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The Resource Pandemonium and parade : Japanese monsters and the culture of yōkai, Michael Dylan Foster

Pandemonium and parade : Japanese monsters and the culture of yōkai, Michael Dylan Foster

Label
Pandemonium and parade : Japanese monsters and the culture of yōkai
Title
Pandemonium and parade
Title remainder
Japanese monsters and the culture of yōkai
Statement of responsibility
Michael Dylan Foster
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Monsters known as yōkai have long haunted the Japanese cultural landscape. This history of the strange and mysterious in Japan seeks out these creatures in folklore, encyclopedias, literature, art, science, games, manga, magazines and movies, exploring their meanings in the Japanese imagination over three centuries
Cataloging source
OTZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foster, Michael Dylan
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Supernatural
  • Spirits
  • Japan
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Spirits
  • Supernatural
  • Japan
Target audience
specialized
Label
Pandemonium and parade : Japanese monsters and the culture of yōkai, Michael Dylan Foster
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to the weird -- Natural history of the weird : encyclopedias, spooky stories, and the bestiaries of Toriyama Sekien -- Science of the weird : inoue enryō, kokkuri, and human electricity -- Museum of the weird : modernity, minzokugaku, and the discovery of yōkai -- Media of the weird : Mizuki Shigeru and kuchi-sake-onna -- Yōkai culture : past, present, future
Control code
ocn808601074
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520942677
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt5dv8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808601074
Label
Pandemonium and parade : Japanese monsters and the culture of yōkai, Michael Dylan Foster
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to the weird -- Natural history of the weird : encyclopedias, spooky stories, and the bestiaries of Toriyama Sekien -- Science of the weird : inoue enryō, kokkuri, and human electricity -- Museum of the weird : modernity, minzokugaku, and the discovery of yōkai -- Media of the weird : Mizuki Shigeru and kuchi-sake-onna -- Yōkai culture : past, present, future
Control code
ocn808601074
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520942677
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt5dv8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808601074

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