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True Blood and Philosophy: We Wanna Think Bad Things with You (2010) [193189]



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Softcover BookSKU: 190625-78271-1
ISBN-10: 0470597720
ISBN-13: 978-0470597729
Weight: 1.13 lbs
Condition: VF Very Fine - This item is used. See Details section and photos for specifics on item condition.

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Product Types: Books | Softcover Books
Genres: Cult Television | Drama | Fantasy | Television | Thrillers
Studio: Wiley
Original U.S. Release: September 7, 2008
Item Release Date: June 1, 2010
Rating: TV-MA
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The first look at the philosophical issues behind Charlaine Harris’s New York Times bestsellers The Southern Vampire Mysteries and the True Blood television series.

Teeming with complex, mythical characters in the shape of vampires, telepaths, shapeshifters, and the like, True Blood, the popular HBO series adapted from Charlaine Harris’s bestselling The Southern Vampire Mysteries, has a rich collection of themes to explore, from sex and romance to bigotry and violence to death and immortality. The goings-on in the mythical town of Bon Temps, Louisiana, where vampires satiate their blood lust and openly commingle with ordinary humans, present no shortages of juicy metaphysical morsels to sink your teeth into.

Now True Blood and Philosophy calls on the minds of some of history’s great thinkers to perform some philosophical bloodletting on such topics as Sookie and the metaphysics of mindreading; Maryann and sacrificial religion; werewolves, shapeshifters and personal identity; vampire politics, evil, desire, and much more.

  • The first book to explore the philosophical issues and themes behind the True Blood novels and television series
  • Adds a new dimension to your understanding of True Blood characters and themes

Smart and entertaining, True Blood and Philosophy provides food—or blood—for thought, and a fun, new way to look at the series.


  • Pages: 256
  • Language: English
  • Size: 6 x 0.8 x 8.9 in

Cast: Alexander Skarsgard | Anna Paquin | Carrie Preston | Chris Bauer | Deborah Ann Woll | Nelsan Ellis | Rutina Wesley | Ryan Kwanten | Sam Trammell | Stephen Moyer
Subject: True Blood
Authors: George A. Dunn | Rebecca Housel | William Irwin

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