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Science fiction : a critical guide / edited by Patrick Parrinder.

London ; New York : Longman, 1979.
ISBN 0582489288, 0582489296

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Other Authors Parrinder, Patrick.
Subjects Aufsatzsammlung.
Science fiction -- History and criticism.
Science fiction.
Science-fiction -- Histoire et critique.
Description 238 pages ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I. Early landmarks : from the beginnings to 1900 -- The literary background to science fiction / Mark R. Hillegas -- Jules Verne : the last happy utopianist / Marc Angenot -- The science fiction of H.G. Wells / John Huntington -- Part II. Two formative traditions -- Utopia and science fiction / Raymond Williams -- Science fiction and the scientific world-view / Patrick Parrinder -- Part III. Science fiction today : aspects of a contemporary literature -- The cold war in science fiction, 1940-1960 / T.A. Shippey -- Science fiction, religion and transcendence / Tom Woodman -- Part IV. Characterization in science fiction : two approaches -- The disappearance of character / Scott Sanders -- The alien encounter, or, Ms Brown and Mrs. Le Guin / Patrick Parrinder -- American science fiction since 1960 / J.A. Sutherland -- British science fiction / Christopher Priest -- European science fiction / Franz Rottensteiner.
Genre Aufsatzsammlung.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4494559
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