Characters on the Couch: Exploring Psychology through Literature and Film: Exploring Psychology through Literature and Film

Characters on the Couch: Exploring Psychology through Literature and Film: Exploring Psychology through Literature and Film

by Dean Haycock

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Overview

Providing intriguing insights for students, film buffs, and readers of various genres of fiction, this fascinating book delves into the psychology of 100 well-known fictional characters.

• Provides an engaging and entertaining way to learn about both positive psychology and mental health issues through the behavior of interesting and often familiar characters, leading to a better understanding of human behavior

• Helps readers distinguish realistic depictions of psychological disorders from inaccurate ones, providing a basis for avoiding negative mental health stereotypes and stigma associated with mental illness

• Covers a wide range of behaviors and psychological disorders arranged in a convenient format, making it easy to find and learn about particular topics that can be read in or out of order

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781440836992
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 08/29/2016
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 334
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Dean A. Haycock, PhD, is a science and medical writer.

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