Terrors of Uncertainty: The Cultural Contexts of Horror Fiction

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Routledge, 1989 - Horror tales - 214 pages
From Frankenstein to Psycho, horror fiction has provided our culture with some of its most enduring narratives. Grixti looks at interpret ations of the genre from psychology, psycho- analysis, sociology, cultural and media studies.

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HORROR AND HELPLESSNESS
1
HEROICS AND HELPLESSNESS
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LANGUAGE MODES OF SEEING AND MAGIC
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