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The politics of perfection : technology and creation in literature and film / Kimberly Hurd Hale.

Author/Creator:
Hale, Kimberly Hurd, 1983- author.
Publication:
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2016]
Series:
Politics, literature, & film
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 151 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Technology in literature.
Technology in motion pictures.
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.) in literature.
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.) in motion pictures.
Liberalism in literature.
Politics and literature.
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.) in literature.
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.) in motion pictures.
Liberalism in literature.
Politics and literature
Technology in literature.
Technology in motion pictures.
Contents:
Perfecting the human
The City divided: Fritz Lang's Metropolis
Of gods and robots: Ridley Scott's Prometheus
The politics of remembering: Michael Gondry's Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind
The price of immortality: Kazuo Ishiguro's Never let me go and natural rights in a cloned world
Shiny people, happy people: saving the world from mankind in Margaret Atwood's Oryx and crake
Self-guided evolution or self-destruction?
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-147) and index.
Other format:
Online version: Hale, Kimberly Hurd, 1983- author. Politics of perfection
ISBN:
9781498509923 (cloth : alk. paper)
1498509924 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
953630805
Publisher Number:
40026642473
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