Hedonizing Technologies

Pub Date : 2009-06-19 | Author : Rachel P. Maines | Publisher : JHU Press

ISBN 10 : 0801897947
ISBN 13 : 9780801897948

The book addresses basic issues in the history of labor and industry and makes an original contribution to the discussion of how technology and people interact...

Asbestos And Fire

Pub Date : 2013-08-30 | Author : Rachel Maines | Publisher : Rutgers University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780813570235
ISBN 13 : 0813570239

For much of the industrial era, asbestos was a widely acclaimed benchmark material. During its heyday, it was manufactured into nearly three thousand different products, most of wh..