Consumers, Tinkerers, Rebels

Author(s): 
Oldenziel, Ruth
Author(s): 
Hård, Mikael
ISBN: 
9780230308015
Date published: 
September 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£50.00

Spotlighting technology users, this book presents a European history in which ordinary people wielded the power to affect designs and innovations. The authors show that mechanization has not taken command of our lives in the last 150 years. Instead, user movements have appropriated technology and shaped Europe in their own image.