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A small world : smart houses and the dream of the perfect day

Author: Davin Heckman
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2008.
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A look at how domestic technologies that free people to enjoy leisure time in the home have come to be understood as necessary parts of everyday life.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Davin Heckman
ISBN: 9780822388845 0822388847
OCLC Number: 213455153
Description: 1 online resource (x, 214 pages) : illustrations
Contents: A tale of two cities --
"Home is where the heart is", scientific management, electricity, and the early-twentieth-century home --
"Here's Johnny!" the introduction of information to the space of the home --
The emergence of the smart house --
The dawn of the perfect day.
Series Title: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Responsibility: Davin Heckman.

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