Dr. Gabrielle Hecht

 

Chair

Professor of the Departament of History at University of Michigan.

Department of History
University of Michigan
1029 Tisch Hall
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1003, USA
Tel.: +1 (734) 647-7937
E-mail: hechtg@umich.edu
Webpage: http://gabriellehecht.org/

 

Some Recent Publications

Hecht, G. (2014). Le rayonnement de la France: Énergie nucléaire et identité nationale après la seconde guerre mondiale. Ámsterdam: Éditions Amsterdam.

Hecht, G. (2012). Being Nuclear: Africans and the Global Uranium Trade. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.

Hecht, G. (2011). Entangled Geographies: Empire and Technopolitics in the Global Cold War. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.

 

Texts

Hecht, G. (2010). “The Power of Nuclear Things”. Technology and Culture, vol. 51, pp. 1-30.

Hecht, G. (2010). “Hopes for the Radiated Body: Uranium Miners and Transnational Technopolitics in Namibia”. Journal of African History, vol. 51, pp. 213–234.

Hecht, G. (2009). “Africa and the Nuclear World: Labor, Occupational Health, and the Transnational Production of Uranium”. Comparative Studies in Society and History, vol. 51, no. 4, pp. 896-926.

Hecht, G. (2006). “Nuclear Ontologies”. Constellations, vol. 13, n. 3, pp. 320-331.