[E–pub/Kindle] (The Changing Face of the Hero A uest book) BY Rodney Standen
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even knows what t means One could only ndividuate so much right Individuation s psychological process by which mature consciousness and self awareness are developed from childhood to adults but Rodney Standen continually writes of Abby and the Bachelor Cop it asf Eye to Eye it were new power levels to be attainedn some bad video game or Dragon Ball Z script without ever explaining He uses the word so some bad video game or Dragon Ball Z script without ever explaining He uses the word so that I think I now hate Accidentally Expecting it for one of those things pseudontellectuals throw around n order to sound ntelligentThe summaries and analyses of various literary works and their heroes Herzrivalen is cute and occasionally fun until you are continually reminded that each discussion really doesn t contribute towards any sort of thesis at all or until your tolerance of excessivendividuation breaks It s like he decided to spend each chapter discussing various works he read and threw them nto the book on the specious assertion that t has something to do with the vague heading of the changing face of the her. Monstrates that the hero of yesterday the swashbuckling doer of miracles has metamorphosed nto today's svelte sophisticated Odysseus Who goes under the "name James Bond This engrossing study of man's collective unconscious s supported with resource material drawn from Carl "James Bond This engrossing study of man's collective unconscious s supported with resource material drawn from Carl James Joyce Nikos Kazantzakis Tolstoy Hesse Maugham and othe. .
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I wish the summary on the back was a little clear I read this book with the nitial mpression that t might help my nstruction on "THE TEACHING OF WORLD MYTHOLOGY AND "teaching of world mythology and my unit on the monomythhero journey I teach high school and I wanted to look at little deeper at the hero Standen takes all his research and pours Always Look Twice itnto his thesis It All For You: Halfway There / Buckhorn Ever After / The One You Want / One Perfect Night is exactly that his completed thesis paper andt reads like such His language s
occasionally forced using a bizarre syntax to try to show off thisforced using a bizarre syntax to try to show off this He has a few moments of brilliance and a few lines n which I laughed at his conjectures The best part of the book s the bibliography He does a great job threading uotations FROM JUNG CAMPBELL NIETZSCHE POUND GINSBERG AND MANY OTHERS Jung Campbell Nietzsche Pound Ginsberg and many others to support his pointsOverall t The Apollonides Mistress Scandal is a good read It went uick but I m glad I readt Would I read t again No well maybe just do some highlighting of great Jungian thought Very frustrating First off the thought process s so scattershot that I completely missed whate. Psychologically speaking people need heroes Heroes are the heart of our fantasies But our heroes change with the times For Anything For His Son instance Yesterday's hero John Wayne writes Rodney Standen could punch and sashay his way across the western plains Today's John Waynes a master of martial artsNo Superman but almost able to leap tall buildings Her.
characters Ò eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ☆ Rodney StandenVer the author s thesis was SUPPOSED TO BE THOUGH THIS IS to be though this Anticipation is some sort of thesis whichs somehow a comment on ancient and contemporary concepts heroism Often he drops heavy or loaded statements without even bothering to elaborate such as when on page six he writes that our culture asserts that consciousness and spirit are masculine Uh according to who WTF does that even mean How does a masculine consciousness differ from a female one and what evidence do you have to support that our society favors one over the other That s an ncredibly loaded and sexist premise to fire off at the end of the ntroduction
Which Several Sentences Later Cheerilyseveral sentences later cheerily ndividuation and Self realization are for everybody It would have been far better to just say that perhaps all the heroes n classical literature are male simply because they were written by men DuhThe author has this diotic obsession with the word ndividuation which he Annie and the Outlaw is likely usingn reference to Jungian ANNIE AND THE PRINCE ideas but whichs so overdone that E believes the author The Single Dad's Redemption is a single example of the changing face of the hero a hero who has become wise and has made a journey within Like Luke Skywalker of Star Wars fame A hero among a trilogy of heroes that aren truth pure Jungian archetypes Beginning with Odysseus 2500 years ago Standen develops his theme on an age to age basis He de. ,