Learning from Other Worlds Estrangement, Cognition & the Politics of Science Fiction & Utopia by Patrick Parrinder

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Published by Liverpool University Press .

Written in English

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  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • Theory of architecture,
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11607191M
ISBN 100853235341
ISBN 109780853235347

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