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The Resource The invasion from Mars : a study in the psychology of panic : with the complete script of the famous Orson Welles broadcast, by Hadley Cantril ; with the assistance of Hazel Gaudet & Herta Herzog

The invasion from Mars : a study in the psychology of panic : with the complete script of the famous Orson Welles broadcast, by Hadley Cantril ; with the assistance of Hazel Gaudet & Herta Herzog

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The invasion from Mars : a study in the psychology of panic : with the complete script of the famous Orson Welles broadcast
Title
The invasion from Mars
Title remainder
a study in the psychology of panic : with the complete script of the famous Orson Welles broadcast
Statement of responsibility
by Hadley Cantril ; with the assistance of Hazel Gaudet & Herta Herzog
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Hadley Cantril's study was launched immediately after the broadcast to give an account of people's reactions and an answer to the question, Why the panic? Originally published by Princeton University Press in 1940, the book explores the latent anxieties that lead to mass hysteria
Member of
Cataloging source
P@U
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1906-1969
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Cantril, Hadley
Dewey number
157/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1991.77.I5
LC item number
K6 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Herzog, Herta
  • Gaudet, Hazel
Series statement
Princeton legacy library
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  • Koch, Howard
  • Panic
  • Radio programs
  • Panic
  • Radio programs
Label
The invasion from Mars : a study in the psychology of panic : with the complete script of the famous Orson Welles broadcast, by Hadley Cantril ; with the assistance of Hazel Gaudet & Herta Herzog
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of 1982 paperback printing of 1940 edition (with 1966 preface)
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface (1966) -- Preface (1940) -- "Incredible as it may seem" : the broadcast / script by Howard Koch -- "It was something terrible" : the nature and extent of the panic -- "It didn't sound like a play" : how the stimulus was experienced -- "We'd better do something" : description of reactions -- "I figured" : critical ability -- "I'm so worried" : conditions inhibiting critical ability -- "Being in a troublesome world" : the historical setting -- "My background" : the individual case -- "Jitters have come to roost" : why the panic? -- Appendix A. Miscellaneous information -- Appendix B. Interview schedule -- Appendix C. Tables -- Index
Control code
899267149
Extent
1 online resource (1 PDF (xvi, 224 pages).).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400852833
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899267149
Label
The invasion from Mars : a study in the psychology of panic : with the complete script of the famous Orson Welles broadcast, by Hadley Cantril ; with the assistance of Hazel Gaudet & Herta Herzog
Publication
Note
Reprint of 1982 paperback printing of 1940 edition (with 1966 preface)
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface (1966) -- Preface (1940) -- "Incredible as it may seem" : the broadcast / script by Howard Koch -- "It was something terrible" : the nature and extent of the panic -- "It didn't sound like a play" : how the stimulus was experienced -- "We'd better do something" : description of reactions -- "I figured" : critical ability -- "I'm so worried" : conditions inhibiting critical ability -- "Being in a troublesome world" : the historical setting -- "My background" : the individual case -- "Jitters have come to roost" : why the panic? -- Appendix A. Miscellaneous information -- Appendix B. Interview schedule -- Appendix C. Tables -- Index
Control code
899267149
Extent
1 online resource (1 PDF (xvi, 224 pages).).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400852833
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899267149

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