The philosophy of horror, or, Paradoxes of the heart

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Full title: The philosophy of horror, or, Paradoxes of the heart / Noel Carroll.
Main author: Carroll, Noël, 1947-
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • The nature of horror. The definition of horror ; Fantastic biologies and the structures of horrific imagery ; Summary and conclusion
  • Metaphysics and horror, or Relating to fictions. Fearing fictions ; Character-identification?
  • Plotting horror. Some characteristic horror plots ; Horror and suspense ; The fantastic
  • Why horror? The paradox of horror ; Horror and ideology ; Horror today.