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Heterocosms : science fiction in context and practice

Author: Brian M Stableford
Publisher: [San Bernardino, Ca.] : Borgo Press, 2007.
Series: I.O. Evans studies in the philosophy & criticism of literature, no. 39.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian M Stableford
ISBN: 0809519070 9780809519071
OCLC Number: 171236218
Description: 272 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The last chocolate bar and the majesty of truth : reflections on the concept of "hardness" in science fiction --
How should a science fiction end? --
The third generation of genre science fiction --
Deus ex machina, or, How to achieve a perfect science-fictional climax --
Biotechnology and utopia --
Far futures --
How should a science fiction story begin? --
The discovery of secondary worlds : notes on the aesthetics and methodology of heterocosmic creativity.
Series Title: I.O. Evans studies in the philosophy & criticism of literature, no. 39.
Other Titles: Heterocosms and other essays on fantastic literature
Responsibility: by Brian Stableford.

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