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  1. Czech writer who introduced the word `robot' into the English language (1890-1938)

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Google previewThese Help Build America (1922)

by Emil F. Prantner

Capek is a close student of immigration and considers it unwise to employ severe means — such as suppressing foreign language newspapers — to accelerate American- izajion. Assimilation, evidenced on all sides, proceeds fast enough.

Google previewEpochal Nature of Process in Whitehead's Metaphysics, The

by F. Bradford Wallack

Capek refers to the modern union of space and time as the “dynamization of space” as well as “timespace” to call attention to the temporality of spacetime.3 By Whitehead's account, the timespace of modern physics can even be traced back to ...

Google previewThe Czechs of Cleveland (1920)

by Eleanor Edwards Ledbetter

Capek is a scholar, a bibliographer, and a man of affairs and is the only person who has yet written extensively in English, with an inside knowedge of Czecho-Slovak affairs. .bomoow osafififi x323" £5.34 9......1... th. . ~-vv\ WP. g. 37 THE ...

Google previewScience-fiction, the Early Years (1990)

A Full Description of More Than 3,000 Science-fiction Stories from Earliest Times to the Appearance of the Genre Magazines in 1930 : with Author, Title, and Motif Indexes by Everett Franklin Bleiler, Richard Bleiler

by Josef and Karel Capek is a satire about the explosive results of sex among dehumanized workers, "The Country of the Blind" by H. G. Wells reprints for the first time the greatly altered text of the Golden Cockerel (1939) ...

Google previewThe Czechoslovak Review (1921)

Capek is a close student of immigration and considers it unwise to employ severe means—such as suppressing foreign language newspapers—to accelerate Americanization. Assimilation,_ evidenced on all sides, proceeds fast enough.

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Essay (2012)

by Tracy Chevalier

Only rarely does Capek work on a grand scale, such as the essay on Ibsen's heroes as melancholics condemned to live rather than die. One piece voices the playful conceit that the contours and colors of farmland should be copied on a map; ...

Google previewThe Reader's Encyclopedia of World Drama (2002)

by John Gassner, Edward Quinn

KAREL CAPEK (WIDE woau) PHOTOS) selfishness. for it may shut out the rest of the world. Finally. the third scene. among the ants. attacks the modern monolithic state and its readiness to wage war. In an epilogue illustrating the ephemeral ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1999)

by John Clute, John Grant

CAPEK,. KAREL. 164 spfx (uncredited) are good. JG] 2. UK/US movie (1986 tvm). HTV/Poundridge/ Interhemisphere/Columbia. Pr Peter Graham Scott. Exec pr Patrick Dromgoole, Irwin Meyer, Rodney Sheldon. Dir Paul Bogart. Screenplay ...

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Robots do not hold on to life. They can't. They have nothing to hold on with - no soul, no instinct. Grass has more will to live than they do. (Karel Capek)
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