The age of electroacoustics : transforming science and sound / Roland Wittje.

Author
Wittje, Roland [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge, Massachusetts : MIT Press, [2016]
Description
xii, 297 pages 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Electro-acousticsHistory [Browse]
Series
  • Transformations (M.I.T. Press) [More in this series]
  • Transformations : studies in the history of science and technology
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-282) and index.
Contents
Introduction : a history and geography of acoustics -- The electrification of sound : from high culture to electropolis -- Science goes to war : warfare and the industrialization of acoustics -- Between science and engineering, academia and industry : acoustics in the Weimar Republic -- Acoustics goes back to war : mass mobilzation and remilitarization of acoustics research -- Conclusion : the new acoustics.
ISBN
  • 9780262035262 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 026203526X (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN
2016018206
OCLC
946160280
Other standard number
  • 40026606292
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