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The Resource The lust for blood : why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence, Jeffrey A. Kottler

The lust for blood : why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence, Jeffrey A. Kottler

Label
The lust for blood : why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence
Title
The lust for blood
Title remainder
why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey A. Kottler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on interviews with perpetrators, victims, and "consumers" of violence, including several celebrities, to explore the public's morbid fascination with violence, murder, horror, and crime
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kottler, Jeffrey A
Dewey number
303.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1116
LC item number
.K68 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violence
  • Violence in mass media
  • Popular culture
Label
The lust for blood : why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence, Jeffrey A. Kottler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-290) 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
Paradoxes of violence -- From Roman to contemporary gladiators -- True crime -- Sports fans -- Zombies, vampires, monsters -- Serial killer groupies : attraction to predators -- Moving violations and other eyewitness curiosities -- Occupations of violence -- The meaning of mayhem -- What's normal and what's abnormal? -- Exploring the forbidden -- What the future holds
Control code
ocn635483803
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781616142285
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010030412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781616142285
  • (OCoLC)635483803
Label
The lust for blood : why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence, Jeffrey A. Kottler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-290) 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
Paradoxes of violence -- From Roman to contemporary gladiators -- True crime -- Sports fans -- Zombies, vampires, monsters -- Serial killer groupies : attraction to predators -- Moving violations and other eyewitness curiosities -- Occupations of violence -- The meaning of mayhem -- What's normal and what's abnormal? -- Exploring the forbidden -- What the future holds
Control code
ocn635483803
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781616142285
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010030412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781616142285
  • (OCoLC)635483803

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