Parenting in the Zombie Apocalypse

The Psychology of Raising Children in a Time of Horror

Author: Steven J. Kirsh

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 1476673888

Category: Psychology

Page: 271

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Parenting is difficult under the best of circumstances—but extremely daunting when humanity faces cataclysmic annihilation. When the dead rise, hardship, violence and the ever-present threat of flesh-eating zombies will adversely affect parents and children alike. Depending on their age, children will have little chance of surviving a single encounter with the undead, let alone the unending peril of the Zombie Apocalypse. The key to their survival—and thus the survival of the species—will be the caregiving they receive. Drawing on psychological theory and real-world research on developmental status, grief, trauma, mental illness, and child-rearing in stressful environments, this book critically examines factors influencing parenting, and the likely outcomes of different caregiving techniques in the hypothetical landscape of the living dead.
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The Walking Dead: All Out War AP Edition

Author: Robert Kirkman

Publisher: Image Comics

ISBN: 1632152207

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 248

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This special Artist Proof edition collects the monumental ALL OUT WAR story arc all in one volume„as seen through artist CHARLIE ADLARD's raw pencils. Read the story in a whole new way, never before collected together in one single volume. Collects THE WALKING DEAD #115-126.
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The Walking Dead #13

Author: Robert Kirkman

Publisher: Image Comics

ISBN: N.A

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 23

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The epic tale of survival continues as Rick and crew find another possible shelter. This place is perfect: It's secure, it's large, it has nearly everything they could ever need. Only problem is, it's already got dead tenants...lots of 'em.
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Books of the Dead

Reading the Zombie in Contemporary Literature

Author: Tim Lanzendörfer

Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

ISBN: 1496819098

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 240

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The zombie has cropped up in many forms--in film, in television, and as a cultural phenomenon in zombie walks and zombie awareness months--but few books have looked at what the zombie means in fiction. Tim Lanzendörfer fills this gap by looking at a number of zombie novels, short stories, and comics, and probing what the zombie represents in contemporary literature. Lanzendörfer brings together the most recent critical discussion of zombies and applies it to a selection of key texts including Max Brooks's World War Z, Colson Whitehead's Zone One, Junot Díaz's short story "Monstro, " Robert Kirkman's comic series The Walking Dead, and Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. Within the context of broader literary culture, Lanzendörfer makes the case for reading these texts with care and openness in their own right. Lanzendörfer contends that what zombies do is less important than what becomes possible when they are around. Indeed, they seem less interesting as metaphors for the various ways the world could end than they do as vehicles for how the world might exist in a different and often better form.
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Video Sourcebook

A Guide to Programs Currently Available on Video in the Areas Of: Movies/entertainment, General Interest/education, Sports/recreation, Fine Arts, Heal

Author: Thomson Gale

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN: 9781414400990

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 4000

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From classroom aids to corporate training programs, technical resources to self-help guides, children's features to documentaries, theatrical releases to straight-to-video movies, The Video Source Book continues its comprehensive coverage of the wide universe of video offerings with more than 130,000 complete program listings, encompassing more than 160,000 videos. All listings are arranged alphabetically by title. Each entry provides a description of the program and information on obtaining the title. Six indexes -- alternate title, subject, credits, awards, special formats and program distributors -- help speed research.
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Contemporary Literary Criticism

Excerpts from Criticism of the Works of Today's Novelists, Poets, Playwrights, Short Story Writers, Scriptwriters, & Other Creative Writers

Author: Daniel Marowski

Publisher: Gale

ISBN: 9780810344198

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 792

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Gathers excerpts from critical articles written about twentieth century literature, and provides background information on the author being considered
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Contemporary Literary Criticism

Author: Daniel G. Marowski,Roger Matuz

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780810344150

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 480

View: 8615

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Gathers excerpts from critical articles written about twentieth century literature, and provides background information on the author being considered
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