Objects in Motion
Globalizing TechnologyBook - 2016
"The latest volume in the Artefacts series,a Objects in Motion- Globalizing Technology adelves into globalization's various manifestations throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Each chapter highlights the movement of a specific object within the global economy. Transported out of their original localized frames of meaning, these objects are resignified in new contexts, connected by the interplay of the global landscapes. Bringing together the methods and objects of study from anthropology and the history of technology, Objects in Motion aexplores theatechnological, cultural, and political dimensionsaof globalization in the past and the present."
Publisher: Washington, District of Columbia :, Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press,, 2016, ©2016.
Branch Call Number: 303. 483 OBJ
Characteristics: xi, 171 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 26 cm