Men, power, and myths : the quest for male identity / Allan Guggenbühl ; translated by Gary V. Hartman

Author(s): Guggenbühl, Allan
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Subjects: Masculinity
Men--Psychology
Mythology--Psychological aspects
Jungian psychology
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, German (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Continuum, 1997
LC Classification: B, BF
Physical Description: 215 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Men - Deficient Beings? Psychology's Neglect of Men 9
2. Myths: Vessels for Nation, Culture, Profession and Family: The Tension between Mythology and Psychology 29
3. Gangs, Violence, and Longing: Why Modern Education Fails with Boys 75
4. Men and their Grandiosity: The Suprapersonal as Orientation 103
5. The Shadow of Grandiosity: Masculine Mythopathologies 133
6. The Tension Between Archaic Savagery and Overcivilization: Mythotheraphy for Men 169
7. The Alienation Between Men and Women: The Battle of the Sexes 191
Alternate Title(s): Männer, Mythen, Mächte.
Notes: LCCN: 97002431
ISBN: 0826407811 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC Number: 36241713
ISBN/ISSN: 0826407811