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Title Science fiction / Jesse G. Cunningham, book editor.

Imprint San Diego, Calif. : Greenhaven Press, c2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  809.38762 Sci27    ---  Available
Description 224 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Greenhaven Press companion to literary movements and genres
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 216-218) and index.
Contents Science fiction as a literary movement / William Atheling -- Literature of human possibility / Ben Bova -- Science fiction as classic romance / Janice Antczak -- Potential for social criticism / Robert Bloch -- Feminist struggle in science fiction / Debra Benita Shaw -- Verne and Wells : the two fathers of modern science fiction / Kingsley Amis -- Insider remembers the pulp era -- Jack Williamson -- New worlds and the new wave / Brian W. Aldiss with David Wingrove -- Cyberpunk manifesto / Bruce Sterling -- Negative utopias and Orwell's dark vision / Erich Fromm -- Paradoxes of time travel / Paul A. Carter -- Understanding the alien / Gregory Benford -- Robot as symbol / Sam Moskowitz -- Religious and spiritual aspects of science fiction / Tom Woodman -- Frankenstein and the female voice in science fiction / Jane Donawerth -- Asimov and the morality of artificial intelligence / Patricia S. Warrick -- Nature of reality / Philip K. Dick -- Un-credible genre / Michel Butor -- Good and bad mythmaking / Ursula K. Le Guin.
Subject Science fiction -- History and criticism.
Added Author Cunningham, Jesse G.
ISBN 0737705728 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
073770571X (pbk. : alk. paper)

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