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Technological discipline, obese bodies and gender: A sociological analysis of gastric banding
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-08-22)
America's obesity ̒epidemic̕, coupled with increasing use of biomedical technologies in healthcare, has helped usher in new technoscientific methods to medically manage the bodies of overweight and obese individuals. ...
Right modern: technology, nation, and Britian's extreme right in the interwar period (1919-1940)
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-04-06)
This study examines the extreme right wing political tendency in Great Britain during the interwar years and particularly its relationship to technological modernity. The far right has been much misunderstood and ...
Race, Reparations and Reconciliation After the Genome
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-04-04)
All are welcome for a public dialogue featuring two world-leading experts on the intersections of race and biomedicine in science and in society. Alondra Nelson, Columbia University, author of Body and Soul: The Black ...
Civil War Symposium Panel Discussion: Artifacts of the Industrial Revolution: Curating Civil War Technology
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-04-12)
Technology as it was applied to the Civil War — in weapons, equipment, medicine, military operations, communications, and transport — was the focus of the symposium. This symposium session was a panel discussion on the ...