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literary fantasy involving the imagined impact of science on society

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In this scientific fiction, as he calls it, Casti imagines Kurt Godel, J.
Madeleine Ferat (Shame), another experiment in scientific fiction, followed in 1868.
Scientific fiction is one such term, used by someone who obviously wished that even the data on national production were not believable.
So long as human consciousness is constituted by language, everything we experience will be refracted by language, by the labels we devise and the aesthetic, historical, and scientific fictions we create to make sense of our experience.
It was a compelling account of how the scientific fictions fostered by Gallo and those who believed his claims led to the deaths of innocents.
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