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Orphans of Utopia: Spaceflight Advocacy and the Rise of Neoliberal Elements in Human Space Colonization


I have been working on a study of the relationship between spaceflight advocacy, especially in the 1970s, and the rise of the neoliberal philosophy in American society. These ideas are nowhere near fully developed yet, but I am working toward … Continue reading

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Is There a Shock Doctrine?


I visited my daughter Sarah in Tucson last spring, where she is enrolled in graduate school at the University of Arizona. She took me to one of her favorite coffee shops, “Revolutionary Grounds,” which has excellent coffee and a great … Continue reading

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