A Companion to American Technology
is a groundbreaking collection of original essays that analyze the hard-to-define phenomenon of “technology” in America.
- 22 original essays by expert scholars cover the most important features of American technology, including developments in automobiles, television, and computing
- Analyzes the ways in which technologies are organized, such as in the engineering profession, government, medicine and agriculture
- Includes discussions of how technologies interact with race, gender, class, and other organizing structures in American society
Keywords: HISTORY / Modern / 19th Century HIS037060