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Conduct In-Depth Research
Looking for in-depth research studies, statistics or pop culture resources? Use the databases to find articles from journals, magazines and newspapers.
Tips for Searching the Databases
Databases are used to find articles, documents, chapters and other specific information on a topic.
General databases will help to find some articles on a lot of topics e.g Academic Search Complete. Subject Specific Databases will help to find a lot of articles on a smaller range of subjects.
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The Ancient Greek Hero (edX MOOC)
Course description: Discover the literature and heroes of ancient Greece through the Homeric Iliad and Odyssey, the tragedies of Sophocles, the dialogues of Plato, and more.
Hero-Related Academic Research
The Hero-Journey, Hamlet and Positive Psychological Transformation
Source: Journal of Humanistic Psychology. Sep2018, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p525-555. 31p.
The Prenatal Hero's Journey
Source: Journal of Prenatal & Perinatal Psychology & Health. Fall2016, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p66-74. 9p.
‘Heroes’ and ‘villains’ in the lives of children and young people
Source: Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education. Aug2017, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p590-602. 13p.
The Medusa of Shakespeare, Helene Cixous and Greek Myth
Source: ASA University Review. Jan-Jun2017, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p31-42. 12p.
Scholarly vs. Popular Resources
Suggested Subject Terms
- comic books, strips, etc.
- superhero comic books
- women heroes
- hero's journey
- heroes in literature
- women heroes in literature
- graphic narrative
- Marvel Universe
- Greek mythology
- mythology of Greece
- Greek myth
- Gods of Ancient Greece
- Greek gods