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Literature and Science

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Pages: 208
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Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism

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This Guide introduces literature and science as a vibrant field of critical study that is increasingly influencing both university curricula and future areas of investigation. Martin Willis explores the development of the...

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This Guide introduces literature and science as a vibrant field of critical study that is increasingly influencing both university curricula and future areas of investigation. Martin Willis explores the development of the genre and its surrounding criticism from the early modern period to the present day, focusing on key texts, topics and debates.

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The first accessible overview of the criticism surrounding this growing field
A hot topic that is popular amongst students and of increasing academic interest
Written with the needs of students in mind, it focuses on the key texts, topics and debates

Acknowledgements
Introduction
1. Institutions
2. Early Literature and Science Criticism
3. The Dominance of Darwin
4. Body
5. Mind
6. The Physical Sciences, Exploration and the Environment
7. Geology, Botany, Eugenics and Animal Studies
Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Index.

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Martin Willis is Professor of English Literature at Cardiff University, UK. He is the author of Vision, Science and Literature, 1870-1920 and Mesmerists, Monsters, and Machines: Science Fiction and the Cultures of Science in the Nineteenth Century.

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Martin Willis is Professor of English Literature at Cardiff University, UK. He is the author of Vision, Science and Literature, 1870-1920 and Mesmerists, Monsters, and Machines: Science Fiction and the Cultures of Science in the Nineteenth Century.

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