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Making Technology Masculine

Men, Women, and Modern Machines in America, 1870-1945

by Ruth Oldenziel

  • 227 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Amsterdam University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Gender Studies,
  • History of engineering & technology,
  • Impact of science & technology on society,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Labor,
  • History Of Technology,
  • Sex Roles (Sociological Aspects),
  • Technology,
  • History: American,
  • North America,
  • Social Aspects,
  • Technology / Social Aspects,
  • History,
  • General,
  • Human-machine systems,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9312178M
    ISBN 109053563814
    ISBN 109789053563816

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Making Technology Masculine: Men, Women, and Modern Machines in America, maps the historical process through which men laid claims to technology as their exclusive terrain.

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Making Technology Masculine: Men, Women, and Modern Machines in America, maps the historical process through which men laid claims to technology as their exclusive terrain.

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Making Technology Masculine: Men, Women, and Modern Machines in America, maps the historical process through which men laid claims to technology as their exclusive terrain.

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