Henry.
    • Rothenberg, Marc, 1949-, ed.
    • Science.
    Bacon, Douglas R.
  • Tarnished Idol: William T. G. Morton and the Introduction of Surgical Anesthesia (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Wolfe, Richard J. Tarnished idol: William T. G. Morton and the introduction of surgical anesthesia.
    • Morton, W. T. G. (William Thomas Green), 1819-1868.
    Berger, Molly W.
  • The Invention of Comfort: Sensibilities and Design in Early Modern Britain and Early America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Crowley, John E., 1943- Invention of comfort: sensibilities and design in early modern Britain and early America.
    • Households -- United States -- History.
    Sparke, Penny.
  • Candace Wheeler: The Art and Enterprise of American Design, 1875-1900 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Peck, Amelia. Candace Wheeler: the art and enterprise of American design, 1875-1900.
    • Irish, Carol.
    • Wheeler, Candace, 1827-1923 -- Exhibitions.
    Katz, Barry, 1950-
  • Reyner Banham: Historian of the Immediate Future (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Whiteley, Nigel. Reyner Banham: historian of the immediate future.
    • Banham, Reyner -- Criticism and interpretation.
    Luckin, Bill.
  • Effluent America: Cities, Industry, Energy, and the Environment (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Melosi, Martin V., 1947- Effluent America: cities, industry, energy, and the environment.
    • Sociology, Urban -- United States.
    Schrag, Zachary M.
  • The Bulldozer in the Countryside: Suburban Sprawl and the Rise of American Environmentalism (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rome, Adam Ward. Bulldozer in the countryside: suburban sprawl and the rise of American environmentalism.
    • Environmentalism -- United States -- History.
    Wells, Christopher W.
  • Tunneling to the Future: The Story of the Great Subway Expansion that Saved New York (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Derrick, Peter, 1944- Tunneling to the future: the story of the great subway expansion that saved New York.
    • Subways -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
    Miller, Carol Poh, 1950-
  • Grand Central Terminal: Railroads, Engineering, and Architecture in New York City (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Schlichting, Kurt C. Grand Central Terminal: railroads, engineering, and architecture in New York City.
    • Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
    Gordon, Sarah, 1950-
  • Recasting American Liberty: Gender, Race, Law, and the Railroad Revolution, 1865-1920 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Welke, Barbara Young, 1958- Recasting American liberty: gender, race, law, and the railroad revolution, 1865-1920.
    • Railroads and state -- United States -- History.
    Zeller, Thomas.
  • The Most Valuable Asset of the Reich: A History of the German National Railway, vol. 2, 1933-1945 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Mierzejewski, Alfred C. Most valuable asset of the Reich: a history of the German National Railway.
    • Deutsche Reichsbahn (Germany) -- History -- 20th century.
    Fox, Robert, 1938-
  • Disziplin, Profession und Nation: Die Ideologie der Chemie in Frankreich vom Zweiten Kaiserreich bis in die Zwischenkriegszeit (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Fell, Ulrike. Disziplin, Profession und Nation: die Ideologie der Chemie in Frankreich vom Zweiten Kaiserreich bis in die Zwischenkriegszeit.
    • Chemistry -- France -- History.
    Laux, James Michael, 1927-
  • Organise à l'aube du taylorisme: La pratique d'Ernest Mattern chez Peugeot, 1906-1919 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cohen, Yves, 1951- Organise à l'aube du taylorisme: la pratique d'Ernest Mattern chez Peugeot, 1906-1919.
    • Mattern, Ernest.
    Mom, Gijs, 1949-
  • Von Ford lernen? Automobilbau und Motorisierung in Deutschland bis 1933 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Flik, Reiner. Von Ford lernen? Automobilbau und Motorisierung in Deutschland bis 1933.
    • Automobile industry and trade -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
    Palmer, Scott W.
  • Zeppelin! Germany and the Airship, 1900-1939 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • De Syon, Guillaume, 1966- Zeppelin! Germany and the airship, 1900-1939.
    • Airships -- Germany -- History.
    Bilstein, Roger E.
  • Around the World in 175 Days: The First Round-the-World Flight (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Glines, Carroll V., 1920- Around the world in 175 days: the first round-the-world flight.
    • Flights around the world.
    Conway, Erik M.
  • America's Airports: Airfield Development, 1918-1947 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bednarek, Janet R. Daly (Janet Rose Daly), 1959- America's airports: airfield development, 1918-1947.
    • Airports -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    Neufeld, Michael J., 1951-
  • Stalin's V-2: Technologietransfer der deutschen Fernlenkwaffentechnik in die USSR und der Aufbau der sowjetischen Raketenindustrie 1945 bis 1959 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Uhl, Matthias. Stalin's V-2: Technologietransfer der deutschen Fernlenkwaffentechnik in die USSR und der Aufbau der sowjetischen Raketenindustrie 1945 bis 1959.
    • Rocketry -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century.
    Siddiqi, Asif A., 1966-
  • Russian Strategic Nuclear Forces (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Podvig, P. L. (Pavel Leonardovich), ed. Russian strategic nuclear forces.
    • Soviet Union. Raketnye voiska strategicheskogo naznacheniia.
    Slater, Ian J.
  • Canadian Nuclear Energy Policy: Changing Ideas, Institutions, and Interests (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Doern, G. Bruce, ed. Canadian nuclear energy policy: changing ideas, institutions, and interests.
    • Morrison, Robert W., ed.
    • Dorman, Arslan, ed.
    • Nuclear energy -- Government policy -- Canada.
    Nielsen, Kristian H.
  • Wind Power in View: Energy Landscapes in a Crowded World (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Pasqualetti, Martin J., 1945-, ed. Wind power in view: energy landscapes in a crowded world.
    • Gipe, Paul, ed.
    • Righter, Robert W., ed.
    • Wind power.
    Ezell, Linda Neuman.
  • Taking Science to the Moon: Lunar Experiments and the Apollo Program (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Beattie, Donald A. Taking science to the moon: lunar experiments and the Apollo Program.
    • Project Apollo (U.S.)
    Corwin, Sharon.
  • Eyewitnessing: The Uses of Images as Historical Evidence (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Burke, Peter, 1937- Eyewitnessing: the uses of images as historical evidence.
    • History -- Methodology.
    Corn, Wanda M.
  • Women and the Machine: Representations from the Spinning Wheel to the Electronic Age (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Wosk, Julie. Women and the machine: representations from the spinning wheel to the electronic age.
    • Women -- Effect of technological innovations on.
    Weatherwax, Sarah J.
  • Making Culture Visible: Photography and Its Diplay at Industrial Fairs, International Exhibitions, and Institutional Exhibitions in the U.S., 1847-1900 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Brown, Julie K. Making culture visible: photography and its display at industrial fairs, international exhibitions, and institutional exhibitions in the U.S., 1847-1900.
    • Exhibitions -- United States.
    Orr, Patricia.
  • Double Fold: Libraries and the Assault on Paper (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Baker, Nicholson. Double fold: libraries and the assault on paper.
    • Libraries -- United States -- Special collections -- Newspapers.
    Bud, Robert.
  • Biotechnology and Culture: Bodies, Anxieties, Ethics (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Brodwin, Paul, ed. Biotechnology and culture: bodies, anxieties, ethics.
    • Biotechnology -- Social aspects.
    Hilde, Thomas C.
  • The Empirical Turn in the Philosophy of Technology (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kroes, Peter, 1950-, ed. Empirical turn in the philosophy of technology.
    • Meijers, Anthonie, ed.
    • Technology -- Philosophy.

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