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Author Williams, Paul, 1979-

Title Race, ethnicity and nuclear war : representations of nuclear weapons and post-apocalyptic worlds / Paul Williams.

Imprint Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2011.

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Description 1 online resource (ix, 278 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Liverpool science fiction texts and studies ; 40
Liverpool science fiction texts and studies ; 40.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-269) and index.
Summary Ranging across novels and poetry, critical theory and film comics and speeches, this title explores how writers, thinkers and filmmakers have unanswered the question: are nuclear weapons 'white'?
Note Print version record.
Contents Race, war and apocalypse before 1945 -- Inverted frontiers -- Soft places and Mad Max beyond Thunderdome -- Fear of a black planet -- White rain and the black Atlantic -- Race and the Manhattan Project -- 'The Hindu bomb' : nuclear nationalism in The last jet-engine laugh -- Third world wars and third-world wars.
Note This work is licensed by Knowledge Unlatched under a Creative Commons license https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/legalcode
Subject Nuclear warfare in literature.
Nuclear warfare in motion pictures.
Ethnicity in literature.
Ethnicity in motion pictures.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- Science Fiction & Fantasy.
Literary studies: from c 1900.
Ethnicity in literature. (OCoLC)fst00916067
Ethnicity in motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01903157
Nuclear warfare in literature. (OCoLC)fst01040961
Nuclear warfare in motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01040962
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: 9781846317088 1846317088
ISBN 184631979X (electronic bk.)
9781846319792 (electronic bk.)
9781846317088 (hbk.)
1846317088 (hbk.)
Standard No. CHNEW 001035162
CHVBK 556236238
GBVCP 896611507
NLGGC 382626273

 
    
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