New Books in Science, Technology, and...

Interviews with Scholars of Science, Technology, and Society about their New Books

Science
Social Sciences
301
Agnes Arnold-Forster, "The Cancer Problem: Mali...
An interview with Agnes Arnold-Forster
58 min
302
Roy Richard Grinker, "Nobody's Normal: How Cult...
An interview with Roy Richard Grinker
58 min
303
Katherine E. Standefer, "Lightning Flowers: My...
An interview with Katherine E. Standefer
36 min
304
Sara Ritchey, "Acts of Care: Recovering Women i...
An interview with Sara Ritchey
57 min
305
William Max Nelson, "The Time of Enlightenment:...
An interview with William Max Nelson
115 min
306
Lukas Engelmann and Christos Lynteris, "Sulphur...
An interview with Lukas Engelmann and Christos Lynteris
85 min
307
John Durham Peters et al., "Action at a Distanc...
An interview with John Durham Peters, Florian Sprenger, and Christina Vagt
68 min
308
Aaron Tugendhaft, "The Idols of ISIS: From Assy...
An interview with Aaron Tugendhaft
65 min
309
A. Blair and K. von Greyerz, "Physico-Theology:...
An interview with Ann Blair
34 min
310
Courtney E. Thompson, "An Organ of Murder: Crim...
An interview with Courtney E. Thompson
48 min
311
Alisha Rankin, "The Poison Trials: Wonder Drugs...
An Interview with Alisha Rankin
65 min
312
Mitchell L. Hammond, "Epidemics and the Modern ...
An interview with Mitchell L. Hammond
101 min
313
Juno Salazar Parreñas, "Decolonizing Extinction...
An interview with Juno Salazar Parreñas
45 min
314
Katie Hindmarch-Watson, "Serving a Wired World:...
An interview with Katie Hindmarch-Watson
36 min
315
Liat Ben-Moshe, "Decarcerating Disability: Dein...
An interview with Liat Ben-Moshe
62 min
316
David Payne on the Community of Scientists and ...
An Interview with David Payne
75 min
317
J. L. Heilbron, "The Ghost of Galileo: In a For...
An interview with John Heilbron
32 min
318
Pey-Yi Chu, "The Life of Permafrost: A History ...
An interview with Pey-Yi Chu
50 min
319
Edzard Ernst, "Chiropractic: Not All That It's ...
An interview with Edzard Ernst
48 min
320
John M. Janzen, "Health in a Fragile State. Sci...
An interview with John M. Janzen
67 min
321
Evan Friss, "The Cycling City: Bicycles and Urb...
An interview with Evan Friss
54 min
322
Common Ground Scholar: A Discussion with Bill C...
An interview with Bill Cope and Mary Kalantzis
97 min
323
Roland T. Rust and Ming-Hui Huang, "The Feeling...
An interview with Ming-Hui Huang
32 min
324
J. Jureidini and L. B. McHenry, "The Illusion o...
An interview with Leemon McHenry
54 min
325
Han Yu, "Mind Thief: The Story of Alzheimer's" ...
An interview with Han Yu
69 min
326
Ronald J. Deibert, "Reset: Reclaiming the Inter...
An interview with Ronald J. Deibert
62 min
327
Teresa Berger, "@Worship: Liturgical Practices ...
An interview with Teresa Berger
30 min
328
Erika Engelhaupt, "Gory Details: Adventures fro...
An interview with Erika Engelhaupt
53 min
329
Tracie White and Ronald W. Davis, "The Puzzle S...
An interview with Tracie White and Ronald W. Davis
62 min
330
L. Vinsel and A. L. Russell, "The Innovation De...
An interview with Lee Vinsel and Andrew L. Russell
51 min
331
Seema Yasmin, "Viral BS: Medical Myths and Why ...
An interview with Seema Yasmin
23 min
332
Jacob Steere-Williams, "The Filth Disease: Typh...
An interview with Jacob Steere-Williams
55 min
333
S. Carlsson and J. Leijonhufvud, "The Spotify P...
Interview with Sven Carlsson and Jonas Leijonhufvud
46 min
334
Alan Lightman, "Probable Impossibilities: Musin...
An interview with Alan Lightman
32 min
335
Nicole Perlroth, "This Is How They Tell Me the ...
