By Leslie Tomory
By Leslie Tomory
By Guillaume P. de Syon
The final centuries have visible unparalleled swap within the daily lives of Europeans. From the Napoleonic Wars to the tip of the chilly struggle, from the commercial Revolution to the pc Revolution, lots of those adjustments have been significantly motivated via the clinical and technological advances that came about in the course of that interval. This quantity within the Daily existence via History sequence examines how technology and know-how impacted the standard lifetime of glossy Europeans in all facets from in their lives.
Science and know-how in sleek ecu Life indicates how technological know-how and know-how encouraged each element of way of life:
• Transportation: From horse and carriage to the iron horse (the locomotive) and the horseless carriage
• conversation: the growth of mass tradition from the appearance of the newspaper and the image postcard to the advance of the web
• conflict and Imperialism: How ecu expertise enabled the colonization of a lot of the remainder of the realm, and the way the adjustments in conflict know-how eternally altered how conflict is performed
• the house: the nice adjustments of family know-how, and the way those adjustments altered the connection among males and women
By Andrew J. Shortland,Ian Freestone,Thilo Rehren
By Ronald E. Doel,Thomas Söderqvist,Ronald Edmund Doel
As historians of technological know-how more and more flip to paintings on contemporary (post 1945) technological know-how, the historiographical and methodological difficulties linked to the background of up to date technology are debated with transforming into frequency and urgency.
Bringing jointly gurus at the historical past, historiography and technique of contemporary and modern technological know-how, this publication stories the issues dealing with historians of know-how, modern technological know-how and medication, and explores new methods ahead.
With contributions from key researchers within the box, the textual content covers subject matters that may be of ever expanding curiosity to historians of post-war technology, together with the problems of having access to and utilizing mystery archival fabric, the interactions among archivists, historians and scientists, and the politics of facts and ancient accounts.
By David T. Yeomans
By J. M. Dubbey
By W.H. Dennis
By James E McClellan,Harold Dorn
Tracing the connection among technological know-how and expertise from the sunrise of civilization to the early twenty-first century, James E. McClellan III and Harold Dorn’s bestselling ebook argues that know-how as "applied technological know-how" emerged rather lately, as and governments started investment clinical examine that will lead on to new or more suitable technologies.
McClellan and Dorn establish nice clinical traditions: the beneficial sciences, which societies patronized from time immemorial, and the exploration of questions on nature itself, which the traditional Greeks originated. The authors research clinical traditions that took root in China, India, and principal and South the US, in addition to in a chain of close to japanese empires in past due antiquity and the center a long time. From this comparative viewpoint, McClellan and Dorn survey the increase of the West, the clinical Revolution of the 17th century, the economic Revolution, and the fashionable marriage of technological know-how and expertise. They hint the advance of global technological know-how and know-how this present day whereas elevating provocative questions about the sustainability of commercial civilization.
This re-creation of Science and expertise in global background offers an enlarged thematic advent and considerably extends its therapy of business civilization and the technological supersystem equipped at the sleek electric grid. the web and social media obtain elevated realization. proof and figures were completely up to date and the paintings incorporates a accomplished advisor to assets, incorporating the key released literature in addition to a vetted record of web sites and net assets for college kids and lay readers.
By Tiago Saraiva
By Ray Jones,Vincent, Virga