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

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The lust for blood : why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence
Title
The lust for blood
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why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey A. Kottler
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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
Dewey number
303.6
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illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1116
LC item number
.K68 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The lust for blood : why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence, Jeffrey A. Kottler
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The lust for blood : why we are fascinated by death, murder, horror, and violence, Jeffrey A. Kottler
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-290) and index
Contents
Paradoxes of violence -- From Roman to contemporary gladiators -- True crime -- Sports fans -- Zombies, vampires, and 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
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24 cm.
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Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9781616142285
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010030412
Other physical details
ill.
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(OCoLC)635483803

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