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Terraforming: Ecopolitical Transformations and Environmentalism in Science Fiction

Chris Pak

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781781382844
eISBN:
9781786945426
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382844.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book explores the emergence and development of terraforming in science fiction from H.G. Wells’s The War of the Worlds (1898) to James Cameron’s blockbuster Avatar (2009). Terraforming is the ... More


Introduction

Hannah Boast

in Hydrofictions: Water, Power and Politics in Israeli and Palestinian Literature

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474443807
eISBN:
9781474491310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474443807.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The Introduction provides an overview of key hydropolitical issues in Israel/Palestine. It situates contemporary debates over topics including desalination, greenwashing, water crisis and water wars ... More


Hydrofictions: Water, Power and Politics in Israeli and Palestinian Literature

Hannah Boast

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474443807
eISBN:
9781474491310
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474443807.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Hydrofictions identifies water as a new topic of literary and cultural analysis at a critical moment for the world’s water resources, focusing on the urgent context of Israel/Palestine. It argues for ... More


Conclusion

Hannah Boast

in Hydrofictions: Water, Power and Politics in Israeli and Palestinian Literature

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474443807
eISBN:
9781474491310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474443807.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The Conclusion identifies future directions for research on Israeli and Palestinian hydrofictions, and in hydrocriticism more broadly. It examines the implications of the monograph for Postcolonial ... More


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