Volume 57, Number 4, October 2016

Table of Contents

Articles

Engineering Philosophy: Theories of Technology, German Idealism, and Social Order in High-Industrial Germany

pp. 721-752
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The Text in the Machine: American Copyright Law and the Many Natures of Software, 1974–1978

pp. 753-779
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Droughts and Dragons: Geography, Rainfall, and Eighteenth-Century London’s Water Systems

pp. 780-805
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From Natural Monopoly to Public Utility: Technological Determinism and the Political Economy of Infrastructure in Progressive-Era America

pp. 806-830
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Détente from the Air: Monitoring Air Pollution during the Cold War

pp. 831-865
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Proximal Design: Users as Designers of Mobility in the Russian North

pp. 866-908
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Inside the Black Box

The Concave Faces of the Great Pyramid: An Explanation

pp. 909-925
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Step Forum

STEP Matters: Historiographical Considerations

pp. 926-929
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Beyond Fixed Geographies: Moving Localities and the Making of Knowledge

pp. 930-939
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Education and Textbooks

pp. 940-950
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Experts and Peripheries: Ongoing Research and Future Challenges

pp. 951-965
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Popularization of Science, Technology, and Medicine in the “Periphery”: A Step Further?

pp. 966-977
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How to Write an Urban History of STM on the “Periphery”

pp. 978-988
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Technology and Nation: Learning from the Periphery

pp. 989-997
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Exhibit Review

The Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution

pp. 998-1004
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Book Reviews

Ecclesiastical Lordship, Seigneurial Power, and the Commercialization of Milling in Medieval England by Adam Lucas (review)

pp. 1005-1006
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Medieval Robots: Mechanism, Magic, Nature, and Art by E. R. Truitt (review)

pp. 1007-1008
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Embodiment and Mechanisation: Reciprocal Understandings of Body and Machine from the Renaissance to the Present by Daniel Black (review)

pp. 1008-1010
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Scenes of Projection: Recasting the Enlightenment Subject by Jill H. Casid (review)

pp. 1010-1012
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Écrire et publier des savoirs au XIXe siècle: Une revue en construction: Les Annales des Ponts et Chaussées (1831–1866) by Nathalie Montel (review)

pp. 1012-1013
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From Rail to Road and Back Again? A Century of Transport Competition and Interdependency ed. by Ralf Roth, Colin Divall (review)

pp. 1014-1015
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Taconite Dreams: The Struggle to Sustain Mining on Minnesota’s Iron Range, 1915–2000 by Jeffrey T. Manuel (review)

pp. 1015-1017
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Unified Military Industries of the Soviet Bloc: Hungary and the Division of Labor in Military Production by Pál Germuska (review)

pp. 1017-1018
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Information and Intrigue: From Index Cards to Dewey Decimals to Alger Hiss by Colin B. Burke (review)

pp. 1019-1020
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The Undersea Network by Nicole Starosielski (review)

pp. 1020-1022
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Culture of Class: Radio and Cinema in the Making of a Divided Argentina by Matthew B. Karush (review)

pp. 1022-1023
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Anatomy of a Robot: Literature, Cinema, and the Cultural Work of Artificial People by Despina Kakoudaki (review)

pp. 1024-1025
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The Camera Does the Rest: How Polaroid Changed Photography by Peter Buse (review)

pp. 1025-1027
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Packaged Pleasures: How Technology and Marketing Revolutionized Desire by Gary S. Cross, Robert N. Proctor (review)

pp. 1027-1028
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Energy and Ethics: Justice and the Global Energy Challenge by Benjamin K. Sovacool (review)

pp. 1029-1030
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Urban Life-Worlds in Motion: African Perspectives ed. by Hans Peter Hahn, Kristin Kastner (review)

pp. 1030-1032
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Development and Environmental Politics Unmasked: Authority, Participation and Equity in East Timor by Christopher Shephard (review)

pp. 1032-1034
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Militarizing the Environment: Climate Change and the Security State by Robert P. Marzec (review)

pp. 1034-1035
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Tunnel Visions: The Rise and Fall of the Superconducting Super Collider by Michael Riordan, Lillian Hoddeson, Adrienne W. Kolb (review)

pp. 1036-1037
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The Recombinant University: Genetic Engineering and the Emergence of Stanford Biotechnology by Doogab Yi (review)

pp. 1037-1039
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The Sound of Innovation: Stanford and the Computer Music Revolution by Andrew J. Nelson (review)

pp. 1039-1041
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Hacking Europe: From Computer Cultures to Demoscenes ed. by Gerard Alberts, Ruth Oldenziel (review)

pp. 1041-1042
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Making Computers Accessible: Disability Rights and Digital Technology by Elizabeth R. Petrick (review)

pp. 1043-1044
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Knowledge Machines: Digital Transformations of the Sciences and Humanities by Eric T. Meyer, Ralph Schroeder (review)

pp. 1045-1046
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Volume 57 (2016)

pp. 1047-1074
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