ERIC Number: EJ600867
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Male Archetypes as Resources for Homosexual Identity Development in Gay Men.
McFarland, William P.; McMahon, Timothy R.
Journal of Humanistic Counseling, Education and Development, v38 n1 p47-60 Sep 1999
The male archetypes of king, lover, magician, and warrior provide important and timeless insights into mature masculine qualities. Homosexual identity development models describe tasks that confront gay men as they move through the identity development process. Proposes that by understanding the metaphor of male archetypes, gay men will discover internal resources that they can use to achieve a positive gay identity. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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