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A Lycanthropy Reader: Werewolves in Western Culture

Charlotte F. Otten

A Lycanthropy Reader: Werewolves in Western Culture

Medical Cases, Diagnoses, Descriptions, Trail Records, Historical Accounts, Sightings, Philosop

by Charlotte F. Otten

  • 39 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Syracuse University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Psychiatry (General),
  • History Of Medicine,
  • Sociology,
  • Werewolves,
  • Social Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8049249M
    ISBN 100815623836
    ISBN 109780815623830

      The Book of Werewolves - Sabine Baring-Gould's classic book on werewolves, including page and chapter index but not all illustrations. The Werewolf Page - A collection of resources pertaining to legend of the werewolf, including information on fiction and popular culture. The Werewolf of Fever Swamp, book #14 in the Goosebumps series by R. L. Stine. () The Werewolf's First Night, Short Story in More Tales to Give You Goosebumps by R.L. Stine. () Night in Werewolf Woods, book #5 in Give Yourself Goosebumps series by R. L. Stine. () A Shocker on Shock Street, book #35 in the Goosebumps series by R.L.

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      The werewolf is a mythological animal and the subject of many stories throughout the world—and more than a few nightmares. Werewolves are, according to some. Sabine Baring-Goulds Book of Werewolves (which was recommended to me by several people here) was originally published in Baring-Gould treats the phenomenon of the werewolf as a psychological aberration, as essentially a delusional state. He also relates it to cannibalism, and seems to see at lest some of those so afflicted as being what we today would call serial killers/5.


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Charlotte F. Otten is professor emerita of English at Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan. She is the author of A Lycanthropy Reader: Werewolves in Western Culture, also published by Syracuse University : Syracuse University Press.

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