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    • Batman and Psychology

    • A Dark and Stormy Knight
    • By: Travis Langley, Michael Uslan, Dennis O’Neil
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,297
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,176
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,166

    Batman is one of the most compelling and enduring characters to come from the Golden Age of Comics, and interest in his story has only increased through countless incarnations since his first appearance in Detective Comics #27 in 1939. Why does this superhero without superpowers fascinate us? What does that fascination say about us? Batman and Psychology explores these and other intriguing questions about the masked vigilante, including: Does Batman have PTSD? Why does he fight crime? Why as a vigilante? Why the mask, the bat, and the underage partner?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun, Informative and Highly Recommended

    • By WCCC on 02-02-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Supernatural Psychology

    • Roads Less Traveled
    • By: Travis Langley, Lynn S. Zubernis, Mark R. Pellegrino, and others
    • Narrated by: Joe Hempel, Hillary Huber
    • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Following the adventures of two brothers who investigate deeply strange and paranormal mysteries in their never-ending road trip, the TV show Supernatural has many fans eager to better understand the psychology behind the series' themes and characters. Featuring cast and crew interviews, this collection examines issues at the heart and soul of Supernatural's heroes and foes.

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Doctor Who Psychology

    • A Madman with a Box
    • By: Travis Langley - editor, Katy Manning - foreword
    • Narrated by: Matthew Lloyd Davies, Esther Wane
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    How does an immortal deal with death? What kind of person makes the best companion? Why does the Doctor say he and Freud "got on very well"? How do the Daleks and Cybermen reflect concerns about losing our humanity? And what can looking at an ancient Time Lord teach us about real human nature? Doctor Who Psychology: A Madman with a Box explores these questions and many more.

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Captain America vs. Iron Man

    • Freedom, Security, Psychology
    • By: Stan Lee - Foreword, Travis Langley
    • Narrated by: Reba Buhr, Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 3 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    This provocative collection, edited by acclaimed media psychology writer Travis Langley and with a foreword by the legendary Stan Lee, examines the complex psychological and political choices made by Captain America and Iron Man throughout their careers, culminating in Marvel's superhero civil war which spreads far beyond the Avengers themselves. Why do Steve Rogers and Tony Stark see things so differently? What are their motivations? Is either one truly in the right? Captain America vs. Iron Man: Freedom, Security, Psychology analyzes the polar sides of this debate.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Game of Thrones Psychology

    • The Mind Is Dark and Full of Terrors
    • By: Travis Langley - editor, Kyle Maddock - foreword
    • Narrated by: Liam Gerrard, Esther Wane
    • Length: 6 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    This thought-provoking anthology offers a close examination of the psychology behind the intricate narrative and compelling characters in author George R.R. Martin's best-selling work, A Song of Ice and Fire, and the popular HBO TV series based upon his books, Game of Thrones. In Martin's richly detailed world, deceit, manipulation, and greed rule the day, and almost everyone fights for power over the realm or simply over their own lives. How do love and hate, good and evil, need and greed, altruism and narcissism drive the very best and very worst human behaviors?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Read!

    • By Jake LaFrance on 05-21-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Star Trek Psychology

    • The Mental Frontier
    • By: Travis Langley - editor, Chris Gore - foreword
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer, Natasha Soudek
    • Length: 7 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    In a fun and accessible way, Star Trek Psychology delves deep into the psyches of the show's well-known and beloved characters. The trailblazing franchise spans five TV series, 13 films, and countless novelizations. It celebrated, as no other form of entertainment had before, a world filled with space-traveling dreams and human diversity. In the process, it became one of the oldest and most popular sci-fi franchises of all time. 

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Wonder Woman Psychology

    • Lassoing the Truth
    • By: Trina Robbins - foreword, Travis Langley - editor, Mara Wood - editor
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Bentley, Todd McLaren
    • Length: 6 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
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    For 75 years, Wonder Woman has served as an inspiration to people everywhere. Wonder Woman Psychology: Lassoing the Truth examines this powerful superhero - who was created by famous psychologist William Moulton Marston - through 20 chapters, including some very special interviews and the previously unpublished memoir of Elizabeth Holloway Marston.

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Walking Dead Psychology

    • Psych of the Living Dead
    • By: John Russo - foreword, Travis Langley - editor
    • Narrated by: Adam Verner, Allyson Ryan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
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      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    By understanding the psychological forces that drive The Walking Dead's action, fans can better grasp Robert Kirkman's compelling fictional universe. Which characters suffer PTSD, which show the most hope for recovery, and which instead show post-traumatic growth? Has Rick Grimes lost his mind? In 19 chapters from a range of esteemed contributors, The Walking Dead Psychology: Psych of the Living Dead answers these and many other questions.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Incredibly informative

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-06-18

    Regular price: $24.49