"The Servant Problem"

Title"The Servant Problem"
Year for Search1955
Authors[Klass], [Philip](1920-2010)
Tertiary AuthorsWilliam Tenn [pseud.]
Secondary TitleGalaxy Science Fiction (New York)
Volume / Edition10.1
Pagination6-36
Date PublishedApril 1955
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Satiric authoritarian dystopia in which each of a series of people believe that they have absolute power because they have power over the one who is apparently more powerful.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in his The Human Angle (New York: Ballantine Books, 1956), 44-75; and in Immodest Proposals: The Complete Science Fiction of William Tenn. Volume 1 (Framingham, MA: The NESFA Press, 2001), 393-413 (“Afterword” 414).

Pseudonym

William Tenn [pseud.]

Holding Institutions

MoU-St, PSt

Author Note

(1920-2010)

Full Text

1955 [Klass, Philip] (1920-2010). “The Servant Problem.” By William Tenn [pseud.]. Galaxy Science Fiction (New York) 10.1 (April 1955): 6-36. Rpt. in his The Human Angle (New York: Ballantine Books, 1956), 44-75; and in Immodest Proposals: The Complete Science Fiction of William Tenn. Volume 1 (Framingham, MA: The NESFA Press, 2001), 393-413 (“Afterword” 414). MoU-St, PSt

Satiric authoritarian dystopia in which each of a series of people believe that they have absolute power because they have power over the one who is apparently more powerful.