Table of contents for Fear : a cultural history / Joanna Bourke.

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Preface ix
Introduction: Fear 1
Afterword to the Introduction: The Face of Fear 11
Par t One: Worlds of Doom
Introduction 23
Chapter One: Death 25
Chapter Two: Disasters 51
Afterword to Part One: Emotionology 73
Par t Two: Spheres of Uncer tainty
Introduction 79
Chapter Three: The Child 81
Chapter Four: Nightmares 109
Chapter Five: Phobias 134
Afterword to Part Two: Psychohistory 159
Par t Three: Whorls of Ir rationality
Introduction 165
Chapter Six: Social Hysteria 167
Afterword to Part Three: Fear versus Anxiety 189
Par t Four: Zones of Confrontation
Introduction 195
Chapter Seven: Combat 197
Chapter Eight: Civilians Under Attack 222
Chapter Nine: Nuclear Threats 255
Afterword to Part Four: Narrativity 287
Par t Five: Realms of Anxiety
Introduction 293
Chapter Ten: The Body 295
Chapter Eleven: Strangers 322
Afterword to Part Five: Aesthesiology 353
Conclusion: Ter ror 357
Notes 393
Bibliography 453
Index 489
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Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Fear -- History.
Fear -- Social aspects -- History.