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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. In classic rites of passage, what are the young men supposed to do in the jungle?
2. How could archetypal psychology benefit men and women?
3. What role does the Know-It-All Trickster play in the Precocious Child?
4. What role does the High Chair Tyrant play in the Divine Child?
5. What role does the Weakling Prince play in the Divine Child?
Short Essay Questions
1. What professions is the Tyrant usually drawn to?
2. Why was the Oedipal Child named as such?
3. Is the Lover selfish or selfless?
4. How could the Lover become the Impotent Lover?
5. Why do the authors believe a ritual initiation is vital to a fully developed male?
6. What do the authors believe is the nature of a young man's ascension without a ritual elder?
7. Do the authors think these archetypes have ever dominated human life?
8. Why don't men hold the pinnacle of their archetype?
9. Why do the authors tell men not to degrade themselves?
10. What personalities are most prone to the Tyrant? Why?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are the conditions that would cause the Magician to transform into his shadow sides, the Manipulator or the Denying Innocent One? How and why does this happen?
Essay Topic 2
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 3
What are the conditions that would cause the Precocious Child to transform into his shadow sides, the Know-It-All Trickster or the Dummy? How and why does this happen?
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