The Resource Twilight and philosophy : vampires, vegetarians, and the pursuit of immortality, edited by Rebecca Housel and J. Jeremy Wisnewski

Twilight and philosophy : vampires, vegetarians, and the pursuit of immortality, edited by Rebecca Housel and J. Jeremy Wisnewski

Label
Twilight and philosophy : vampires, vegetarians, and the pursuit of immortality
Title
Twilight and philosophy
Title remainder
vampires, vegetarians, and the pursuit of immortality
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rebecca Housel and J. Jeremy Wisnewski
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With everything from Taoism to mind reading to the place of God in a world of vampires, this book offers some very tasty philosophy for both the living and the undead to sink their teeth into
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813/.6
  • 791.4372
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3613.E979
LC item number
Z89 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Housel, Rebecca
  • Wisnewski, Jeremy
Series statement
The Blackwell philosophy and pop culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meyer, Stephenie
  • Meyer, Stephenie
  • Vampires in literature
  • Immortality in literature
  • Immortality (Philosophy)
  • Philosophy in literature
Label
Twilight and philosophy : vampires, vegetarians, and the pursuit of immortality, edited by Rebecca Housel and J. Jeremy Wisnewski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Twilight. You look good enough to eat: love, madness, and the food analogy / George A. Dunn ; Dying to eat: the vegetarian ethics of Twilight / Jean Kazez ; Can a vampire be a person? / Nicholas Michaud ; Carlisle: more compassionate than a speeding bullet? / Andrew Terjesen and Jenny Terjesen -- New moon. Vampire-Dämmerung: what can Twilight tell us about God? / Peter S. Fosl and Eli Fosl ; To bite or not to bite: Twilight, immortality, and the meaning of life / Brendan Shea ; Mind reading and morality: the moral hazards of being Edward / Eric Silverman ; Love and authority among wolves / Sara Worley -- Eclipse. Bella Swan and Sarah Palin: all the old myths are not true / Naomi Zack ; Vampire love: the second sex negotiates the twenty-first century / Bonnie Mann ; Edward Cullen and Bella Swan: Byronic and feminist heroes... or not / Abigail E. Myers ; Undead patriarchy and the possibility of love / Leah McClimans and J. Jeremy Wisnewski ; The "real" danger: fact vs. fiction for the girl audience / Rebecca Housel -- Breaking dawn. Twilight of an idol: our fatal attraction to vampires / Jennifer L. McMahon ; Bella's vampires semiotics / Dennis Knepp ; Space, time, and vampire ontology / Philip Puszczalowski ; For the strength of Bella? Meyer, vampires, and Mormonism / Marc E. Shaw ; The Tao of Jacob / Rebecca Housel
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 259 p.
Isbn
9780470484234
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009030809
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2062545-01umb_inst
  • 2027367
  • (OCoLC)316011286
Label
Twilight and philosophy : vampires, vegetarians, and the pursuit of immortality, edited by Rebecca Housel and J. Jeremy Wisnewski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Twilight. You look good enough to eat: love, madness, and the food analogy / George A. Dunn ; Dying to eat: the vegetarian ethics of Twilight / Jean Kazez ; Can a vampire be a person? / Nicholas Michaud ; Carlisle: more compassionate than a speeding bullet? / Andrew Terjesen and Jenny Terjesen -- New moon. Vampire-Dämmerung: what can Twilight tell us about God? / Peter S. Fosl and Eli Fosl ; To bite or not to bite: Twilight, immortality, and the meaning of life / Brendan Shea ; Mind reading and morality: the moral hazards of being Edward / Eric Silverman ; Love and authority among wolves / Sara Worley -- Eclipse. Bella Swan and Sarah Palin: all the old myths are not true / Naomi Zack ; Vampire love: the second sex negotiates the twenty-first century / Bonnie Mann ; Edward Cullen and Bella Swan: Byronic and feminist heroes... or not / Abigail E. Myers ; Undead patriarchy and the possibility of love / Leah McClimans and J. Jeremy Wisnewski ; The "real" danger: fact vs. fiction for the girl audience / Rebecca Housel -- Breaking dawn. Twilight of an idol: our fatal attraction to vampires / Jennifer L. McMahon ; Bella's vampires semiotics / Dennis Knepp ; Space, time, and vampire ontology / Philip Puszczalowski ; For the strength of Bella? Meyer, vampires, and Mormonism / Marc E. Shaw ; The Tao of Jacob / Rebecca Housel
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 259 p.
Isbn
9780470484234
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009030809
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2062545-01umb_inst
  • 2027367
  • (OCoLC)316011286

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