The Resource Vampires, Angela Cybulski, book editor ; Daniel Leone, Bonnie Szumski, Scott Barbour

Vampires, Angela Cybulski, book editor ; Daniel Leone, Bonnie Szumski, Scott Barbour

Label
Vampires
Title
Vampires
Statement of responsibility
Angela Cybulski, book editor ; Daniel Leone, Bonnie Szumski, Scott Barbour
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The figure of the vampire has existed within the history of many cultures for thousands of years. While the true nature of the vampire is shrouded in mystery, its image is also prey to the often inconsistent or inaccurate stereotypes found in literature and film. This text presents a collection of writings that attempt to define the main characteristics of the vampire and to explore whether or not vampires truly exist among us
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
133.4/2
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1556
LC item number
.V34 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Cybulski, Angela
Series statement
Fact or fiction
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Label
Vampires, Angela Cybulski, book editor ; Daniel Leone, Bonnie Szumski, Scott Barbour
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Vampires among us: Arguments for the existence of vampires: In defense of vampires / John V.A. Fine Jr. -- Grave discoveries: Story of Peter Plogojowitz / Manuela Dunn Mascetti -- Eyewitness accounts of vampires / Montague Summers -- Vampires in Europe / Anthony Masters -- Modern American vampires / Norine Dresser -- Psychic vampires / Joe H. Slate -- Facts beyond the fiction: Arguments against the existence of vampires: Eyewitness accounts of vampires can be explained / Daniel Farson -- Vampires and the facts of decomposition / Paul Barber -- Psychological explanations for vampirism / J. Gordon Melton -- Vampire: Nightmare from the unconscious mind / Ernest Jones -- Rare disorders explain vampirism / Jill Burcum -- Vampirism as a mental illness / R.E. Hemphill; T. Zabow -- Porphyria is real, vampires are not / Norine Dresser -- Epilogue: Analyzing the evidence -- Glossary -- For further research -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (175 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034680064
Label
Vampires, Angela Cybulski, book editor ; Daniel Leone, Bonnie Szumski, Scott Barbour
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Vampires among us: Arguments for the existence of vampires: In defense of vampires / John V.A. Fine Jr. -- Grave discoveries: Story of Peter Plogojowitz / Manuela Dunn Mascetti -- Eyewitness accounts of vampires / Montague Summers -- Vampires in Europe / Anthony Masters -- Modern American vampires / Norine Dresser -- Psychic vampires / Joe H. Slate -- Facts beyond the fiction: Arguments against the existence of vampires: Eyewitness accounts of vampires can be explained / Daniel Farson -- Vampires and the facts of decomposition / Paul Barber -- Psychological explanations for vampirism / J. Gordon Melton -- Vampire: Nightmare from the unconscious mind / Ernest Jones -- Rare disorders explain vampirism / Jill Burcum -- Vampirism as a mental illness / R.E. Hemphill; T. Zabow -- Porphyria is real, vampires are not / Norine Dresser -- Epilogue: Analyzing the evidence -- Glossary -- For further research -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (175 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034680064

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