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AS3219 American Business and Technology:
From the Armory System to Microsoft
Semester 1 2000-2001
Dr. Ian Gordon
Ph. 874 4694

Lecture 8
From Science Fiction to Science: Imagination and Technological Development

Jenkins, Henry. Media and Imagination: A Short History of American Science Fiction. MIT Link

Andrews, Lori B. The Clone Age Adventures in the New World of Reproductive Technology. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1999. Chapter One          NUS Library Holdings
Cheng, John. "Amazing, Astounding, Wonder: Popular Science, Culture And The Emergence Of Science Fiction In The United States, 1926-1939." Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1997. NUS Library Holdings
Disch, Thomas M. The Dreams our Stuff is Made of: How Science Fiction Conquered the World. New York : Free Press, 1998. NUS Library Holdings

See also
Life Magazine on the Space Race
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media in Transition site

Links will be added to the following after lectures:
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