Knowing fearKnowing fear: science, knowledge and the development of the horror genre
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2008.
ISBN: 078643273X ISBN13: 9780786432738 DDC: 809.9164 LCC: PN56 Edition: (softcover : alk. paper)
Summary:"The text first outlines a loose framework defining several distinct
periods in horror development, then explores each period sequentially
by looking at the scientific and cultural background of the period,
its expression in horror literature, and its expression in horror
visual and performing arts"--Provided by publisher.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 435-445) and index.
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LCC Number: PN56
Book Details:Language: eng
Physical Description: vi, 458 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Edition Info: (softcover : alk. paper)
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