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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 Weakling Prince produces a passive or ______ male.
2. How far back does male initiation span?
3. There are pleasures and ______ that accompany manhood.
4. What do Moore and Gillette claim happens in a young man's development without an initiation?
5. What have the authors observed about how young men feel about maturity?
Short Essay Questions
1. What defined rites of passage in ancient times?
2. Do the authors think these archetypes have ever dominated human life?
3. Why is the Masochist a shadow of the Warrior?
4. What is Active Imagination Dialogue?
5. Why is the Sadist a shadow of the Warrior?
6. How does a young man become a fully-fledged adult male?
7. Once one begins this process, how long do the authors say it take to become a fully-fledged male?
8. What happens to the Coward when he hits his "breaking point"?
9. Why do these archetypes need to coexist in a boy for him to develop into a man?
10. Do Moore and Gillette believe a man can integrate all the positive qualities of the archetypes into his personality unconsciously?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss whether the author's suggestions for correcting this crisis are feasible or not. Can it be done simply by man's realization of its true nature? Are there other challenges that are beyond man's control? What else is needed for this correction?
Essay Topic 2
The authors discuss that many of the problems in masculinity are chain reactions, which have caught men in a vicious cycle. How do you see this same movement happening within the individual shadow-sides?
Essay Topic 3
What are the conditions that would cause the Oedipal Child to transform into his shadow sides, the Mama's Boy or the Dreamer? How and why does this happen?
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