Available 02.01.2018
Third Edition   ©2018

Technology in America

A Brief History

Alan I. Marcus , Howard Segal

  • ISBN-10: 1-137-33485-1; ISBN-13: 978-1-137-33485-5; Format: Paper Text

A complete survey of the history of technology in America from colonial times to the present day

This thoroughly-revised and updated new edition surveys the history of technology and its role in the social, cultural, political and economic development of the U.S. from the 1600s to the 21st century. Student-friendly and comprehensive, it’s ideally suited to courses on US history and the history of science and technology, both widely-taught subjects. This revision offers a new chapter on globalization and addresses a range of additional current issues edition, including Native American technologies, women and gender, environment, 21st century technologies, and new chapter on globalization