'What the World Needs... is a Doctor'

DELLER, Ruth A. (2010). 'What the World Needs... is a Doctor'. In: SMITHKA, Paula and LEWIS, Courtland, (eds.) Doctor Who and Philosophy. Chicago, Open Court, 239-247.

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Abstract

Looking at Russell T Davies' depiction of The Doctor in Doctor Who, this chapter explores the parallels between The Doctor and a Christ-figure, analysing the depiction of The Doctor and his companions using Feurbach and Nietzche.

Item Type: Book Section
Research Institute, Centre or Group: Cultural Communication and Computing Research Institute > Communication and Computing Research Centre
Depositing User: Ruth Deller
Date Deposited: 09 Jun 2011 09:19
Last Modified: 11 Feb 2014 12:11
URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/3669

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