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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The authors believe that men are _____ by nature.
2. What is the skill of the Oedipal Child?
3. How developed is archetypal psychology?
4. The authors detail military enlistment, gangs, and crime as modern day ______.
5. How could archetypal psychology benefit men and women?
Short Essay Questions
1. Do Moore and Gillette believe a man can integrate all the positive qualities of the archetypes into his personality unconsciously?
2. What is the affect of the King being tied to the divine?
3. Is the Lover selfish or selfless?
4. Why does the Weakling respond with rage to some situations?
5. Who do the authors think will benefit from the techniques described in the conclusion?
6. Why does the High Chair Tyrant act as he does? As a child? As an adult?
7. Why do the authors believe a ritual elder is necessary to a young man's successful ascension into manhood?
8. What do the authors claim is the cause of this crisis in the male psyche?
9. Why is the Sadist a shadow of the Warrior?
10. What professions is the Tyrant usually drawn to?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The authors discuss ancient rituals and initiations for younger men to grow into maturity but claim that no such thing exists today. Discuss whether you agree with the authors' beliefs about the current state of masculinity.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the complex nature of the Warrior and why and how, despite his aggressive nature, he is considered a functioning archetype.
Essay Topic 3
What are the conditions that would cause the Divine Child to transform into his shadow sides, the Highchair Tyrant or the Weakling Prince? How and why does this happen?
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