news & publications

12.14.2016

"Trump questionnaire recalls dark history of ideology-driven science," The Conversation

12.10.2016

"Knowledge Infrastructures for the Anthropocene," The Anthropocene Review

11.8.2016

"Control Earth," Places Journal (republished from LA+ SIMULATIONS)

11.4.2016

"The Glass Laboratory: Climate Knowledge Infrastructures in the Age of Hypertransparency," CUNY Graduate Center, New York

10.19.2016

"Afterworld: Technosphere, Anthropocene, Geostory," Center for Cultural Studies, Univ of California Santa Cruz

books

 

Un monde clos

L'ordinateur, la bombe et le discours politique de la Guerre froide
 
Éditions B2, 2013

Paul N. Edwards

 

Excerpt from The Closed World (1996), with a new preface. Introduced and translated by Nikola Jankovic.

 

 

 

 

 

A Vast Machine

Computer Models, Climate Data, and the Politics of Global Warming
 
MIT Press, 2010

Paul N. Edwards

 

Website for A Vast Machine: downloads, media, supplementary materials

 

Reviews and prizes: Science, Nature, American Scientist, Metascience, American Historical Review, Physics World, Science and Public Policy, more

 

 

 

Changing the Atmosphere

Expert Knowledge and Environmental Governance
 
MIT Press, 2001
 

Clark Miller and Paul N. Edwards, eds.

Changing Life
Genomes, Ecologies, Bodies, Commodities

 

 

Univ. of Minnesota Press, 1997

 

Peter J. Taylor, Saul E. Halfon, and Paul N. Edwards, eds.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Closed World

Computers and the Politics of Discourse in Cold War America

 

MIT Press, 1996

 

Paul N. Edwards

 

Reviews: American Historical Review, Isis, Technology Review, Business Week, Computer-Mediated Communication, Resource Center for Cyberculture Studies