Defining Heroism: Objectively Possible or In the Eye of the Beholder?
A number of scholars have attempted to define heroism (see Franco, Blau, & Zimbardo, 2011). We applaud these efforts while also agreeing with Joseph Campbell (1988) that heroism is ultimately in the eye of the beholder.
Scott T. Allison and George R. Goethals. 2015. "Defining Heroism: Objectively Possible or In the Eye of the Beholder?" The SelectedWorks of Scott T. Allison