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The Resource The dystopian impulse in modern literature : fiction as social criticism, M. Keith Booker

The dystopian impulse in modern literature : fiction as social criticism, M. Keith Booker

Label
The dystopian impulse in modern literature : fiction as social criticism
Title
The dystopian impulse in modern literature
Title remainder
fiction as social criticism
Statement of responsibility
M. Keith Booker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Booker, M. Keith
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy,
Series volume
no. 58
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Science fiction
  • Dystopias in literature
  • Utopias in literature
  • Totalitarianism and literature
  • Literature and society
Label
The dystopian impulse in modern literature : fiction as social criticism, M. Keith Booker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [179]-191) 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
  • Postscript:
  • Literature and dystopia
  • Introduction:
  • Utopia, dystopia, and social critique
  • Zamyatin's We : anticipating Stalin
  • Huxley's Brave new world : the early bourgeois dystopia
  • Orwell's 1984 : the totalitarian dystopia after Stalin
  • The bourgeois dystopia after World War II
  • Postmodernism with a Russian accent : the contemporary communist dystopia
  • Skepticism squared : Western postmodernist dystopias
Control code
FIEb16126221
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9780313290923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)29312461
Label
The dystopian impulse in modern literature : fiction as social criticism, M. Keith Booker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [179]-191) 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
  • Postscript:
  • Literature and dystopia
  • Introduction:
  • Utopia, dystopia, and social critique
  • Zamyatin's We : anticipating Stalin
  • Huxley's Brave new world : the early bourgeois dystopia
  • Orwell's 1984 : the totalitarian dystopia after Stalin
  • The bourgeois dystopia after World War II
  • Postmodernism with a Russian accent : the contemporary communist dystopia
  • Skepticism squared : Western postmodernist dystopias
Control code
FIEb16126221
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9780313290923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)29312461

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