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How People Use Technology to Create and Solve Problems
The term "technological fix" should mean a fix provided by technology--a solution for all of our problems, from medicine and food production to the environment and business. Instead, technological fix has come to mean a cheap, quick fix using inappropriate technology that usually creates more...
Published August 9th 2004 by Routledge
Selling Taste in Consumer Societies
This original collection abandons culinary nostalgia and the cataloguing of regional cuisines to examine the role of food and food marketing in constructing culture, consumer behavior, and national identity....
Published October 12th 2001 by Routledge
Masculinity, Class and Technology in America
Negotiating the divide between "respectable manhood" and "rough manhood" this book explores masculinity at work and at play through provocative essays on labor unions, railroads, vocational training programs, and NASCAR racing....
Published August 6th 2001 by Routledge
Commerce, Gender, and Culture in Modern America
Leading historians explore how our ideas of what is attractive are influenced by a broad range of social and economic factors. They force us to reckon with the ways that beauty has been made, bought and sold in modern America....
Published December 20th 2000 by Routledge