HoST — Journal of History of Science and Technology
16.1, June 2022
HoST—Journal of History of Science and Technologyis a peer-reviewed open access journal, published online in English by Sciendo and results of a partnership between four Portuguese research units (CIUHCT, CIDEHUS, ICS e IHC).
CONTENTS OF VOLUME 16.1
Thematic Dossier “The History of East Africa’s Critical Infrastructure”
This special issue includes an introduction by the guest editor Mikael Hård followed by four articles about critical infrastructures in Africa and how their analysis can teach us how to reduce the vulnerabilities felt by communities around the world.
• “Colonial Railways of Mozambique: Critical and Vulnerable Infrastructure, 1880s-1930s,” Hugo Silveira Pereira
• “Wells and Boreholes: Resilient Water Provision in Nairobi,” Jethron Ayumbah Akallah
An article in the Varia section
Na article resulting from a Distinguished Lecture
• “From the Quadrivium to Modern Science,” Matteo Valleriani
In this number you can also find three Book Reviews