The Resource Frankenstein, or the modern Prometheus : annotated for scientists, engineers, and creators of all kinds, Mary Shelley ; edited by David H. Guston, Ed Finn, and Jason Scott Robert

Frankenstein, or the modern Prometheus : annotated for scientists, engineers, and creators of all kinds, Mary Shelley ; edited by David H. Guston, Ed Finn, and Jason Scott Robert

Label
Frankenstein, or the modern Prometheus : annotated for scientists, engineers, and creators of all kinds
Title
Frankenstein, or the modern Prometheus
Title remainder
annotated for scientists, engineers, and creators of all kinds
Statement of responsibility
Mary Shelley ; edited by David H. Guston, Ed Finn, and Jason Scott Robert
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
This new critical edition of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein was developed by leading scholars for aspiring scientists, engineers, and medical professionals. This unique framing will make this a core text in promoting and enhancing interdisciplinary dialogue on the nature, roles, and responsibilities of scientists and engineers in society. To be published in time for the 2018 bicentennial of its original publication, this edition will be produced in print and as an enhanced e-book. The e-book will contain the full text of the novel (in the public domain) plus all of the substantial scholarly material that was commissioned and developed for this new edition, including essays by leading scholars, and will be most valuable to students and teachers of ethics. Digital features will include include reader annotation, bookmarking, and multimedia content
Cataloging source
OCoLC-P
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1797-1851
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5397
LC item number
.F7 2017eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • OAPEN Library
  • Guston, David H.
  • Finn, Ed
  • Robert, Jason Scott
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frankenstein, Victor
  • Frankenstein's Monster
  • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Scientists
  • Monsters
  • Science in literature
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
Label
Frankenstein, or the modern Prometheus : annotated for scientists, engineers, and creators of all kinds, Mary Shelley ; edited by David H. Guston, Ed Finn, and Jason Scott Robert
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Publication
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unknown
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frankenstein: Or, the Modern Prometheus Vol. 1 -- Vol. 2 -- Vol. 3 -- Introduction to Frankenstein (1831) -- Chronology of Science and Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley -- ESSAYS -- Traumatic Responsibility: Victor Frankenstein as Creator and Casualty -- I've Created a Monster! (And So Can You) -- Changing Conceptions of Human Nature -- Undisturbed by Reality: Victor Frankenstein's Technoscientific Dream of Reason -- Frankenstein Reframed: Or, the Trouble with Prometheus -- Frankenstein, Gender, and Mother Nature -- The Bitter Aftertaste of Technical Sweetness
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262340274
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
100403
System control number
  • (IN-ChSCO)(KUselect)628778
  • (OCoLC)985460742
  • (OCoLC-P)985460742
  • (KnowledgeUnlatched)(KUselect2016)628778
Label
Frankenstein, or the modern Prometheus : annotated for scientists, engineers, and creators of all kinds, Mary Shelley ; edited by David H. Guston, Ed Finn, and Jason Scott Robert
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frankenstein: Or, the Modern Prometheus Vol. 1 -- Vol. 2 -- Vol. 3 -- Introduction to Frankenstein (1831) -- Chronology of Science and Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley -- ESSAYS -- Traumatic Responsibility: Victor Frankenstein as Creator and Casualty -- I've Created a Monster! (And So Can You) -- Changing Conceptions of Human Nature -- Undisturbed by Reality: Victor Frankenstein's Technoscientific Dream of Reason -- Frankenstein Reframed: Or, the Trouble with Prometheus -- Frankenstein, Gender, and Mother Nature -- The Bitter Aftertaste of Technical Sweetness
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262340274
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
100403
System control number
  • (IN-ChSCO)(KUselect)628778
  • (OCoLC)985460742
  • (OCoLC-P)985460742
  • (KnowledgeUnlatched)(KUselect2016)628778

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