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Journal of Humanistic Psychology, ISSN 0022-1678, 9/2018, Volume 58, Issue 5, pp. 571 - 584
In its ambition to become a “transdisciplinary” field of study, heroism science should leverage the expertise of the “heroism humanities.” This article uses... 
transdisciplinary | ancient Greek heroes | heroism science | heroism humanities | PSYCHOLOGY, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | Humanities | Appreciation | Heroes | Ambition | Interdisciplinary aspects | Athletes | News | Ascription | Astronauts | Leverage | Heroism | Meaning | Expertise | Heroism & heroes
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Women's Studies, ISSN 0049-7878, 10/2019, Volume 48, Issue 7, pp. 755 - 776
Deylami discusses about the American television series Homeland and movie Zero Dark Thirty. Here, she compares about the similarity of their stories depicting... 
WOMEN | HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | Women | War | Terrorism | Heroism & heroes | Television programs
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Biography, ISSN 0162-4962, 2017, Volume 40, Issue 4, pp. 588 - 595
In 1992, he leftthe Socialist Party to found a center-leftdivergent current with Jean-Pierre Chevènement, whom he still supported in the 2002 election that saw... 
Biography | France | LITERATURE | 1900-2099 | style | biography | French literature | genre conventions | Forecasts and trends | Authorship | Appreciation | Literature | Writers | Graffiti | Magazines | Biographies | Narratives | Nonfiction | Chinese | Motion pictures | Novels | Heroism & heroes | Fiction | Humanities and Social Sciences
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2015, Palgrave Shakespeare studies, ISBN 9781137523570, xi, 234
Shakespeare's Extremes is a controversial intervention in current critical debates on the status of the human in Shakespeare's work. By focusing on three... 
Self in literature | Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 | Humanity in literature | Wild men in literature | Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Criticism and interpretation | 1564-1616 | Shakespeare, William | Criticism and interpretation
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Evolution and Human Behavior, ISSN 1090-5138, 2015, Volume 36, Issue 5, pp. 367 - 373
Abstract We report three studies which test a sexual selection hypothesis for male war heroism. Based on evolutionary theories of mate choice we hypothesize... 
Psychiatry | War | Intergroup conflict | Sexual selection | Aggression | Heroism | Bravery | ALTRUISTIC BEHAVIOR | LIFE-HISTORIES | SOCIAL SCIENCES, BIOMEDICAL | BLOOD REVENGE | TRIBAL POPULATION | MATE PREFERENCES | BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES | WARFARE | PSYCHOLOGY, BIOLOGICAL | MALE-WARRIOR HYPOTHESIS | REPRODUCTIVE SUCCESS | Analysis | Natural selection | Philosophy | Business ethics
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The Journal of Popular Culture, ISSN 0022-3840, 06/2019, Volume 52, Issue 3, pp. 645 - 662
Male antihero characters, such as mob boss Tony Soprano, serial killer Dexter Morgan, high school chemistry teacher turned meth cook Walter White, and... 
CULTURAL STUDIES | HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | Women | Feminism | Teachers | Television | Television programs | Characters (Roles) | Actors | Viewers | Criticism | Antiheroes | Mothers | Heroism & heroes
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Ethnologie française, ISSN 0046-2616, 2017, Volume 168, Issue 4, p. 729
Le 9 juillet 2006 Zidane assène un coup de tête à Marco Materazzi en finale de la Coupe du Monde et est expulsé. C’est une formidable déflagration dans... 
History | Humanities and Social Sciences
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Journal of Indo-European Studies, ISSN 0092-2323, 03/2017, Volume 45, Issue 1-2, pp. 172 - 186
Sanasar, the founder of the dynasty of heroes of the epic "Daredevils of Sasun," is the epicized version of the thunder god, who has many common... 
HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | Studies | Deities | Armenian | Lightning | Mythology | History | Twins | Heroism & heroes
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JOURNAL OF AMERICAN STUDIES, ISSN 0021-8758, 08/2019, Volume 53, Issue 3, pp. 725 - 743
Melville Shavelson's Cast a Giant Shadow (1966) stands alongside Otto Preminger's Exodus (1960) as one of the most notable Hollywood films to center on the... 
HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | Conservatism | Film adaptations | Motion picture production | Case studies | Jews | Ideology | American culture | Characters (Roles) | Interventionism | Motion pictures | Politics | Propaganda | Books | Heroism & heroes
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SLAVONIC AND EAST EUROPEAN REVIEW, ISSN 0037-6795, 07/2019, Volume 97, Issue 3, pp. 471 - 471
In the decades before the collapse of tsarism in 1917, no issue did more to galvanize British support for the Russian revolutionary movement than the... 
TERRORISM | HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | OPINION | Journalism | Exile | Propaganda | Russian Revolution
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The Journal of Popular Culture, ISSN 0022-3840, 02/2016, Volume 49, Issue 1, pp. 7 - 9
Star Wars: The Force Awakens introduces a girl hero, Rey (played by Daisy Ridley), and places her in the milieu of the hero's journey, with similar dramatic... 
CULTURAL STUDIES | HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | Motion pictures | Popular culture | Gender | Heroism & heroes
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Journal of Canadian Studies/Revue d'études canadiennes, ISSN 0021-9495, 2019, Volume 53, Issue 1, pp. 1 - 26
There are few figures in Canada as widely known and loved and remembered as Terry Fox. This article highlights how this contemporary sensibility has been... 
Canada | 1958-1981 | Collective memory | Terry Fox Foundation | Fox, Terry | public memory | Terry Fox | popular culture | heroism | POLITICS | Canadian culture | HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY
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Babel : Littératures plurielles, ISSN 2263-4746, 12/2015, Issue 31, pp. 39 - 61
L’article explore l’ambivalence de la masculinité dans Delta Wedding d’Eudora Welty (1946). Cet article soutient que Delta Wedding, qui place le héros George... 
Literature | Humanities and Social Sciences
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International Journal of Heritage Studies, ISSN 1352-7258, 10/2017, Volume 23, Issue 9, pp. 800 - 815
A series of seven statues commissioned by the mayor of the Canton of Colta in 2007 represent an emerging aspect of public art in the Andes: municipal statuary... 
Ecuador | Andes | Statues | indigeneity | monuments | representation | AMERICA | IMAGE | HERITAGE | SOCIAL SCIENCES, INTERDISCIPLINARY | HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | Public art | Postcolonialism | Native peoples | Sculpture | Heroism & heroes | 18th century
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The Lion and the Unicorn, ISSN 0147-2593, 2019, Volume 43, Issue 1, pp. 42 - 68
Enormous amounts of scholarship have been written about Vergil's innovative use of the myth of the Golden Bough in Aeneas' descent to the Underworld. Since... 
Voyages to the otherworld in literature | Rowling, Virgil., J. K | LITERATURE | Childrens novels | Humanities | Morality | Cooperation | Roman civilization | Antiquity | Tragedies | Books | Heroism & heroes | Epic literature
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South Central Review, ISSN 0743-6831, 2019, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp. 41 - 59
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Slavic Review, ISSN 0037-6779, 2017, Volume 76, Issue 3, pp. 647 - 654
The article analyzes the instrumentalization of death during the first two decades after the 1917 Russian Revolution. The Bolsheviks made use of two trends in... 
HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | AREA STUDIES | Death & dying | Murders & murder attempts | Popular culture | Citizens | Russian Revolution | World War I | Heroes | Classism | Minimalist program | Cremation | Pragmatics | Trends | Society | Bolshevism | Communists | Heroism & heroes
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The Journal of Popular Culture, ISSN 0022-3840, 08/2018, Volume 51, Issue 4, pp. 923 - 939
Thirty years after the publication of her best seller The House of Spirits (1982), Isabel Allende turned to writing a trilogy of young adult novels.1 City of... 
ALLENDE,ISABEL | CULTURAL STUDIES | HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | Chilean literature | Young adults | Girls | 21st century | Narrative techniques | Writing | Young adults literature | Novels | Self awareness | Cities | Heroism & heroes | Fiction | Compositional styles
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