Article ID: CBB000700408

Spectacular Science: The Lie Detector's Ambivalent Powers (2007)


Bunn, Geoffrey C. (Author)

History of Psychology
Volume: 10
Pages: 156--178

Publication Date: 2007
Edition Details: Part of a special issue: “Power Matters: Knowledge Politics in the History of Psychology”
Language: English

Description On the popular images of lie detectors.

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Authors & Contributors
Alder, Ken
Boer, Bas de
Te Molder, Hedwig
Kate R. Levitt
Case, Judd Ammon
Zuidervaart, Huibert Jan
Technology and Culture
Social Studies of Science
Rittenhouse: Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
University of California, San Diego
Ohio University Press
Johns Hopkins University Press
Free Press
Indiana University
Scientific apparatus and instruments
Lie detectors and detection
Popular culture
Cold War
Technology and culture
Latour, Bruno
Fessenden, Reginald Aubrey
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne
Time Periods
20th century
21st century
20th century, late
20th century, early
19th century
18th century
United States
Manchester (England)
Florence (Italy)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
University of Manchester

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