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12. Do Hollywood Stars Bring Myth Back to the World?


 
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1. Title Title of document 12. Do Hollywood Stars Bring Myth Back to the World? - Explaining Myth
 
2. Creator Author's name, affiliation, country Robert Segal; University of Aberdeen; United Kingdom
 
3. Subject Discipline(s) Religious Studies
 
4. Subject Keyword(s) theory of myth; psychoanalysis; Freud; Otto Rank; Jung; Joseph Campbell; Oedipus; EB Tylor; JG Frazer; hero myths; Lord Raglan; Levi-Strauss; Karl Popper; Bruce Lincoln; Robert Ellwood; Girard; Burkert; Winnicott; James Lovelock; Gaia
 
5. Subject Subject classification Myth; Theory of Myth
 
6. Description Abstract Segal takes the case of Hollywood stars and asks whether they can be taken as gods, in which case the treatment of them--they are “idolized” and “worshiped”--can be said to bring divinity back to the world. Their myths would be their roles in films. He uses child psychiatrist D. W. Winnicott’s idea of make-believe in support of this position.
 
7. Publisher Organizing agency, location Equinox Publishing Ltd
 
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9. Date (YYYY-MM-DD) 01-Oct-2021
 
10. Type Status & genre Peer-reviewed Article
 
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12. Format File format PDF
 
13. Identifier Uniform Resource Identifier https://journals.equinoxpub.com/books/article/view/37566
 
14. Identifier Digital Object Identifier 10.1558/equinox.37566
 
15. Source Journal/conference title; vol., no. (year) Equinox eBooks Publishing; Explaining Myth
 
16. Language English=en en
 
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19. Rights Copyright and permissions Copyright 2014 Equinox Publishing Ltd