Volume 18 (2012)

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James C. Williams
About this issue, pp. x-xii

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Articles

Edmund N. Todd
Coordinating the Local: Building Water Regimes in the Ruhr and Louisiana, pp. 1-34

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Darwin H. Stapleton
Oswald T. Avery and the Technological Basis for the Discovery of DNA at the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, pp. 35-44

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Michael Martin and Heiner Fangerau
Seeing Sounds? Styling Vision? The Visualisation of Acoustic Phenomena in Cardiac Diagnostics around 1900, pp. 45-62

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Chen-Pang Yeang
The Sound and Shapes of Noise: Measuring Disturbances in Early Twentieth-Century Telephone and Radio Engineering, pp. 63-85

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Erich Pauer
The Search for (Social) Identity: Japanese Engineers, 1910–1940, pp. 86-103

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Jung Sook BAE
Consumer Advertising for Korean Women and Impacts of Early Consumer Products under Japanese Colonial Rule, pp. 104-121

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Benjamin B. Olshin
A Revealing Reflection: The Case of the Chinese Emperor’s Mirror, pp. 122-141

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Olle Hagman
A Technology in Permanent Transition: 200 Years of Cordwood Building with Consumers as Producers, pp. 142-156

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Alexia Sofia Papazafeiropoulou
Technology Users as Empirically-trained Mechanics: Assembly and Decoration of Improvised Vehicles in Greece during and after World War II, pp. 157-178

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Jytte Thorndahl
Introducing New Technology to Danish Housewives, 1900–1960, pp. 179-199

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Review Essays

Stephen H. Cutcliffe
Taking a Reflective School Bus Ride Down Constructivist Lane, pp. 200-206

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Janis Langins
Engineers at the Centre and the Periphery, pp. 207-213

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Spyros D. Petrounakos  and Maria Rentetzi
Evocative Objects, Inner Histories and Love Stories of the ‘Bricoleur’, pp. 214-220

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Book Reviews

pp. 221-258

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Manuel Silva Suárez, ed., Téchnica e Ingeniería en España, Vol. IV, El Ochoncientos: Pensamiento, Profesiones y Sociedad, and Vol. V, El Ochoncientos: Profesiones e Instituciones Civiles
(Darina Martykánová)

Manuel Silva Suárez, ed., Téchnica e Ingeniería en España, Vol. VI: El Ochocientos, De ios Lenguajes ao Patrimonio
(Maria Elvira Callapez and Anna Paula Silva)

Lea Haller, Cortison. Geschichte eines Hormons, 1900–1955
(Hans-Joachim Braun)

Cyrus Mody, Instrumental Community. Probe Microscopy and the Path to Nanotechnology
(Christian Kehrt)

Joseph November, Biomedical Computing: Digitizing Life in the United States
(Paul E. Ceruzzi)

Mark Denny, Their Arrows Will Darken the Sun: The Evolution and Science of Ballistics
(Jeremy R. Kinney)

Efthymios Nicolaidis, trans., Susan Emanuel, Science and Eastern Orthodoxy: From the Greek Fathers to the Age of Globalisation
(Constantin Canavas)

Margaret J. Osler, Reconfiguring the World. Nature, God and Human Understanding from the Middle
Ages to Early Modern Europe
(Iain Harris)

Avner ben-Zaken, Cross-Cultural Scientific Exchanges in the Eastern Mediterranean, 1560–1660
(Manolis Patiniotis)

Steven Gimbel, Einstein’s Jewish Science: Physics and the Intersection of Politics and Religion
(Alex Keller)

Anthony Heywood, Engineer of Revolutionary Russia: Iurii V. Lomonosov (1876–1952) and the Railways
(Reinhold Bauer)

Knut Kaiser, Bruno Merz, Oliver Bens, Reinhard F. Hüttl, eds., Historische Perspektiven auf Wasserhaushalt und Wasserenutzung in Mitteleuropa
(Edmund N. Todd)

Braden R. Allenby, Daniel Sarewitz, The Techno-Human Condition
(Alexia Sofia Papazafeiropoulou)

Michel Callon, Pierre Lascoumes, Yannick Barthe, trans. Graham Burchell, Acting in an Uncertain World: An Essay on  Technical Democracy
(Roman Artemenko)

Finn Arne Jørgensen, Making a Green Machine: the Infrastructure of Beverage Container Recycling
(Samantha MacBride)

Ari J. Hynynen, Petri S. Juuti, Tapio S. Katko, eds., Water Fountains in the Worldscape
(Alex Keller)

David Hochfelder, The Telegraph in America, 1832–1920
(Simon Müller-Pohl)

Suzanne Lommers, Europe – On Air: Interwar Projects for Radio Broadcasting
(Paulina Faraj)

Simon Frith, Simon Zagorski-Thomas, eds., The Art of Record Production: An Introductory Reader for a New Academic Field
(Volker Smyrek)

Sonja Petersen, ‘Vom Schwachstarktastenkasten’ und seinen Fabrikanten: Wissensräume im Klavierbau, 1830 bis 1930
(Stefan Krebs)

Molly W. Berger, Hotel Dreams: Luxury, Technology, and Urban Ambition in America, 1829–1929
(Geoff D. Zylstra)

Rachel P. Maines, Hedonizing Technologies: Paths to Pleasure in Hobbies and Leisure
(Anika Schleinzer)