Cultural Studies: The UFO Encyclopedia

Editor/Author Clark, Jerome
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-0-7808-1659-6
Category: Science
Image Count: 223
Book Status: Available
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This title offers context for the reams of declassified UFO-related documents that have been released in the United States, Brazil, and other countries; explores secret government programs that were revealed in recent years and before; and compiles and explains the UFO phenomena in all its aspects.

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • The UFO Phenomenon: A Historical Overview
  • A Note on UFO Terminology
  • Abbreviations and Acronyms
  • About the Author
  • About the Contributors
  • A
  • Abduction Phenomenon
  • Adamski, George (1891-1965)
  • Advanced Aviation Threat Identification Program Pentagon UFO Study
  • Aerial Phenomena Research Organization
  • Aetherius Society
  • Agile Belligerent Assault on U.S. Navy Spy Plane By UFOs, 1953
  • Aho, Wayne Sulo (1916-2006)
  • Airship Sightings in New Zealand/Australia
  • Airship Sightings in the Nineteenth Century
  • Aliens in Our Midst
  • Allende Letters
  • Allingham Contact Claim
  • Amalgamated Flying Saucer Clubs of America
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science UFO Symposium
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics UFO Subcommittee
  • Ancient Astronauts in the UFO Literature
  • Andreasson Abduction Case
  • Andrus, Walter Harrison, Jr. (1920-2015)
  • Angel Hair
  • Angelucci, Orfeo Matthew (1912-1993)
  • Animal Mutilations and UFOs
  • Anomalous Aerial Phenomena Before 1800
  • Araçariguama Case
  • Armstrong Circle Theater Broadcast
  • Arnold Sighting
  • Ashtar
  • B
  • Baleia Case
  • Barker, Gray Roscoe (1925-1984)
  • Barroso Case
  • Bauru Case
  • Bebedouro Abduction Case
  • Bender Mystery
  • Bethurum Contact Claims
  • Bloecher, Ted (1929-)
  • BOAC Sighting
  • Brands Flats CE3
  • Brasília Case
  • Brazilian Pilot Sightings
  • Brazilian Ufologists Commission (CBU)
  • Brooksville Incident
  • Brusque Close Encounter
  • Buff Ledge Abduction Case
  • Bullard, Thomas Eddie (1949-)
  • C
  • Carter Sighting
  • Cash-Landrum CE2
  • Cennina CE3
  • Ceres Case
  • Cergy-Pontoise Hoax
  • Chalker, Bill (1952-)
  • Chiles-Whitted Sighting
  • Cisco Grove CE3
  • Citizens Against UFO Secrecy
  • Civilian Saucer Intelligence of New York
  • Civilian Saucer Investigation
  • Close Encounters of the First Kind
  • Close Encounters of the Second Kind
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Movie)
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind
  • Cloud Cigars
  • Colusa CE1
  • Conklin CE3
  • Contactees
  • Correa Abduction Case
  • Coyne CE2
  • Crashes and Retrievals of UFOs in the Nineteenth Century
  • Crashes and Retrievals of UFOs in the Twentieth Century
  • Cressy Sighting
  • Crixás CE2/CE3
  • D
  • Damon CE2
  • Dark Side
  • Davis, Isabel L. (1904-1984)
  • Daylight Discs
  • Debunking and Debunkery: A Skeptical History
  • Delphos CE2
  • Derenberger Contact Claims
  • Dr. X Case
  • Domsten CE3 Hoax
  • Druffel, Ann (1929-)
  • Drury Film
  • Duas Pontes Case
  • E
  • Eagle River CE3
  • Earthlights and Tectonic Strain Theory
