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2015
FEBRUARY
Another Look At Counterfactuals
TITLE CONTRIBUTOR FORMAT
Thresholds of Change:
Why Didn't Green Chemistry Happen Sooner?
William Lynch pdf
What If Beddoes & Davy Had Attempted Surgical Anesthesia
In 1799?
A.J. Wright pdf
Technologist Historian:
Data Visualization Meets the Archive
Hanna Rose Shell,
Alex Wellerstein
pdf

AUGUST

SPEED!
TITLE CONTRIBUTOR FORMAT
Speed is a Virtue:
Travel in the Mid-Nineteenth Century United States
Christian Gelzer pdf
Speed Bugs:
American Motorsports and the Pursuit of Speed, 1926-1932
Alison Kreitzer pdf
Motorsports and the Motoring Public at Full Song (1950 to 1965):
Measuring Men, Creatively Destroying, or Stimulating Technology?
Peter G. Westin pdf


2014
JANUARY
Policy, Activism, and Popular Culture: Putting Technology's Stories to Work
TITLE CONTRIBUTOR FORMAT
Hierarchies in the Circuitry:
Women, Information Technology and Scholarship (WITS) at Illinois
Irish, Sharon pdf
Fifteen years later:
Whither Restructuring in the American Electric Utility System?
A postscript to Power Loss: The Origins of Deregulation and Restructuring in the American Electric Utility System 2013
Hirsh, Richard F. pdf
The Pill at Fifty:
Scientific Commemoration and the Politics of American Memory
Prescott, Heather pdf
Inside "La Tour Eiffel en 1900" Peter Soppelsa,
Blair Stein
slideshow

APRIL

TITLE CONTRIBUTOR FORMAT
Reversing The Whispering Gallery of Dionysius:
A Short History of Electronic Surveillance in the United States
Thomas C. Jepsen pdf
Cybernetic Futures:
Stanislaw Lem, Summa Technologiae
Andrew Pickering pdf
Solar Houses:
An Architectural Lift in Living
Daniel Barber slideshow
Memorial - Thomas P. Hughes Karl-Erik Michelsen web page

AUGUST

Why Ask What If?: Historians of Technology Look at Counterfactuals
TITLE CONTRIBUTOR FORMAT
A Different Counterfactual Perspective on the Eads Bridge John K. Brown pdf
Counterfactual History and the History of Technology Eric Schatzberg pdf
The Value of Counterfactual Analysis:
Investigating Social and Technological Structure
Lee Vinsel pdf

OCTOBER

TITLE CONTRIBUTOR FORMAT
Riding the Permafrost Rooster Across the Roof of the World Barbara Canavan pdf
Locomotion in Water (review) Peter Soppelsa video

SHOT Home
October 2014 saw SHOT's first ever Three Minute Dissertation Video Contest. Our top four contestants are featured below.

Visit our Vimeo channel to see all of the videos.

 

Plastics and Sustainability
Bradford Harris

First Prize Winner
The Hidden History of the Zoom Lens
Nick Hall
The Revolution Will be Videotaped
Peter Sachs Collopy
Working Landscapes
Sarah Stanford
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