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The Poetics of Science Fiction Books

  • Autor: Peter Stockwell
  • Editor: Longman
  • Relaese Date: 02 May 2000
  • ISBN: 0582369932
  • Format Book: PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
  • Number of page: 262 pages
  • File Size: 48MB
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Description The Poetics of Science Fiction de Peter Stockwell:

The Poetics of Science Fiction uniquely uses the science of linguistics to explore the literary universe of science fiction. Developing arguments about specific texts and movements throughout the twentieth-century, the book is a readable discussion of this most popular of genres. It also uses the extreme conditions offered by science fiction to develop new insights into the language of the literary context. The discussion ranges from a detailed investigation of new words and metaphors, to the exploration of new worlds, from pulp science fiction to the genre's literary masterpieces, its special effects and poetic expression. Speculations and extrapolations throughout the book engage the reader in thought-experiments and discussion points, with selected further reading making it a useful source book for classroom and seminar. More knowledge about this writer can't be found as well as is taken off at the inquire from the creator. You could possibly could be interested in different publications through the Peter Stockwell. We had been in the position to get hold of the majority of the nearly all iformatsii for yourself. Regarding creators of these studies: site won't extend to open public admittance your books on our web sites exclusively opening details about the novel. If you feel that web page can be infringing, be sure to email us all about this needless to say the article writer of such publications, i will quickly eliminate internet pages from website.

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