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The Resource Science fiction : its criticism and teaching, Patrick Parrinder

Science fiction : its criticism and teaching, Patrick Parrinder

Label
Science fiction : its criticism and teaching
Title
Science fiction
Title remainder
its criticism and teaching
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Parrinder
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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1944-
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Parrinder, Patrick
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
New accents
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  • Science fiction, English
  • Science fiction, American
  • Science fiction
Label
Science fiction : its criticism and teaching, Patrick Parrinder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-161) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The rise of science-fiction studies -- Genre criticism -- Working daydreams, workshop definitions -- The scientific romance -- Logical specualtion: H.G. Wells -- The fiction of the magazines -- Extrapolation: Robert A. Heinlein -- The 'New Wave' -- Definition by structure -- Generic hybrids -- The sociology of the genre -- SF as product -- SF as message: readership and 'fandom' -- Modes of rreading -- SF as document: the 'thinging machine' -- Literature and paraliterature -- Science fiction as romance -- Contemporary mythology and the 'literature of wonder' -- Fundctios and formulas -- Domestication -- Self-coonscious romance -- Science fiction as fable -- Social criticism -- Cognitive estrangement -- utopia and scientific materialism -- Galactic imperialism -- Liberation and power -- Science fiction as epic -- SF and the historical novel -- Truncated epic -- Scientific anticipation -- The future histories -- Imitation and novelty: An approach through SF language -- Authenticity and the literary hoax -- The language of novelty -- The absent signified -- Intertextuality and parody -- Entropy and disintegration -- Romance, fable, epic and parody: Lem's Solaris -- The science-fiction course -- The 'two cultures' debate and the student revolution -- Consolidation and conon-formation -- The strange and the familiar
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 166 p.
Isbn
9780416713909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Science fiction : its criticism and teaching, Patrick Parrinder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-161) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The rise of science-fiction studies -- Genre criticism -- Working daydreams, workshop definitions -- The scientific romance -- Logical specualtion: H.G. Wells -- The fiction of the magazines -- Extrapolation: Robert A. Heinlein -- The 'New Wave' -- Definition by structure -- Generic hybrids -- The sociology of the genre -- SF as product -- SF as message: readership and 'fandom' -- Modes of rreading -- SF as document: the 'thinging machine' -- Literature and paraliterature -- Science fiction as romance -- Contemporary mythology and the 'literature of wonder' -- Fundctios and formulas -- Domestication -- Self-coonscious romance -- Science fiction as fable -- Social criticism -- Cognitive estrangement -- utopia and scientific materialism -- Galactic imperialism -- Liberation and power -- Science fiction as epic -- SF and the historical novel -- Truncated epic -- Scientific anticipation -- The future histories -- Imitation and novelty: An approach through SF language -- Authenticity and the literary hoax -- The language of novelty -- The absent signified -- Intertextuality and parody -- Entropy and disintegration -- Romance, fable, epic and parody: Lem's Solaris -- The science-fiction course -- The 'two cultures' debate and the student revolution -- Consolidation and conon-formation -- The strange and the familiar
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xix, 166 p.
Isbn
9780416713909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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