Dreams That Stuff Is Made Of

Science  19 Sep 2003:
Vol. 301, Issue 5640, pp. 1675
DOI: 10.1126/science.1090068

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Where Stuff Comes From How Toasters, Toilets, Cars, Computers, and Many Other Things Come to Be As They Are. by Harvey Molotch. Routledge, New York, 2003. 336 pp. $24.95, C$34.95. ISBN 0-415-94400-7.

Molotch explores the web of interactions (including social, cultural, and economic factors) that determine how everyday objects are designed, manufactured, distributed, and used.