TITLE

Illness and the hero's journey: still ourselves and more?

AUTHOR(S)
Hutchinson, Tom A.
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/30/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 11, p1597
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Compares how living with a chronic or life-threatening illness is similar to the hero's journey in literature. The series of predictable sequences in the hero's journey; How the hero myth is the template for human growth and development.
ACCESSION #
3167890

 

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