(Auto)mobility, Accidents and Danger

Tech_and_CultureThe journal “Technology and Culture” has released a new special issue on “(auto)mobility, accidents and danger ” (vol. 56, no. 2). The journal is the official publication of the Society for the History of Technology, of which Transportation History Committee former co-chair and long-time contributor Bruce Seely was until recently president. Listed below are the authors, titles and DOIs for the relevant articles:

Introduction: Global Perspectives on Road Safety History
pp. 307-318 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0059
Mike Esbester, Jameson M. Wetmore

Four Paradigms: Traffic Safety in the Twentieth-Century United States
pp. 319-334 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0065
Peter Norton

This Hill Is Dangerous
pp. 335-369 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0071
Nicholas Oddy

Knights of Death: Introducing Bicycles and Motor Vehicles to Turin, 1890–1907
pp. 370-393 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0039
Massimo Moraglio

Safety or Efficiency?: Strategies and Conflicting Interests in Belgian Road-Safety Policy, 1920–1940
pp. 394-419 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0045
Donald Weber

“Taking the Problem to the People”: Traffic Safety from Public Relations to Political Theory, 1937–1954
pp. 420-439 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0051
Stève Bernardin

Delegating to the Automobile: Experimenting with Automotive Restraints in the 1970s
pp. 440-463 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0057
Jameson M. Wetmore

Arrive Alive: Road Safety in Kenya and South Africa
pp. 464-488 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0063
Mark Lamont, Rebekah Lee

The History of Traffic Safety: Describing 100 Years
pp. 489-492 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0069
Claes Tingvall

On the Cover
Promoting Road Safety
pp. 493-497 | DOI: 10.1353/tech.2015.0075
Mike Esbester
~Thanks to Jonathan Gifford for this post

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