By Carroll Pursell
- 22 unique essays by way of specialist students disguise an important beneficial properties of yank expertise, together with advancements in cars, tv, and computing
- Analyzes the ways that applied sciences are equipped, comparable to within the engineering occupation, executive, medication and agriculture
- Includes discussions of ways applied sciences have interaction with race, gender, category, and different organizing constructions in American society
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A Companion to American Technology (Wiley Blackwell Companions to American History) by Carroll Pursell