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Reproduction in Science Fiction


Abstract Science fiction works can reflect the relationship between science and society by telling a story set in the future of ethical implications or social consequences of scientific advancement. This thesis investigated how the concept of reproduction is depicted in popular science fiction works. I reviewed and analyzed four popular science fiction works that all showed fear over the government controlling our choices in reproductive technology. The analysis of my thesis can be used as a way to understand how we view the ideas and the consequences of reproductive technology through concepts of reproduction. These perspectives and ideas as a reflection of society’s concerns as we discuss the future of the ethics and politics of reproductive techn... (more)
Created Date 2016-05
Contributor Kim, Grace Dayoung (Author) / Maienschein, Jane (Thesis Director) / Ellison, Karin (Committee member) / Hurlbut, Ben (Committee member) / School of Life Sciences () / Barrett, The Honors College ()
Subject science fiction / reproduction / literature
Series Academic Year 2015-2016
Type Text
Extent 44 pages
Language English
Rights All Rights Reserved
Collaborating Institutions Barrett, The Honors College
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


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