Defining Astrosociology from a Science Fiction Perspective

@article{Caroti2011DefiningAF,
  title={Defining Astrosociology from a Science Fiction Perspective},
  author={Simone Caroti},
  journal={Astropolitics},
  year={2011},
  volume={9},
  pages={39 - 49}
}
In his article in this special issue, Jim Pass defines astrosociology quite thoroughly, focusing his attention on the social scientific elements. In concert with his contribution to the dialogue regarding the multidisciplinary nature of astrosociology, this author would like to offer some reflections regarding the role of the humanities within this larger context. Literature, and more precisely science fiction, becomes the focus here. The examination of the contributions that speculative… 
1 Citations

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 15 REFERENCES

Pioneers on the Astrosociological Frontier: Introduction to the First Symposium on Astrosociology

Astrosociology is a relatively new multidisciplinary field that scientifically investigates astrosocial phenomena (i.e., social, cultural, and behavioral patterns related to space exploration and

Enhancing Space Exploration by Adding Astrosociology to the STEM Model

[Abstract]. The STEM acronym emphasizes the renewed desire by space professionals (including NASA) and others involved in education to focus more strongly on science, technology, engineering, and

Science Fiction After 1900: From the Steam Man to the Stars

Preface Acknowledgements Chronology 1. The Culture of Science Fiction - Rationalizing Genre 2. From the Steam Man to the Stars 3. Science Fiction outside the Genre SF 4. Countercultures of Science

Conquest of Space

TLDR
Reading the conquest of space is also a way as one of the collective books that gives many advantages, not only for you, but for the other peoples with those meaningful benefits.

The Classic Hundred Poems (New York, NY: Columbia

  • 2008

History to Come,’

  • Astounding Science Fiction (May 1941):
  • 1941

Among the many recruits was astronaut Sally Ride. In the mid-1980s, Nichols moved on to become a member of the Board of Governors of the National Space Society

  • The Making of Star Trek

Clute, Scores: Reviews 1993–2003 (Essex, UK: Beccon, 2003); and Brooks Landon, Science Fiction After 1900

  • From the Steam Man to the Stars (London: Routledge,
  • 1995

The Roads Must Roll,’

  • Astounding Science Fiction (June
  • 1940