Contents


A Parable of Automation

Forces of Production: A Social History of Industrial Automation by David F. Noble

Computerized Manufacturing Automation: Employment, Education, and the Workplace US Congress, Office of Technology Assessment

Human Resource Implications of Robotics by H. Allan Hunt, by Timothy L. Hunt

Rilke in Life and Death

Rilke: A Life by Wolfgang Leppmann, translated in collaboration with the author by Russell M. Stockman

The Sacred Threshold: A Life of Rainer Maria Rilke by J.F. Hendry

Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke, translated by Stephen Mitchell

Visions of the Grand Prize

Paris–Rome–Athens: Travels in Greece by French Architects in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

The Grand Prix de Rome: Paintings from the Ecole des Beaux-Arts 1797–1863 by Philippe Grunchec

Le Grand Prix de Peinture: Les concours des Prix de Rome de 1797 à 1863 the US by the National Academy of Design) by Philippe Grunchec

Losing the Economic Race

Can America Compete? by Robert Z. Lawrence

The DRI Report on US Manufacturing Industries by Otto Eckstein, by Christopher Caton, by Roger Brinner, by Peter Duprey

Our Mission in China

The Making of a Special Relationship: The United States and China to 1914 by Michael H. Hunt

The Missionary Mind and American East Asia Policy, 1911–1915 by James Reed

The Gospel of Gentility: American Women Missionaries in Turn-of-the-Century China by Jane Hunter

Contributors