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The Resource The psychology of superheroes : an unauthorized exploration, edited by Robin S. Rosenberg ; with Jennifer Canzoneri

The psychology of superheroes : an unauthorized exploration, edited by Robin S. Rosenberg ; with Jennifer Canzoneri

Label
The psychology of superheroes : an unauthorized exploration
Title
The psychology of superheroes
Title remainder
an unauthorized exploration
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robin S. Rosenberg ; with Jennifer Canzoneri
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
741.5/9019
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF637.C5
LC item number
P83 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rosenberg, Robin S
  • Canzoneri, Jennifer
Series statement
BenBella Books psychology of popular culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic strip characters
  • Graphic novels
  • Heroes
  • Conduct of life
  • Heroes
  • Typology (Psychology)
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
Label
The psychology of superheroes : an unauthorized exploration, edited by Robin S. Rosenberg ; with Jennifer Canzoneri
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The positive psychology of superheroes / Christopher Peterson and Nansook Park -- The social psychology of the Justice league of America / Wind Goodfriend -- Superman's personality / Robin S. Rosenberg -- Anti-heroism in the continuum of good and evil / Michael Spivey and Steven Knowlton -- Positive psychology of Peter Parker / Robert Biwas-Diener -- Prejudice lessons from the Xavier Institute / Mikhail Lyubansky -- When I grow up I want to be a superhero / Bryan J. Dik -- Is there a superhero in all of us? / Peter A. Hancock and Gabriella M. Hancock -- Mind-reading superheroes / William J. Ickes -- An appetite for destruction / Chuck Tate -- The stereotypical (Wonder) woman / Chuck Tate -- What would Freud say? / Andrew R. Getzfeld -- Coming to terms with bizarro / Siamak Tundra Naficy -- Coping with stress... the superhero way / Stephanie R. deLusé -- Arkham Asylum / Bradley J. Daniels -- The incredible Hulk / Christopher J. Patrick and Sarah K. Patrick -- Gender typicality and extremity in popular culture / Kerri L. Johnson, Leah E. Lurye, and Jonathan B. Freeman -- Cracking the superhero's moral code / Peter DeScioli and Robert Kurzban
Control code
ocn154744326
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 259 pages
Isbn
9781933771311
Lccn
2007041418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The psychology of superheroes : an unauthorized exploration, edited by Robin S. Rosenberg ; with Jennifer Canzoneri
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The positive psychology of superheroes / Christopher Peterson and Nansook Park -- The social psychology of the Justice league of America / Wind Goodfriend -- Superman's personality / Robin S. Rosenberg -- Anti-heroism in the continuum of good and evil / Michael Spivey and Steven Knowlton -- Positive psychology of Peter Parker / Robert Biwas-Diener -- Prejudice lessons from the Xavier Institute / Mikhail Lyubansky -- When I grow up I want to be a superhero / Bryan J. Dik -- Is there a superhero in all of us? / Peter A. Hancock and Gabriella M. Hancock -- Mind-reading superheroes / William J. Ickes -- An appetite for destruction / Chuck Tate -- The stereotypical (Wonder) woman / Chuck Tate -- What would Freud say? / Andrew R. Getzfeld -- Coming to terms with bizarro / Siamak Tundra Naficy -- Coping with stress... the superhero way / Stephanie R. deLusé -- Arkham Asylum / Bradley J. Daniels -- The incredible Hulk / Christopher J. Patrick and Sarah K. Patrick -- Gender typicality and extremity in popular culture / Kerri L. Johnson, Leah E. Lurye, and Jonathan B. Freeman -- Cracking the superhero's moral code / Peter DeScioli and Robert Kurzban
Control code
ocn154744326
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 259 pages
Isbn
9781933771311
Lccn
2007041418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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