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Science fiction and the imitation of the sacred

Author: Richard Grigg
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Grigg
ISBN: 9781350065659 135006565X
OCLC Number: 1034526059
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1: Science Fiction, the Sacred, and the Ambiguity of Technology; Digging a little deeper; Chapter 2: Science Fiction and Ultimate Transformation; Digging a little deeper; "Nine Lives"; Chapter 3: Science Fiction, Participation, and Self-Transcendence; Digging a little deeper; Chapter 4: Science Fiction and Ultimate Concern; Digging a little deeper; Chapter 5: Science Fiction as a Way of World-Making; Digging a little deeper; Chapter 6: Science Fiction and Apocalypse; Digging a little deeper; Conclusion.
Responsibility: Richard Grigg.
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In his past work, Grigg has addressed the "new atheism," suggesting pathways to spirituality outside of organized religion and New Age silliness. Here, he looks to the science fiction genre to show Read more...

 
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