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Administering Vaccination in Interwar Algeria

Medical Auxiliaries, Smallpox, and the Colonial State in the Communes mixtes

Hannah-Louise Clark

the skin, followed by examination of the vaccination site for signs that the vaccination had “taken” a week or so later. 16 This meant that vaccination relied on paper technologies as well as medical technique, since some kind of written record was

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The Origins of the Anti-Liberal Left

The 1979 Vincennes Conference on Neoliberalism

Michael C. Behrent

the name of reassuring order.” 55 A significant factor in the emergence of an increasingly sophisticated security apparatus (which participants discussed at length) was computer technology. French consciousness of the imminent “computer revolution

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Sarah Horton and Adrian van den Hoven

-itself, that thought can never be wholly separated from magic. He does later counsel employing “technology, media, and education” to “dissolv[e] the more pernicious current elements of social magic one trick at a time” (160), which phrasing confirms that we

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Scott Gunther

in innovative, creative fields, especially in fashion, media, or technology. “They have jobs in the ‘knowledge economy,’ in media, in dot-coms.” (Louis) “They work in creative fields, in communication, new technologies.” (François) “They’re in

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Manufacturing a Multifunctional Countryside

Operational Landscapes, Urban Desire, and the French State, 1945–1976

Venus Bivar

continuity and stability. As Sarah Farmer has argued, rural France “appealed to city dwellers who feared that increased urbanization, the rise of mass consumption and growing dependence on technology was cutting them off from nature.” 27 Memoirs about rural

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Sophie Meunier

, is France a necessary component of any diplomatic, military or economic solution to the world’s most intractable problems, a passage obligé for reform in the European Union (EU), an indispensable producer of technology and knowledge, and a cultural

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Suzanne Berger

’s Voters and the Decline of American Manufacturing,” Issues in Science and Technology (Summer 2016), 27. 9 A right-on-the mark conclusion I borrow from Bonvillian’s article. 10 David Autor, David Dorn, Gordon Hanson, and Kaveh Majlesi, “Importing

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Aaron Freundschuh, Jonah D. Levy, Patricia Lorcin, Alexis Spire, Steven Zdatny, Caroline Ford, Minayo Nasiali, George Ross, William Poulin-Deltour, and Kathryn Kleppinger

. In the years of postwar growth, the firm advertised well and invested intelligently in research and innovation, particularly in quartz and electronic technologies. Occupation of the factory in May 1968 in sympathy with the student rebellion was an

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Patrick Young, David Looseley, Elayne Oliphant, and Kolja Lindner

breach in the city’s fortifications that might lead to the same outcome. The development of more accurate long-range artillery technologies allowed Prussian troops to shell the city—including its civilian population and most venerable cultural landmarks

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Matthew C. Eshleman

technology at her disposal (no computers, internet, etc.) and her translation of Being and Nothingness is far better than many other first English translations of French philosophical texts from the same period’ ( SR , xl). Indeed, Barnes was aware that