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The Resource Learning from other worlds : estrangement, cognition and the politics of science fiction and utopia, edited by Patrick Parrinder

Learning from other worlds : estrangement, cognition and the politics of science fiction and utopia, edited by Patrick Parrinder

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Learning from other worlds : estrangement, cognition and the politics of science fiction and utopia
Title
Learning from other worlds
Title remainder
estrangement, cognition and the politics of science fiction and utopia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patrick Parrinder
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of new essays on science fiction and utopian literature honouring the work of Darko Suvin, the scholar and literary theorist who co-founded the journal Science-Fiction Studies in 1973. The title of this volume attempts to convey the essence of?cognitive estrangement? in relation to SF and utopia: that by imagining strange worlds we learn to see our own world in a new perspective. The contributors have all been influenced by Darko Suvin?s belief that the double movement of estrangement and cognition reflects deep structures of human storytelling. Learning from otherness is as natu
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Cataloging source
OCLCE
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parrinder, Patrick
Series statement
Liverpool science fiction texts and studies
Series volume
17
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suvin, Darko
  • Suvin, Darko
  • Science fiction
  • Utopias
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Science fiction
  • Utopias
  • Entfremdung
  • Literatur
  • Science-Fiction
Label
Learning from other worlds : estrangement, cognition and the politics of science fiction and utopia, edited by Patrick Parrinder
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file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Contributors; Introduction: Learning from Other Worlds; Part One: Science Fiction and Utopia: Theory and Politics; Before the Novum: The Prehistory of Science Fiction Criticism; Revisiting Suvin's Poetics of Science Fiction; 'Look into the dark': On Dystopia and the Novum; Science Fiction and Utopia: A Historico-Philosophical Overview; Society After the Revolution: The Blueprints for the Forthcoming Socialist Society published by the Leaders of the Second International; Part Two: Science fiction in its Social, Cultural and Philosophical Contexts
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ocn654393583
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 312 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846313493
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1gp09gf
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)654393583
Label
Learning from other worlds : estrangement, cognition and the politics of science fiction and utopia, edited by Patrick Parrinder
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Contributors; Introduction: Learning from Other Worlds; Part One: Science Fiction and Utopia: Theory and Politics; Before the Novum: The Prehistory of Science Fiction Criticism; Revisiting Suvin's Poetics of Science Fiction; 'Look into the dark': On Dystopia and the Novum; Science Fiction and Utopia: A Historico-Philosophical Overview; Society After the Revolution: The Blueprints for the Forthcoming Socialist Society published by the Leaders of the Second International; Part Two: Science fiction in its Social, Cultural and Philosophical Contexts
Control code
ocn654393583
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 312 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846313493
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1gp09gf
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654393583

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