Cleveland Hall, Room 309
office phone: 540-568-5761
James Madison University
History Dept MSC 2001
Harrisonburg VA 22807
Associate professor of history
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University of Delaware
U.S. history since the 1870s, history of technology and society,
history applications of geospatial technology
U.S. history; social history of American technology; history of
"Crappy Cars, Gyp Mechanics and the Limits of Consumer Advocacy" in
The Destiny of Choice (Rowan and Littlefield/Lexington Books,
forcoming 2013), edited by David Steigerwald and David Blanke.
and the Device Paradigm: Designing Away Deep Handiness in the
Automobile Marketplace," Revue díhistoire moderne et
contemporaine 59:3 (2012).
"Mapping Historical Resources, Harrisonburg, VA," Google Earth &
Geospatial Projects on the Shenandoah Valley, James Madison
University, January 18, 2011. Video:
Auto Mechanics: Technology and
Expertise in Twentieth Century America.
Studies in Industry and Society (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University
Press, 2007; paperback edition June 2010).
"Teaching with Historic Places: Sanborn Maps and Dusty Old
Buildings," Notes on Virginia 52 (2008).
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