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Science fiction : a collection of critical essays / edited by Mark Rose
Bib ID 646249
Format BookBook
Description Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, c1976 
x, 174 p. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 0137949669
0137949588 (paperback)
Series

Twentieth century views

A Spectrum book

Full contents
  • Rose, M. Introduction.
  • Backgrounds: Amis, K. Starting points. Conquest, R. Science fiction and literature. Scholes, R. The roots of science fiction.
  • Theory: Suvin, D. On the poetics of the science fiction genre. Lem, S. The time-travel story and related matters of SF structuring. Rabkin, E. S. Genre criticism: science fiction and the fantastic.
  • Approaches: Lewis, C. S. On science fiction. Sontag, S. The imagination of disaster. Holquist, M. How to play utopia. Ketterer, D. The apocalyptic imagination, science fiction, and American literature. Huntington, J. Science fiction and the future.
 
Notes

Bibliography: p. 173-174.

Subjects Science fiction -- History and criticism.
Other authors/contributors Rose, Mark

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