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From utopia to apocalypse

Peter Yoonsuk Paik

From utopia to apocalypse

science fiction and the politics of catastrophe

by Peter Yoonsuk Paik

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Utopias in literature,
  • Apocalypse in literature,
  • Politics in literature,
  • Politics and literature -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Y. Paik.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3433.6 .P35 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23213407M
    ISBN 109780816650781, 9780816650798
    LC Control Number2009016789

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