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Terminal identity

the virtual subject in postmodern science fiction

by Scott Bukatman

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Science fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Postmodernism (Literature) -- United States.,
    • Identity (Psychology) in literature.,
    • Virtual reality in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementScott Bukatman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS374.S35 B84 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 404 p. :
      Number of Pages404
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1735065M
      ISBN 100822313324, 0822313405
      LC Control Number92039981

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