The romance of technology in an age of extremes. Leonard de Vries' Hobby Clubs, 1945-1965

Dick van Lente

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Abstract

An analysis of the work of the most popular science popularizers in the Netherlands, late 1940s to 1960s, who offered a romantic view of technology as an alternative to the then common pessimistic cog-in-the-machine view.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)109-125
Number of pages17
JournalICON: Journal of the International Committee for the History of Technology
Volume21
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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