The Resource Yurei: : the Japanese ghost, Zack Davisson, (electronic resource)

Yurei: : the Japanese ghost, Zack Davisson, (electronic resource)

Label
Yurei: : the Japanese ghost
Title
Yurei:
Title remainder
the Japanese ghost
Statement of responsibility
Zack Davisson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"I lived in a haunted apartment." Zack Davisson opens this definitive work on Japan's ghosts, or yurei, with a personal tale about the spirit world. Eerie red marks on the apartment's ceiling kept Zack and his wife on edge. The landlord warned them not to open a door in the apartment that led to nowhere. "Our Japanese visitors had no problem putting a name to it . . . they would sense the vibes of the place, look around a bit and inevitably say 'Ahhh . . . yurei ga deteru.' "There is a yurei here." Combining his lifelong interest in Japanese tradition and his personal experiences with these vengeful spirits, Davisson launches an investigation into the origin, popularization, and continued existence of yurei in Japan. Juxtaposing historical documents and legends against contemporary yurei-based horror films such as The Ring, Davisson explores the persistence of this paranormal phenomenon in modern day Japan and its continued spread throughout the West
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Davisson, Zack
Dewey number
133.10952
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Ghosts
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Yurei: : the Japanese ghost, Zack Davisson, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11857903
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11857903
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11857903
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11857903
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Yurei: : the Japanese ghost, Zack Davisson, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11857903
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11857903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11857903
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11857903
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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