Sociology of the Weird and Apocalyptic (2012 - 2013)

Course Instructor: 

Craig McFarlane

For an overview of various topics, you may find these resources helpful -- they will also provide you with the correct vocabulary for using as search terms in databases.

Tip:  The Reference section (location REF) can be found at the back of the second (main) floor of the Library.  Books in REF may be consulted in the Library but they may not be borrowed.

Tip: To obtain a title from storage (location STF) request it by clicking on the red hold/request in the button bar at the top of the screen.  Enter your MyCarletonOne username and password.  You can pick it up at the Circulation Desk (usually 1 business day later).  There is more information about requests on the holds, requests and recalls page on the library web site.

21st century sociology : a reference handbook

The BFI companion to horror
STF PN1995.9 .H6B5

The Blackwell companion to social theory
H61 .B4773 (4th floor)

The Blackwell dictionary of modern social thought
H41 .B53 2003 (4th floor)

Catastrophes and disasters
D24.S73 (5th floor)

Classical sociological theory, 2nd ed.
HM435 .C53 2007 (4th floor)

Critical sociology
HM585 .B84 2008 (4th floor)

Encyclopedia of comic books and graphic novels
PN6707 .E49 2010 [2v.] (3rd floor)

Encyclopedia of disaster relief

Encyclopedia of pestilence, pandemics, and plagues
RA652 .E535 2008 [2v; also online]

Encyclopedia of social movement media
REF P96 .A44 E53 2011 (2nd floor)

Encyclopedia of social theory
REF HM425 .E49 2006 (2nd floor)

Encyclopedia of social theory

Encyclopedia of sociology, 2nd ed.
REF HM425 .E5 2000 [5v; also online] (2nd floor)

Encyclopedia of television
REF PN1992.18 .E5 2004 [4v.] (2nd floor)

Mythical and fabulous creatures : a source book and research guide
REF GR825.M87 (2nd floor)

Reference guide to science fiction, fantasy, and horror
REF PN3433.5 BIBL .B87 (2nd floor)

The SAGE handbook of cultural analysis
HM101 .S163 2008 (4th floor)

Science fiction television series : episode guides, histories, and casts and credits for 62 prime time shows, 1959 through 1989
STF PN1992.8 .S35P48