|Academic Publication Book|
|"Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Philosophy: Fear and Trembling in Sunnydale"|
|Author(s)|| Editors: |
James B. South
|Publication date||March 2003|
|Published by||Open Court Publishing Company|
Despite creator Joss Whedon's professed atheism, Buffy often dealt with religious and philosophical symbolism. The book is made up of a collection of essays that link classical philosophy to the Buffy. The show's ability to explore the underlying evil in everyday life through supernatural metaphor makes possible to use such analysis.