Language and linguistics

Bould, M. (2009) Language and linguistics. In: Bould, M., Butler, A. M., Roberts, A. and Vint, S., eds. (2009) The Routledge companion to Science Fiction. Routledge, pp. 225-235. ISBN 978-0415453783 Available from:

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A critical survey of the ways in which sf texts have imagined new languages, and a materialist critique of the ways in which idealist structuralist and post-structuralist models of language have been used to discuss the specific nature of language use in sf texts.

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:science fiction, sf, language, linguistics
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education > Department of Arts and Cultural Industries
ID Code:8058
Deposited By: G. Brown
Deposited On:28 Jun 2010 15:16
Last Modified:15 Nov 2016 17:43

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