The Politics of Star Trek

Justice, War, and the Future

  • Authors
  • George¬†A.¬†Gonzalez

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
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  12. Back Matter
    Pages 193-219

About this book

Introduction

The Star Trek franchise reflects, conveys, and comments upon the key philosophical tensions of the modern era. This book details the manner in which these tensions and controversies are manifested in Star Trek across its iterations, arguing that Star Trek offers an indispensable contribution to our understanding of politics in the modern era.

Keywords

Star Trek Marxism pragmatism neo-pragmatism clash of civilizations international relations U.S. foreign policy justice Carl Schmitt Richard Rorty World Government Leon Trotsky Nazism government philosophy politics Utopia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137546326
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Media & Culture Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57755-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-54632-6
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