Batman and Psychology: A Dark and Stormy Knight by Travis Langley,Michael Uslan,Dennis O'Neil PDF

By Travis Langley,Michael Uslan,Dennis O'Neil

A trip at the back of the masks and into the brain of Gotham City's Caped
Crusader, the darkish Knight who evokes worry in evildoers everywhere


Batman is likely one of the such a lot compelling and enduring characters to come back from the Golden Age of Comics, and curiosity in his tale has basically elevated via numerous incarnations in view that his first visual appeal in Detective Comics #27 in 1939. Why does this superhero with no superpowers fascinate us? What does that fascination say about us? Batman and Psychology explores those and different interesting questions on the masked vigilante, together with: Does Batman have PTSD?  Why does he struggle crime? Why as a vigilante? Why the masks, the bat, and the underage associate? Why are his such a lot intimate relationships with "bad ladies" he should lock up? And why will not he kill that homicidal, green-haired clown?

  • Gives you clean insights into the advanced internal international of Batman and Bruce Wayne and the lifestyles and characters of Gotham City
  • Explains mental conception and ideas during the lens of 1 of the world's preferred comedian e-book characters
  • Written through a psychology professor and "Superherologist" (scholar of superheroes)

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