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The Resource Science fiction : history, science, vision, Robert Scholes, Eric S. Rabkin

Science fiction : history, science, vision, Robert Scholes, Eric S. Rabkin

Label
Science fiction : history, science, vision
Title
Science fiction
Title remainder
history, science, vision
Statement of responsibility
Robert Scholes, Eric S. Rabkin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809.3/876
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3448.S45
LC item number
S26
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Galaxy book
Label
Science fiction : history, science, vision, Robert Scholes, Eric S. Rabkin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-243) 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
History -- A brief literary history of science fiction -- The beginnings -- The first century A.F. (after Frankenstein) -- H.G. Wells (1866-1946) -- The twenties and thirties: a political Europe, a pulpy America -- Anti-science fiction -- The "golden age" and after -- Some achievements of the sixties -- Making waves and crossing lines -- Science fiction in other media -- Science -- The sciences of science fiction -- Scientific method -- Physics and astronomy -- Computers -- Thermodynamics -- Biology -- Psychology -- Pseudoscience -- Vision -- Forms and themes -- Myth and myth-making -- Fantasy -- Utopias -- Imaginary worlds -- Imaginary beings -- Sex and race in science fiction -- Ten representative novels: Frankenstein (1818), 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1870), The Time Machine (1895), We (1920), A Voyage to Arcturus (1920), Star Maker (1937), Childhood's End (1953), A Canticle for Leibowitz (1959), The Left Hand of Darkness (1969), The Shockwave Rider (1976)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 258 pages
Isbn
9780195021738
Lccn
76042615
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocm03169662
Label
Science fiction : history, science, vision, Robert Scholes, Eric S. Rabkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-243) 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
History -- A brief literary history of science fiction -- The beginnings -- The first century A.F. (after Frankenstein) -- H.G. Wells (1866-1946) -- The twenties and thirties: a political Europe, a pulpy America -- Anti-science fiction -- The "golden age" and after -- Some achievements of the sixties -- Making waves and crossing lines -- Science fiction in other media -- Science -- The sciences of science fiction -- Scientific method -- Physics and astronomy -- Computers -- Thermodynamics -- Biology -- Psychology -- Pseudoscience -- Vision -- Forms and themes -- Myth and myth-making -- Fantasy -- Utopias -- Imaginary worlds -- Imaginary beings -- Sex and race in science fiction -- Ten representative novels: Frankenstein (1818), 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1870), The Time Machine (1895), We (1920), A Voyage to Arcturus (1920), Star Maker (1937), Childhood's End (1953), A Canticle for Leibowitz (1959), The Left Hand of Darkness (1969), The Shockwave Rider (1976)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 258 pages
Isbn
9780195021738
Lccn
76042615
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocm03169662

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