Cover of: Science fiction | edited by Mark Rose.

Science fiction

a collection of critical essays

Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English.

Table of 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.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 173-174.

Series Twentieth century views


Dewey Decimal Class 809.3/8/76
Library of Congress PN3448.S45 S27

The Physical Object

Pagination x, 174 p. ;
Number of pages 174

ID Numbers

Open Library OL4888100M
Internet Archive sciencefictionco00rose
ISBN 10 0137949669, 0137949588
LC Control Number 76019008
Library Thing 2273047
Goodreads 1519037

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