PSY 149 : PSYCHOLOGY IN THE MOVIES: ROOTING FOR THE BAD GUY

The purpose of this course is to explore potential psychological phenomena that may underlie people’s willingness to root for the bad guy (or bad behaviors) in popular culture (e.g., movies, TV, books, etc.) Students will learn about the theoretical and empirical basis of these phenomena and then determine how these may be in effect in movies and television shows.
GEP, Major, Minor, Elective credit.

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