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Red Planets

(2009)
Marxism and Science Fiction
A non fiction book by

 
 
Science fiction and socialism have always had a close relationship. Many science fiction novelists and filmmakers have used the genre to examine explicit or implicit Marxist concerns. Red Planets is an accessible and lively account, which makes an ideal introduction to anyone interested in the politics of science fiction. The volume covers a rich variety of examples from Weimar cinema to mainstream Hollywood films, and novelists from Jules Verne, H. G. Wells, Philip K. Dick, and Thomas Disch to Ursula K. Le Guin, Kim Stanley Robinson, Ken MacLeod, and Charles Stross. Contributors include Matthew Beaumont, William J. Burling, Carl Freedman, Darren Jorgensen, Rob Latham, Iris Luppa, Andrew Milner, John Rieder, Steven Shaviro, Sherryl Vint, and Phillip Wegner.

Genre: Science Fiction

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July 2009 : UK Hardback

Title: Red Planets: Marxism and Science Fiction (Marxism and Culture)
Author(s): China Mieville
ISBN: 0-7453-2731-1 / 978-0-7453-2731-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pluto Press
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Title: Red Planets: Marxism and Science Fiction (Early Classics of Science Fiction (Hardcover))
Author(s): China Mieville
ISBN: 0-8195-6912-7 / 978-0-8195-6912-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
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July 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Red Planets: Marxism and Science Fiction (Marxism and Culture)
Author(s): China Mieville
ISBN: 0-7453-2730-3 / 978-0-7453-2730-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pluto Press
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September 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: Red Planets Marxism and Science Fiction
Author(s): China Mieville
ISBN: 0-8195-6913-5 / 978-0-8195-6913-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
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