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Author McMahon-Coleman, Kimberley.
Title Werewolves and other shapeshifters in popular culture : a thematic analysis of recent depictions / Kimberley McMahon-Coleman and Roslyn Weaver ; foreword by Gerry Turcotte.
Published Jefferson, N.C. ; London : McFarland, c2012.
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 Floor4  PN56.M53 M36 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description vii, 203 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-194) and index.
Summary "In recent years, shapeshifting characters in literature, film and television have been on the increase. The works in this book are grouped around specific themes that are explored through the metaphor of shapeshifting. With coverage of iconic fantasy texts and a focus on current works, this work engages with the shapeshifting figure in popular culture"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Metamorphosis in literature.
Werewolves in literature.
Metamorphosis -- Mythology.
Werewolves in motion pictures.
Metamorphosis -- Religious aspects.
Fantasy fiction -- History and criticism.
Related Names Weaver, Roslyn, 1979-
ISBN 0786468165 (softcover : alk. paper)
9780786468164 (softcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 779877018