Fish sticks, sports bras, and aluminum cans : the politics of everyday technologies / Paul R. Josephson.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Josephson, Paul R., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : technostories
  • The ocean's hotdog : the fish stick
  • The sports bra : gender and technology
  • Sugar, bananas and aluminum cans : technology, colonialism and post colonialism
  • Mass produced nutrition : industrial potatoes and industrial sweeteners
  • Technology and (natural) disasters you cannot fool (mother) nature
  • Big artifacts : technological symbolism and state power
  • Conclusion : what have we learned from this? books, bicycles, and other things that go bump in the light.