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Psychological Reflections on Cinematic Terror: Jungian Archetypes in Horror Films

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In this examination of the psychology of terror, Iaccino uses Jungian archetypes to analyze significant works in the horror film genre. In the past, Jungian archetypes have been used to interpret mythologies, to examine great works of literature, and to explain why sexual stereotypes persist in our society. Here, for the first time, Iaccino applies such models as the Curse ...more
Hardcover, 232 pages
Published June 30th 1994 by Praeger
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Oct 02, 2007 Krisan rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: folks who are interested in film and/or psychology
Dr. Iaccino was one of my psychology professors in college. This is a really great and interesting book. It made me look at horror films in a completely different way.
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