An interview with Nicole Perlroth
58 min
336
David Badre, "On Task: How Our Brain Gets Thing...
An interview with David Badre
36 min
337
Emily Willingham, "Phallacy: Life Lessons from ...
An interview with Emily Willingham
40 min
338
Daniel B. Rood, "The Reinvention of Atlantic Sl...
An interview with Daniel B. Rood
38 min
339
Hannah Marcus, "Forbidden Knowledge: Medicine, ...
An interview with Hannah Marcus
49 min
340
Jacqueline Mitton and Simon Mitton, "Vera Rubin...
Interview with Jacqueline Mitton and Simon Mitton
63 min
341
Henry T. Greely, "CRISPR People: The Science an...
Interview with Henry T. Greely
58 min
342
Nathaniel Greenberg, "How Information Warfare S...
An interview with Nathaniel Greenberg
59 min
343
Jeremy Black, "A History of the 20th Century: C...
Interview with Jeremy Black
35 min
344
Nina Jankowicz, "How to Lose the Information Wa...
An interview with Nina Jankowicz
57 min
345
Jack Price, "The Future of Brain Repair: A Real...
An interview with Jack Price
62 min
346
Tara Fickle, "The Race Card: From Gaming Techno...
An interview with Tara Fickle and Christopher Patterson
50 min
347
Jennifer M. Rampling, "The Experimental Fire: I...
Interview with Jennifer M. Rampling
62 min
348
Ethan Lou, "Field Notes from a Pandemic: A Jour...
An interview with Ethan Lou
33 min
349
Michael Rossi, "The Republic of Color: Science,...
An interview with Michael Rossi
54 min
350
Matthieu Ricard, "A Plea for the Animals: The M...
An interview with Matthieu Richard
69 min
351
Earl Wright II, "Jim Crow Sociology: The Black ...
Interview with Earl Wright II
60 min
352
Jon Birger, "Make Your Move: The New Science of...
An interview with Jon Birger
45 min
353
Theresia Hofer, "Medicine and Memory in Tibet: ...
An interview with Theresia Hofer
77 min
354
James E. Baker, "The Centaur's Dilemma: US Nati...
An interview with James E. Baker
78 min
355
Simon Baron-Cohen, "The Pattern Seekers: A New ...
An interview with Simon Baron-Cohen
58 min
356
Brian Deer, "The Doctor Who Fooled the World: A...
An interview with Brian Deer
51 min
357
J. Rosenhouse, "Games for Your Mind: The Histor...
An interview with Jennifer Beineke and Jason Rosenhouse
53 min
358
Emmanuel Kreike, "Scorched Earth: Environmental...
An interview with Emmanuel Kreike
79 min
359
Anna L. Tsing, "Feral Atlas: The More-than-huma...
An interview with Anna L. Tsing
48 min
360
David Sepkoski, "Catastrophic Thinking: Extinct...
An interview with David Sepkoski
46 min
361
R. A. Woldoff and R. C. Litchfield, "Digital No...
An interview with Rachael A. Woldoff and Robert C. Litchfield
103 min
362
Lenny A. Ureña Valerio, "Colonial Fantasies, Im...
An interview with Lenny A. Ureña Valerio
49 min
363
L. Ferlier and B. Miyamoto, "Forms, Formats and...
Interview with Louisiane Ferlier and Benedicte Miyamoto
59 min
364
R. Douglas Fields, "Electric Brain: How the New...
An Interview with R. Douglas Fields
70 min
365
Andrew Jewett, "Science Under Fire: Challenges ...
An interview with Andrew Jewett
38 min
366
Rob DeSalle, "A Natural History of Color: The S...
An interview with Rob DeSalle
61 min
367
M. Nestle and K. Trueman, "Let's Ask Marion: Wh...
An interview with Marion Nestle and Kerry Trueman
50 min
368
Kyle Johannsen, "Wild Animal Ethics: The Moral ...
An interview with Kyle Johannsen
67 min
369
Michael Fisch, "An Anthropology of the Machine:...
An interview with Michael Fisch
80 min
370
Snezana Lawrence, "A New Year's Present from a ...
An interview with Snezana Lawrence
53 min
371
Daniel A. Barber, "Modern Architecture and Clim...
An interview with Daniel A. Barber
59 min
372
Robert Baker, "The Structure of Moral Revolutio...
