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The Resource Mutants and mystics : science fiction, superhero comics, and the paranormal, Jeffrey J. Kripal

Mutants and mystics : science fiction, superhero comics, and the paranormal, Jeffrey J. Kripal

Label
Mutants and mystics : science fiction, superhero comics, and the paranormal
Title
Mutants and mystics
Title remainder
science fiction, superhero comics, and the paranormal
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey J. Kripal
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kripal, Jeffrey J.
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6725
LC item number
.K75 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Superheroes in literature
  • Occultism in literature
  • Science fiction, American
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Myth in literature
  • Literature and myth
Label
Mutants and mystics : science fiction, superhero comics, and the paranormal, Jeffrey J. Kripal
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-353) and index
Contents
Orientation: from India to the planet Mars -- Alienation: Superman is a crashed alien -- Radiation: metaphysical energies and super sexualities -- Mutation: X-men before their time -- Realization: reading the paranormal writing us -- Authorization: writing the paranormal writing us -- The third kind: the visitor corpus of Whitley Strieber -- Toward a soul-sized story
Control code
ocn701242570
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 370 p.
Isbn
9780226453835
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011004431
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Mutants and mystics : science fiction, superhero comics, and the paranormal, Jeffrey J. Kripal
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-353) and index
Contents
Orientation: from India to the planet Mars -- Alienation: Superman is a crashed alien -- Radiation: metaphysical energies and super sexualities -- Mutation: X-men before their time -- Realization: reading the paranormal writing us -- Authorization: writing the paranormal writing us -- The third kind: the visitor corpus of Whitley Strieber -- Toward a soul-sized story
Control code
ocn701242570
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 370 p.
Isbn
9780226453835
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011004431
Other physical details
col. ill.

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