How Outer Space Made America: Geography, Organization and the Cosmic Sublime

How Outer Space Made America: Geography, Organization and the Cosmic Sublime

Daniel Sage


during this innovatory publication Daniel Sage analyses how and why American house exploration reproduced and remodeled American cultural and political imaginations through beautiful to, and to an volume organizing, the transcendence of spatial and temporal frontiers. In so doing, he strains the advance of a seductive, and strong, but advanced and volatile American geographical mind's eye: the ’transcendental state’. historic and certainly modern house exploration is, regardless of a few fresh outstanding exceptions, useful of extra awareness around the social sciences and arts. whereas mostly attractive with the old improvement of house exploration, it exhibits how modern cultural and social, and certainly geographical, learn subject matters, together with nationwide id, serious geopolitics, gender, technocracy, trauma and reminiscence, should be expert by means of the research of area exploration.

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