An interview with Robert Baker
69 min
373
Daniel Oberhaus, "Extraterrestrial Languages" (...
An interview with Daniel Oberhaus
56 min
374
Jonathan Sadowsky, "The Empire of Depression: A...
An interview with Jonathan Sadowsky
71 min
375
Jennifer Burek Pierce, "Narratives, Nerdfighter...
An interview with Jennifer Burek Pierce
43 min
376
Can we Bring Extinct Species Back?: A Conversat...
An interview with Beth Shapiro
40 min
377
Elizabeth Catte, "Pure America: Eugenics and th...
An interview with Elizabeth Catte
61 min
378
Charles R. Acland, "American Blockbuster: Movie...
An interview with Charles R. Acland
74 min
379
Alyson K. Spurgas, "Diagnosing Desire: Biopolit...
An interview with Alyson K. Spurgas
79 min
380
Paul Davies, "The Demon in the Machine: How Hid...
An interview with Paul Davies
75 min
381
Eben Kirksey, "The Mutant Project: Inside the G...
An interview with Eben Kirksey
59 min
382
Jeff Levin, "Religion and Medicine: A History o...
An interview with Jeff Levin
51 min
383
Alicia Puglionesi, "Common Phantoms: An America...
Séances, clairvoyance, and telepathy captivated public imagination in the United States from the 1850s well into the twentieth century...
53 min
384
S. L. Lewis and M. A. Maslin, "The Human Planet...
An interview with Mark Maslin
42 min
385
Richard Ovenden, "Burning the Books: A History ...
An interview with Richard Ovenden
38 min
386
Jeremy Black, "Tank Warfare" (Indiana UP, 2020)
The story of the battlefield in the 20th century was dominated by a handful of developments. Foremost of these was the introduction and refinement of tanks...
50 min
387
Nick Haddad, "The Last Butterflies: A Scientist...
An interview with Nick Haddad
53 min
388
Christopher M. Kelty, "The Participant: A Centu...
Kelty offers a historical ethnography of the concept of participation, investigating how the concept has evolved into the form it takes today...
51 min
389
Anne Lawrence-Mathers, "Medieval Meteorology: F...
The practice of weather forecasting underwent a crucial transformation in the Middle Ages...
28 min
390
Trevor Pearce, "Pragmatism's Evolution: Organis...
Pearce demonstrates that the philosophical tradition of pragmatism owes an enormous debt to specific biological debates in the late 1800s...
48 min
391
Jose Sanchez, "Architecture for the Commons: Pa...
An interview with Jose Sanchez
27 min
392
Andrea Ballestero, "A Future History of Water" ...
Ballestero looks at the unexpected ethical and technical entanglements through which experts understand water in Latin America...
56 min
393
Edward Wilson-Lee, "The Catalogue of Shipwrecke...
After Columbus’s death in 1506, eighteen-year-old Hernando sought to continue—and surpass—his father’s campaign to explore the boundaries of the known world by building a library to collect everything ever printed...
46 min
394
Erica Fretwell, "Sensory Experiments: Psychophy...
Fretwell allows us to reconsider the history of psychophysics and psychology through the lens of sensory studies and to rethinking science in the context of racial capitalism....
69 min
395
Gemma Milne, "Smoke and Mirrors: How Hype Obscu...
Hype can be combated and discounted, though, if you're able to see exactly where, how and why it is being deployed...
76 min
396
O. Carter Snead, "What It Means to Be Human: Th...
O. Carter Snead defines for us what the term “public bioethics” encompasses and provides a much-needed genealogy of the field....
125 min
397
Virginia Postrel, "The Fabric of Civilization: ...
Virginia Postrel describes how humans coevolved with textiles...
60 min
398
Abigail A. Dumes, "Divided Bodies: Lyme Disease...
Dumes offers an ethnographic exploration of the Lyme disease controversy...
50 min
399
Colleen Plumb, "Thirty Times a Minute" (Radius ...
Captive elephants exhibit what biologists refer to as stereotypy, which includes rhythmic rocking, head bobbing, stepping back and forth, and pacing....
95 min
400
Nicolas Petit, "Big Tech and the Digital Econom...
Consumers may love their products and services but, among politicians and activists, the big-technology companies are fast developing a reputation as the Robber Barons of the 21st century...
45 min