The Surveillance Imperative: Geosciences during the Cold War and Beyond
2014 (English)Collection (editor) (Other academic)
Surveillance is a key notion for understanding power and control in the modern world, but it has been curiously neglected by historians of science and technology. Using the overarching concept of the "surveillance imperative," this collection of essays offers a new window on the evolution of the environmental sciences during and after the Cold War.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. , 292 p.
, Palgrave studies in the history of science and technology
History History of Technology
Research subject History of Science, Technology and Environment
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-152692ISBN: 9781137438720OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-152692DiVA: diva2:751420
ProjectsThe Earth Under Surveillance, Geophysics, Climate Change and the Cold War Legacy
FunderEU, European Research Council, 241009
QC 201502102014-10-012014-10-012015-02-10Bibliographically approved