  • Earth Versus the Flying Saucers (Movie)
  • Edwards, Frank Allyn (1908-1967)
  • Estimate of the Situation
  • Evans, Hilary (1929-2011)
  • Everglades CE2
  • Exeter CE1
  • Experience Anomalies
  • Extraterrestrial Hypothesis and Science
  • Extraterrestrial Hypothesis and Ufology
  • Extraterrestrialism
  • F
  • Falcon Lake CE2
  • Falkville Humanoid Photographs
  • Fate
  • Fatima Miracle
  • Fernvale Episode
  • Fisherville CE2
  • Flatwoods Monster
  • Florida Scoutmaster Case
  • Flying Saucer Review
  • Fontes, Olavo T. (1924-1968)
  • Foo Fighters
  • Fort, Charles Hoy (1874-1932)
  • Fort Beaufort CE2
  • Fort Dix-McGuire Incident
  • Fort Monmouth Radar/Visual Case
  • Fortean Society
  • Fowler, Raymond Eveleth (1933-)
  • Fry Contact Claims
  • Fund for UFO Research
  • G
  • Garanhus CE3
  • Ghost Rockets
  • Giant Rock Interplanetary Spacecraft Convention
  • Gill CE3
  • Gorman Sighting
  • Great Taboo
  • Green Fireballs and other Southwestern Lights
  • Groupe d’Étude des Phénomènes Aérospatiaux non Identifiés (GEPAN)
  • Guimaräes Contact Claim
  • Gulf Breeze Case
  • H
  • Haines, Richard Foster (1937-)
  • Hairy Bipeds and UFOs
  • Hall, Richard Harris (1930-2009)
  • Heaven’s Gate
  • Hendry, Allan Alexander (1950-)
  • Hermann Contact Claims
  • Hessdalen Lights
  • Higdon Contact Claim
  • Higgens CE3
  • Hill Abduction Case
  • Hoaxes
  • Hollow Earth and UFOs
  • Hopkins, Budd (1931-2011)
  • House of Lords UFO Debate
  • Hynek, Josef Allen (1910-1986)
  • I
  • International Flying Saucer Bureau
  • Iran CE2
  • J
  • J. Allen Hynek Center for UFO Studies
  • Jacobs, David Michael (1942-)
  • JAL Sighting
  • Jarrold Affair
  • Jessup, Morris Ketchum (1900-1959)
  • Jung and UFOs
  • K
  • Keel, John Alva (1930-2009)
  • Kelly-Hopkinsville CE3
  • Kentucky Abduction Case
  • Keyhoe, Donald Edward (1897-1988)
  • Khoury Case
  • Kinross Case
  • Klarer Contact Claims
  • Klass, Philip Julian (1919-2005)
  • Kraspedon Contact Claims
  • Kuwait Sightings
  • L
  • Lakenheath-Bentwaters Radar/Visual Case
  • Landings in Tennessee: 1907, 1957
  • Langenburg CE2
  • Larson Abduction Case
  • Lavonia CE2
  • Law of the Times
  • Laxson CE3
  • Lee, Gloria (1925-1962)
  • Levelland Sightings
  • Lins Case
  • Loch Raven Dam CE2
  • Lorenzen, Coral E. Lightner (1925-1988) and Leslie James (Jim) Lorenzen (1922-1986)
  • Lubbock Lights
  • M
  • McDonald, James Edward (1920-1971)
  • McMinnville Photos
  • Maccabee, Bruce Sargeant (1942-)
  • Magonia
  • Mantell Incident
  • Maraponga Case
  • Marshall County CE2
  • Martin Contact Claims
  • Maury Island Hoax
  • Meier Contact Claims
  • Men in Black
  • Menger, Howard
  • Menzel, Donald Howard (1901-1976)
  • Michel, Aimé (1919-1992)
  • Minot Air Force Base Radar/Visual Case
  • Mirrasol Abduction Case
  • Mon-Ka of Mars
  • Montana Film
  • Moody Abduction Case
  • Moore Case
  • Morocco Sighting
  • Morro Do Vintem Case
  • Moseley, James Willett (1931-2012)
  • Mothman and Other Winged Entities
  • Munroe Falls CE3
  • Muroc Air Base Sightings
  • Mutual UFO Network
  • N
  • NASA and UFOs
  • Nash-Fortenberry Sighting
  • National Investigations Committee on Aerial Phenomena (NICAP )
  • National Security Agency (NSA)
  • National Security Council (NSC)
