Society for the History of Technology


Created date

July 5, 2018

Critical Commentary

From the SHOT website: "The purpose of the Society shall be to foster interest in the development of technology and its relations with society and culture, and to promote scholarly study of the documents and artifacts of the history of technology. The Society pursues these objectives by the publication of its journal Technology and Culture; by the support and subvention of other forms of scholarly publications; by promoting excellence in technology museum exhibits; by the award of medals, prizes, and other honors for outstanding contributions to the history of technology and its cultural relations; and by cooperation with other learned societies and educational institutions with scholarly and popular interest in the history of technology."

Group Audience