Heroes of History, Heroes of Phantasy: Idealisation, Masculinity and the Soldiers of Empire

Summer 1996

Specific heroes are worshipped in specific times and places. Graham Dawson draws on Kleinian theories of idealisation to begin to understand hero worship as a phenomenon that is both psychic and social.

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