Subtitle Fossil Fuels, Thermodynamics, and the Politics of Work
Publisher Duke University Press Books
EAN/ISBN 978-1478006329
Release Date 2019-9-13
Author(s) Cara Daggett
Summary In The Birth of Energy Cara New Daggett traces the genealogy of contemporary notions of energy back to the nineteenth-century science of thermodynamics to challenge the underlying logic that informs today's uses of energy.