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Heroes and Villains [Paperback]

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Item Specifications...

Pages   158
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.5" Width: 5.25" Height: 8.25"
Weight:   0.5 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jan 31, 2007
Publisher   Baylor University Press
Age  22
ISBN  1932792929  
EAN  9781932792928  

Availability  66 units.
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Item Description...
Hercules, Jesus, James Bond, Luke Skywalker, Gandalf, Frodo, Harry Potter, Buffy Summers, Spiderman, Batman, Captain Kirk, Dr. Who, Darth Vader, Sauron, Voldemort, Lex Luthor, Dr. Doom, the Daleks, the Borg. Almost anybody living in the developed West would be able to group these individuals into two camps: the heroes and the villains. However, what criteria they may use to do this is less clear. Mike Alsford introduces us to a range of heroic and villainous archetypes on a journey through film, television, comic books, and literature. On the way, he addresses questions such as: What is a true hero? What is a true villain? Have we misunderstood these terms? What kind of societal values do our mythical heroes and villains represent? In trying to understand the extremes of hero and villain we are made more aware of our own ethical standards and are given a space in which to explore contemporary concerns over notions of right and wrong, good and bad.

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Mike Alsford is Senior Lecturer in Theology at the University of Greenwich, London, and the author of "What If? Religious Themes in Science Fiction."

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