Bibliography

The Envirotech bibliography is a work in progress, initiated by Julie Cohn and Finn Arne Jørgensen after the ASEH2 2016 meeting in Seattle.

Any Envirotech member can contribute to the bibliography by installing Zotero on their computers and requesting to join the group here. Once you have been added to the group, you can add entries directly to the bibliography.

Anderson, Joe. “War on Weeds: Iowa Farmers and Growth-Regulator Herbicides.” Technology and Culture 46, no. 4 (2005): 719–44. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/192282.
Benson, Etienne. “Generating Infrastructural Invisibility: Insulation, Interconnection, and Avian Excrement in the Southern California Power Grid.” Environmental Humanities 6, no. 1 (January 1, 2015): 103–30. https://doi.org/10.1215/22011919-3615916.
Carse, Ashley. “Nature as Infrastructure: Making and Managing the Panama Canal Watershed.” Social Studies of Science 42, no. 4 (August 1, 2012): 539–63. https://doi.org/10.1177/0306312712440166.
Cole, Camille Lyans. “Precarious Empires: A Social and Environmental History of Steam Navigation on the Tigris.” Journal of Social History 50, no. 1 (September 1, 2016): 74–101. https://doi.org/10.1093/jsh/shw011.
Gardner, Robert. “Constructing a Technological Forest: Nature, Culture, and Tree-Planting in the Nebraska Sand Hills.” Environmental History 14, no. 2 (April 1, 2009): 275–97. https://doi.org/10.1093/envhis/14.2.275.
Horowitz, Roger. “Making the Chicken of Tomorrow: Reworking Poultry as Commodities and as Creatures, 1945-1990.” In Industrializing Organisms: Introducing Evolutionary History, edited by Susan Schrepfer and Philip Scranton, 215–36. Routledge, 2004.
Jones, Christopher F. “A Landscape of Energy Abundance: Anthracite Coal Canals and the Roots of American Fossil Fuel Dependence, 1820–1860.” Environmental History 15, no. 3 (July 1, 2010): 449–84. https://doi.org/10.1093/envhis/emq057.
Jørgensen, Finn Arne. “Why Look at Cabin Porn?” Public Culture 27, no. 3 77 (September 1, 2015): 557–78. https://doi.org/10.1215/08992363-2896231.
Jørgensen, Dolly. “Not by Human Hands: Five Technological Tenets for Environmental History in the Anthropocene.” Environment and History 20, no. 4 (November 1, 2014): 479–89. https://doi.org/10.3197/096734014X14091313617163.
Jørgensen, Finn Arne. Making a Green Machine: The Infrastructure of Beverage Container Recycling. New Brunswick, N.J: Rutgers University Press, 2011.
Jørgensen, Dolly, Finn Arne Jørgensen, and Sara B. Pritchard. New Natures: Joining Environmental History with Science and Technology Studies. 1 edition. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2013.
LeCain, Timothy J. Mass Destruction: The Men and Giant Mines That Wired America and Scarred the Planet. New Brunswick, N.J: Rutgers University Press, 2009.
Melosi, Martin. The Sanitary City: Environmental Services in Urban America from Colonial Times to the Present. Creating the North American Landscape. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.
Pritchard, Sara B. “Reconstructing the Rhône: The Cultural Politics of Nature and Nation in Contemporary France, 1945-1997.” French Historical Studies 27, no. 4 (September 21, 2004): 765–99. https://doi.org/10.1215/00161071-27-4-765.
Schrepfer, Susan, and Philip Scranton. Industrializing Organisms: Introducing Evolutionary History. Routledge, 2004.
Stine, Jeffrey K., and Joel A. Tarr. “At the Intersection of Histories: Technology and the Environment.” Technology and Culture 39, no. 4 (1998): 601–40. https://doi.org/10.1353/tech.1998.0101.
Stine, Jeffrey K., and Joel A. Tarr. “Introduction to the Special Issue: Technology and the Environment: The Historians’ Challenge.” Environmental History Review 18, no. 1 (Spring 1994): 1–7. https://doi.org/10.2307/3984742.
Sutter, Paul S. “Nature’s Agents or Agents of Empire? Entomological Workers and Environmental Change during the Construction of the Panama Canal.” Isis 98, no. 4 (December 1, 2007): 724–54. https://doi.org/10.1086/529265.
Tarr, Joel A. “Searching for a ‘Sink’ for an Industrial Waste: Iron-Making Fuels and the Environment.” Environmental History Review 18, no. 1 (Spring 1994): 9–34. https://doi.org/10.2307/3984743.
Teisch, Jessica B. “Great Western Power, ‘White Coal,’ and Industrial Capitalism in the West.” Pacific Historical Review 70, no. 2 (2001): 221–53. https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2001.70.2.221.
Wolfe, Mikael. Watering the Revolution: An Environmental and Technological History of Agrarian Reform in Mexico, 2017.
Zimring, Carl A. Cash for Your Trash: Scrap Recycling in America. Rutgers University Press (2005), Hardcover, 2005.