Science and Social Science in Bram Stoker's Fiction

Science and Social Science in Bram Stoker's Fiction

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source



Best known today as the author of Dracula, Bram Stoker also wrote several other works, including The Jewel of Seven Stars, Lady Athlyne, and The Lair of the White Worm. While he is largely thought of as a Gothic author, he also employs science and technology in his writings. This book examines Stoker's familiarity with scientific discoveries of his day and his blending of science and technology with supernatural subject matter. Stoker, then, emerges as an early writer of science fiction. In addition, this book shows him to be a thoughtful critic of the role of science in society.Chapter 5 The Place of Science in Stokera#39;s Fiction and the Place of Science Fiction in the Stoker Oeuvre After examining practically everything that Bram Stoker wrote, this study swings back to reconsider many of the questions with which Ianbsp;...


Title:Science and Social Science in Bram Stoker's Fiction
Author: Carol A. Senf
Publisher:Greenwood Publishing Group - 2002-01-01
ISBN-13:

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.


Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA