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FR-10192-78

Edward Gubar
Unknown institution

An Urge for Coherence: Science, Science Fiction and Modes of Change

To read a selection of texts in three areas: (l) philosophy and methodology of science, accounts of expected scientific developments, studies about the humanistic implications of such developments; (2) science fiction, science fiction criticism; and (3) authors and critics, visionaries and mystic historians and psychologists, mainly contemporary, whose main thrust, despite an almost pessimism about the direction of contemporary reality, is a vision of coherence, of wholeness, ecology, interrelatedness.

Project fields:
Literature, General

Program:
Residential College Teacher Fellowships, 1976 - 1981

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$15,000 (approved)
$15,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/1978 – 5/31/1979