Death in Classic and Contemporary Film

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Mortality is a recurrent theme in films across genres, periods, nations, and directors. This book brings together an accomplished set of authors with backgrounds in film analysis, psychology, and philosophy to examine how the knowledge of death, the fear of our mortality, and the ways people cope with mortality are represented in cinema.

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  • Hardback | 276 pages
  • 146 x 218 x 24mm | 459.99g
  • Palgrave MacMillan
  • BasingstokeUnited Kingdom
  • English
  • New.
  • 7 black & white illustrations
  • 1137276886
  • 9781137276889
  • 1,831,113

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Daniel Sullivan is Assistant Professor in Psychology at the University of Arizona, USA. He is the co-author of many research articles and book chapters on topics ranging from psychology to film and literature. Jeff Greenberg is Professor of Psychology at the University of Arizona, USA, and is President of the International Society for Self and Identity. He is one of the co-creators of terror management theory, the co-author of many scientific articles and chapters, and the co-author of In the Wake of 9/11: The Psychology of Terror, Hanging on and Letting Go, and The Worm at the Core.

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