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Wind Turbines and Invisible Technology Unarticulated Reasons for Local Opposition to Wind Energy
(Johns Hopkins Univ Press, 2013)
Local opposition to wind turbines stems from concerns about environmental and economic damage, as well as conflicts between rural and urban residents. This essay goes beyond these considerations to explore the often-unarticulated ...
Historians of Technology in the Real World Reflections on the Pursuit of Policy-Oriented History
(Johns Hopkins Univ Press, 2011)
Despite widespread acceptance of the notion that studies of the past provide tangible benefits, academic historians usually remain reluctant to apply "lessons" from history to the realms of public and business policy. This ...