  • Newark Valley CE3
  • New Zealand Film
  • North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)
  • NORAD National Air Defense UFO Alert, 1957
  • North Dakota CE3
  • O
  • Ocala Radar/Visual Case
  • Official Night of the UFOs
  • O’Hare Airport Sighting
  • Operação Prato (Operation Plate)
  • Orthoteny
  • OTC-X1 Hoax
  • Oxford Abduction Case
  • Oz Factor
  • P
  • Padrick Contact Claim
  • Palmer, Raymond Alfred (1910-1977)
  • Papuda Case
  • Paranormal and Occult Theories About UFOs
  • Pascagoula Abduction Case
  • Penalva CE3
  • Phoenix Lights
  • Portage County Sighting
  • Prince Neosom
  • Project A
  • Project Blue Book
  • Project Blue Book Report No. 14
  • Project Grudge
  • Project Sign
  • Projects and Officers
  • Psychosocial Hypothesis
  • R
  • Radiation Incidents
  • Randle, Kevin D. (1949-)
  • Randles, Jenny (1951— )
  • RB-47 Electronic Intelligence Case, 1957
  • Red Bluff Sightings
  • Rehn, K. Gösta (1891-1989)
  • Rio De Janeiro Sighting
  • Ririe CE3
  • Roach Abduction Case
  • Robertson Panel
  • Robinson Contact Claims
  • Rodeghier, Mark (1953-)
  • Ruppelt, Edward J. (1923-1960)
  • S
  • Salt Lake City Sighting
  • Sanderson, Ivan Terence (1911-1973)
  • Sarbacher Episode
  • Satellite Tracking of UFOs
  • Saucer News
  • Saucers
  • Schirmer Abduction Case
  • Schmidt Contact Claims
  • Scoriton Hoax
  • Scully Hoax
  • Selfridge Air Force Base Radar Case
  • Senator Russell Sighting
  • Sensor Networks to Track UFOs in the Vietnam War
  • Sex and UFOs
  • Shaver Mystery
  • SIOANI
  • Skinwalker Ranch
  • Sky Serpents
  • Smith, Wilbert Brockhouse (1910-1962)
  • Smithsonian UFO Debate
  • Society For Scientific Exploration
  • Socorro CE2/CE3
  • Solem Contact Claims
  • South African Crash Hoax
  • Space Animals
  • Springheel Jack
  • Sprinkle, Ronald Leo (1930-)
  • Stonehenge CE3
  • Strieber, Louis Whitley (1945-)
  • Stringfield, Leonard H. (1920-1994)
  • Sturrock Workshop
  • Swan/CIA Contact Story
  • Swords, Michael D. (1940-)
  • T
  • Taylorsville Man in Black and Other Weirdness
  • Templeton Photograph
  • Thompson Contact Claim
  • Tombaugh Sighting
  • Trans-en-Provence CE2
  • Trindade Island Photographs
  • Tully and Other UFO Nests
  • Turner Contact Claims
  • U
  • Ubatuba Magnesium
  • UFO
  • UFO IFF Radio-Transmitting Cases
  • UFO, IFO, and Insufficient Data
  • UFO Newsclipping Service
  • UFOCAT
  • UFOs in the Nineteenth Century
  • UFOs, 1900-1946
  • Ultraterrestrials
  • Ummo Hoax
  • Unarius Academy of Science
  • Unicat Project
  • Unidentified Flying Objects (Movie)
  • United Nations and UFOs
  • University of Colorado UFO Project
  • Utah Film
  • V
  • Valensole CE2/CE3
  • Valentich Disappearance
  • Vallee, Jacques Francis (1939-)
  • Van Meter Monster
  • Van Tassel, George W. (1910-1978)
  • Vargem Grande Case
  • Varginha Contact Incident
  • Villas-Boas CE3
  • Voronezh CE3
  • W
  • Wakefield Incident
  • Walton Abduction Case
  • Washington National Radar/Visual Case
  • Waves
  • Webb, Walter N. (1934-)
  • Wednesday Phenomenon
  • Westchester Sightings
  • Whitman Contact Claim
  • Wilkins, Harold Tom (1891-1960)
  • Williamette Pass Photo Hoax
  • Williamson, George Hunt (1926-1986)
  • Z
  • Zeidman, Jennie (1932-)
  • Bibliography