The myth of the modern hero : changing perceptions of heroism / Jane L. Bownas.

Author
Bownas, Jane L. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Eastbourne ; Portland, Oregon : Sussex Academic Press, 2018.
Description
vii, 186 pages ; 23 cm

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Subject(s)
Heroes [Browse]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
The hero as fighter: warriors, soldiers, and martyrs -- Heroic resistance: courage and steadfastness -- Myth, power, and the heroic leader -- Extreme altruism and the heroic imagination -- Not heroes, just human beings.
ISBN
  • 9781845199029 (paperback : alkaline paper)
  • 1845199022 (paperback : alkaline paper)
LCCN
2017043013
OCLC
994315411
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