The article explores evidence for the contention that worldwide concerns about nuclear weapons contributed to creating a transnational political awareness, as foreseen by thinkers from the eighteenth century on. It argues that popular media are an excellent source for exploring this question.

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Persistent URL hdl.handle.net/1765/103953
Journal Contemporanea : XIXth and XXth century history review
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van Lente, D. (2015). Nuclear power, popular culture and the rise of ‘global consciousness’. Contemporanea : XIXth and XXth century history review, XVIII(4), 640–645. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/103953