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Twilight and philosophy : vampires, vegetarians, and the pursuit of immortality /

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.

Other Authors: Housel, Rebecca., Wisnewski, Jeremy.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, 2009
Series: Blackwell philosophy and popculture series.
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245 0 0 |a Twilight and philosophy :  |b vampires, vegetarians, and the pursuit of immortality /  |c edited by Rebecca Housel and J. Jeremy Wisnewski. 
260 |a Hoboken, N.J. :  |b John Wiley & Sons,  |c c2009. 
300 |a xii, 259 p. ;  |c 23 cm. 
490 1 |a The Blackwell philosophy and pop culture series 
520 |a 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. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0 0 |g Twilight.  |t You look good enough to eat : love, madness, and the food analogy /  |r George A. Dunn --  |t Dying to eat : the vegetarian ethics of Twilight /  |r Jean Kazez --  |t Can a vampire be a person? /  |r Nicholas Michaud --  |t Carlisle : more compassionate than a speeding bullet? /  |r Andrew Terjesen and Jenny Terjesen --  |g New moon.  |t Vampire-Dämmerung : what can Twilight tell us about God? /  |r Peter S. Fosl and Eli Fosl --  |t To bite or not to bite : Twilight, immortality, and the meaning of life /  |r Brendan Shea --  |t Mind reading and morality : the moral hazards of being Edward /  |r Eric Silverman --  |t Love and authority among wolves /  |r Sara Worley --  |g Eclipse.  |t Bella Swan and Sarah Palin : all the old myths are not true /  |r Naomi Zack --  |t Vampire love : the second sex negotiates the twenty-first century /  |r Bonnie Mann --  |t Edward Cullen and Bella Swan : Byronic and feminist heroes... or not /  |r Abigail E. Myers --  |t Undead patriarchy and the possibility of love /  |r Leah McClimans and J. Jeremy Wisnewski --  |t The "real" danger : fact vs. fiction for the girl audience /  |r Rebecca Housel --  |g Breaking dawn.  |t Twilight of an idol : our fatal attraction to vampires /  |r Jennifer L. McMahon --  |t Bella's vampires semiotics /  |r Dennis Knepp --  |t Space, time, and vampire ontology /  |r Philip Puszczalowski --  |t For the strength of Bella? Meyer, vampires, and Mormonism /  |r Marc E. Shaw --  |t The Tao of Jacob /  |r Rebecca Housel. 
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600 1 0 |a Meyer, Stephenie,  |d 1973-  |t Twilight saga series. 
600 1 0 |a Meyer, Stephenie,  |d 1973-  |x Philosophy. 
650 0 |a Vampires in literature. 
650 0 |a Immortality in literature. 
650 0 |a Immortality (Philosophy) 
650 0 |a Philosophy in literature. 
700 1 |a Housel, Rebecca. 
700 1 |a Wisnewski, Jeremy. 
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