Leonardo To The Internet

Author: Thomas J. Misa
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404788
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A masterful analysis of how technology and culture have influenced each other over five centuries, Leonardo to the Internet frames a history that illuminates modern-day problems and prospects faced by our technology-dependent world

Leonardo To The Internet

Author: Thomas J. Misa
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421401541
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" -- Journal of Interdisciplinary History "This review cannot do justice to the precision and grace with which Misa analyzes technologies in their social contexts. He convincingly demonstrates the usefulness of his conceptual model.

Leonardo To The Internet

Author: Thomas J. Misa
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801878084
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Describes the economic, sociological, and cultural factors that shaped the Industrial Revolution and discusses the link between modern technology and aesthetics.

Cultures Of Knowledge

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Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004219366
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As thomas misa has argued, the relation between courts and technologies was
always multidimensional: courts embarked on technologies to make and destroy
empires, to produce and ... 4 thomas J. misa, Leonardo to the Internet:
Technology & Culture from the Renaissance to the Present, Johns hopkins
studies in the history of technology (baltimore: the Johns hopkins university Press
, 2004), chap.

A Material History Of Medieval And Early Modern Ciphers

Author: Katherine Ellison
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 135197307X
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Cryptography and the History of Literacy Katherine Ellison, Susan Kim. DuPont ...
Misa, Thomas J. Leonardo to the Internet: Technology & Culture from the
Renaissance to the Present. Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology.

Fastlane

Author: Thomas J. Misa
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421418681
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Foregrounding the experience of computer users, the book draws on hundreds of interviews with scientific researchers, sponsored project administrators, NSF staff, and software designers, developers, and managers.

Science And Technology In World History

Author: James E. McClellan III
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421417766
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(Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003); and William H. Brock, The
Fontana History of Chemistry (London: HarperCollins, 1992). ... E. Markle, James
C. Petersen, and Trevor Pinch, eds., Handbook of Science and Technology
Studies (Thousand Oaks, Calif. ... York: Norton, 1995); Thomas J. Misa, Leonardo
to the Internet: Technology and Culture from the Renaissance to the Present, 2nd
ed.

User Unfriendly

Author: Joseph J. Corn
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421401932
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User Unfriendly will be valuable to historians of technology, students of American culture, and anyone interested in our modern dependence on machines and gadgets.

Technoculture

Author: Debra Benita Shaw
Publisher: Berg
ISBN: 1845202988
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Misa, T.J. (2004), Leonardo to the Internet: Technology and Culturefrom the
Renaissance to the Present. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. A
history of technology over five centuries which examines the complex
relationship between culture and technology and also includes case studies.
Nayar, P.K. (2004), Virtual ... ofMinnesota Press. A very well known collection
ofcase studies with a ...

Wired Wilderness

Author: Etienne Benson
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801899287
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Scholars of and researchers involved in wildlife management will find this history both fascinating and revealing.