History 408 History of American Science and Technology
American Technology through the Eyes of Foreigners and Artists
1. What¡¯s new and striking to you in the readings on this topic in Hughes?
2. Why were Taylor and Ford popular in
3. What happened to American technologies, such as Fordson tractors, in the
4. What was the artists¡¯ ¡°Second Discovery of America¡±?
5. Can you find examples of contemporary art reflecting our technological society?
6. Do you find the readings helpful? Questions and comments? Any relevant news item or website?