Key publications HSTS

A.A. Albert de la Bruhèze and R. Oldenziel (Eds.), Manufacturing Technology, Manufacturing Consumers. The Making of Dutch Consumer Society. Amsterdam: Aksant, 2009.

Dijksterhuis, F.J. (2004) Lenses and Waves. Christiaan Huygens and the Mathematical Science of Optics in the Seventeenth Century. Dordrecht. This book offers a new in-depth study of Christiaan Huygens and seventeenth-century optics.

Roberts, L., S. Schaffer and P. Dear, eds. (2007) The Mindful Hand: Inquiry and Invention from the late Renaissance to early Industrialization Edita/University of Chicago Press. This volume argues for a reconsideration of the history of science and technology.

Roberts, L. (2004) An Arcadian Apparatus: Steam engines and landscapes in the history of Dutch culture, in: Technology and Culture. This article won the Abbott Payson Usher Prize of the Society for History of Technology in 2006.

Johan Schot and Arie Rip, Inventing the Power of Modernization, in Johan Schot, Harry Lintsen and Arie Rip (eds.), Technology and the Making of the Netherlands. The Age of Contested Modernization, 1890-1970. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2010, pp. 1-

Schot, J. and T. Misa, eds. (2005) Inventing Europe, special issue of History and Technology 21. This issue developed the theme that was adopted by the European Science Foundation for one of its major research programmes.

J.W. Schot, H.W. Lintsen, A. Rip en A.A. Albert de la Bruhèze (Eds.), Techniek in Nederland in de Twintigste Eeuw. Vol. I – Vol. VII, Zutphen: Walburg Pers, 1998-2003.