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The Resource Hooked on horror III : a guide to reading interests, Anthony J. Fonseca and June Michele Pulliam

Hooked on horror III : a guide to reading interests, Anthony J. Fonseca and June Michele Pulliam

Label
Hooked on horror III : a guide to reading interests
Title
Hooked on horror III
Title remainder
a guide to reading interests
Statement of responsibility
Anthony J. Fonseca and June Michele Pulliam
Title variation
Hooked on horror 3
Title variation remainder
a guide to reading interests
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fonseca, Anthony J
Dewey number
016.80883/8738
Index
index present
LC call number
  • Z5917.H65
  • PN3435
LC item number
F66 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pulliam, June Michele
Series statement
Genreflecting advisory series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror tales
  • Horror films
Label
Hooked on horror III : a guide to reading interests, Anthony J. Fonseca and June Michele Pulliam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised ed. of: Hooked on horror. 2nd ed. 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
A definition of horror -- How to use this book -- A brief history of the horror genre and its current trends -- Ghosts and haunted houses : dealing with absences and presences -- Golem, mummies, and zombies : wake up the dead and they'll be cranky -- Vampires and werewolves : children of the night -- Demonic possession, Satanism, black magic, and witches and warlocks : the Devil made me do it -- Mythological monsters and "the old ones" : invoking the dark gods -- Telekinesis and hypnosis : chaos from control -- Small town horror : villages of the damned -- Maniacs and sociopaths, or, The nuclear family explodes : monstrous malcontents bury the hatchet -- Technohorror : evil hospitals, military screw-ups, mad scientists, and alien invasions -- Ecological horror : Mother Nature gets her revenge -- Psychological horror : it's all in your head -- Splatterpunk : the gross out -- Comic horror : laughing at our fears -- Everyday horror : when the mundane becomes monstrous -- Collections and anthologies -- Reference -- Major awards
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 515 p.
Isbn
9781591585404
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008045518
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262787492
  • (OCoLC)262787492
  • 1629018
Label
Hooked on horror III : a guide to reading interests, Anthony J. Fonseca and June Michele Pulliam
Publication
Note
Revised ed. of: Hooked on horror. 2nd ed. 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
A definition of horror -- How to use this book -- A brief history of the horror genre and its current trends -- Ghosts and haunted houses : dealing with absences and presences -- Golem, mummies, and zombies : wake up the dead and they'll be cranky -- Vampires and werewolves : children of the night -- Demonic possession, Satanism, black magic, and witches and warlocks : the Devil made me do it -- Mythological monsters and "the old ones" : invoking the dark gods -- Telekinesis and hypnosis : chaos from control -- Small town horror : villages of the damned -- Maniacs and sociopaths, or, The nuclear family explodes : monstrous malcontents bury the hatchet -- Technohorror : evil hospitals, military screw-ups, mad scientists, and alien invasions -- Ecological horror : Mother Nature gets her revenge -- Psychological horror : it's all in your head -- Splatterpunk : the gross out -- Comic horror : laughing at our fears -- Everyday horror : when the mundane becomes monstrous -- Collections and anthologies -- Reference -- Major awards
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 515 p.
Isbn
9781591585404
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008045518
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262787492
  • (OCoLC)262787492
  • 1629018

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