The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures

3,66 valoración promedio
( 3.021 valoraciones por GoodReads )
 
9780330435703: The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures
Críticas:

Curled Up with a Good Book, 8/08
"It's a fun read, but even more so, it's an interesting one. You'll have trouble putting it down...Theroux presents the humanity in his subjects without necessarily sympathizing with them, walking the fine line between their extreme views and the normalcy of everyday life... Alternately funny and disturbing...An excellent read."

Reseña del editor:

For ten years Louis Theroux has been making programmes about off-beat characters on the fringes of US society. Now he revisits America and the people who have most fascinated him to try to discover what motivates them, why they believe the things they believe, and to find out what has happened to them since he last saw them. Along the way Louis thinks about what drives him to spend so much time among weird people, and considers whether he's learned anything about himself in the course of ten years working with them. Has he manipulated the people he's interviewed, or have they manipulated him? From his Las Vegas base, Louis revisits the assorted dreamers and outlaws who have been his TV feeding ground. Attempting to understand a little about himself and the workings of his own mind, Louis considers questions such as: What is the difference between pathology and 'normal' weirdness? Is there something particularly weird about Americans? What does it mean to be weird, or 'to be yourself'? And do we choose our beliefs or do our beliefs choose us?

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,78
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Theroux, Louis
Editorial: Pan (2006)
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: > 20
Librería
cbs distribution ltd
(Brecon, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Pan, 2006. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería ABC671360

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1,18
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,78
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Louis Theroux
Editorial: Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom (2006)
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom, 2006. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Reprints. 196 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. For ten years Louis Theroux has been making programmes about off-beat characters on the fringes of US society. Now he revisits America and the people who have most fascinated him to try to discover what motivates them, why they believe the things they believe, and to find out what has happened to them since he last saw them. Along the way Louis thinks about what drives him to spend so much time among weird people, and considers whether he s learned anything about himself in the course of ten years working with them. Has he manipulated the people he s interviewed, or have they manipulated him? From his Las Vegas base, Louis revisits the assorted dreamers and outlaws who have been his TV feeding ground. Attempting to understand a little about himself and the workings of his own mind, Louis considers questions such as: What is the difference between pathology and normal weirdness? Is there something particularly weird about Americans? What does it mean to be weird, or to be yourself ? And do we choose our beliefs or do our beliefs choose us?. Nº de ref. de la librería AA79780330435703

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,74
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Louis Theroux
Editorial: Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom (2006)
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Pan MacMillan, United Kingdom, 2006. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Reprints. 196 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. For ten years Louis Theroux has been making programmes about off-beat characters on the fringes of US society. Now he revisits America and the people who have most fascinated him to try to discover what motivates them, why they believe the things they believe, and to find out what has happened to them since he last saw them. Along the way Louis thinks about what drives him to spend so much time among weird people, and considers whether he s learned anything about himself in the course of ten years working with them. Has he manipulated the people he s interviewed, or have they manipulated him? From his Las Vegas base, Louis revisits the assorted dreamers and outlaws who have been his TV feeding ground. Attempting to understand a little about himself and the workings of his own mind, Louis considers questions such as: What is the difference between pathology and normal weirdness? Is there something particularly weird about Americans? What does it mean to be weird, or to be yourself ? And do we choose our beliefs or do our beliefs choose us?. Nº de ref. de la librería AA79780330435703

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,75
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Louis Theroux
Editorial: Pan (2006)
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: > 20
Librería
smeikalbooks
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Pan, 2006. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book. Fast shipping form our UK warehouse in eco-friendly packaging. Fast, efficient and friendly customer service. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780330435703N

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 3,51
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,32
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Louis Theroux
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97803304357030000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,36
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Louis Theroux
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Cantidad: 2
Librería
Start At Page 1
(Emneth, WIsbech, NFK, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780330435703

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,75
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,74
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Louis Theroux
Editorial: Pan 2006-07-07 (2006)
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Cantidad: 5
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Pan 2006-07-07, 2006. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-BER-00056162

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,90
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,45
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Louis Theroux
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Paperback Primera edición Cantidad: 1
Librería
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2006. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 1st. 130mm x 197mm x 19mm. Paperback. For ten years Louis Theroux has been making programmes about off-beat characters on the fringes of US society. Now he revisits America and the people who have most fascinated him to try to.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 304 pages. 0.222. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780330435703

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,28
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Louis Theroux
Editorial: Pan Macmillan
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 5
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Pan Macmillan. Paperback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW, The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures (Reprints), Louis Theroux, For ten years Louis Theroux has been making programmes about off-beat characters on the fringes of US society. Now he revisits America and the people who have most fascinated him to try to discover what motivates them, why they believe the things they believe, and to find out what has happened to them since he last saw them. Along the way Louis thinks about what drives him to spend so much time among weird people, and considers whether he's learned anything about himself in the course of ten years working with them. Has he manipulated the people he's interviewed, or have they manipulated him? From his Las Vegas base, Louis revisits the assorted dreamers and outlaws who have been his TV feeding ground. Attempting to understand a little about himself and the workings of his own mind, Louis considers questions such as: What is the difference between pathology and 'normal' weirdness? Is there something particularly weird about Americans? What does it mean to be weird, or 'to be yourself'? And do we choose our beliefs or do our beliefs choose us?. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780330435703

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 5,69
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,86
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Louis Theroux
ISBN 10: 0330435701 ISBN 13: 9780330435703
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 16
Librería
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Not Signed; For ten years Louis Theroux has been making programmes about off-beat characters on the fringes of US society. Now he revisits America and the people who have most fascinated him to try to discover what motivates them, why they believe the things they believe, and to find out what has happened to th. book. Nº de ref. de la librería ria9780330435703_rkm

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,26
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,86
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda