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Future imperfect : science fact and science fiction

Author: Rex Malik; Sperry Univac, U.K.
Publisher: London : F. Pinter, 1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Future imperfect.
London : F. Pinter, 1980
(OCoLC)645276146
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rex Malik; Sperry Univac, U.K.
ISBN: 0903804646 9780903804646
OCLC Number: 6930183
Notes: Papers from a seminar held July 1979, sponsored by Sperry Univac, U.K.
Description: ix, 219 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / John Pascoe --
Introduction / Rex Malik --
The future as history / I.F. Clarke --
Attitudes towards science fiction / John Barter --
Science fact: where it leads / Frank George --
The future is furthur off than you think / Heinz Wolfe --
Inventing new worlds / Harry Harrison --
Inventing new worlds / A.E. Van Vogt --
Computers in the movies / Suzanne Landa --
Interview with Arthur C. Clarke / Rex Malik --
Profits and prophets of space / Pearce Wright --
The brain / Tony Buzan --
Man machine symbiosis / Heinz Wolff --
Science fact: looking forward to the 80s and 90s / Earl C. Joseph --
Computer technology as seen from 2979 AD / Rex Malik.
Responsibility: edited by Rex Malik.

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