“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”

Instant Access to Thousands of Journals for just $40/month

The Schizotypy of Willy Wonka

<p> Schizotypy refers to the personality characteristics and behaviors of individuals who might be classified as exhibiting a schizophrenia spectrum disorder—a class of disorders ranging from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 's ( DSM–IV 's; American Psychiatric Association, 1994) schizotypal personality disorder to the International and Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 's (World Health Organization, 1992) syndrome of schizotypy to a variety of subthreshold schizophrenic diagnoses (Parnas, Licht, & Bovet, 2005). The prefix schizo also refers to the state of being split or fragmented. Regardless of classificatory debates, schizotypy is characterized by odd or eccentric patterns of affectivity and cognition, interpersonal withdrawal, transient psychotic experiences, and distortions in the experience of the self. In the recently released Charlie and the Chocolate Factory , director Tim Burton and star Johnny Depp team up to present one of the most sophisticated and entertaining portrayals of a schizotypal personality in film: Mr. Willy Wonka, chocolatier. How could it fail? In the last 15 years, the director and the actor (often together) have brought to life some of film's most peculiar characters and settings: pirate Jack Sparrow (Bruckenheimer & Verbinski, 2003), Edward Scissorhands (Burton, 1990), Ed http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png PsycCRITIQUES PsycCRITIQUES®

The Schizotypy of Willy Wonka

Abstract

<p> Schizotypy refers to the personality characteristics and behaviors of individuals who might be classified as exhibiting a schizophrenia spectrum disorder—a class of disorders ranging from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 's ( DSM–IV 's; American Psychiatric Association, 1994) schizotypal personality disorder to the International and Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 's (World Health Organization, 1992) syndrome of schizotypy to a variety of subthreshold schizophrenic diagnoses (Parnas, Licht, & Bovet, 2005). The prefix schizo also refers to the state of being split or fragmented. Regardless of classificatory debates, schizotypy is characterized by odd or eccentric patterns of affectivity and cognition, interpersonal withdrawal, transient psychotic experiences, and distortions in the experience of the self. In the recently released Charlie and the Chocolate Factory , director Tim Burton and star Johnny Depp team up to present one of the most sophisticated and entertaining portrayals of a schizotypal personality in film: Mr. Willy Wonka, chocolatier. How could it fail? In the last 15 years, the director and the actor (often together) have brought to life some of film's most peculiar characters and settings: pirate Jack Sparrow (Bruckenheimer & Verbinski, 2003), Edward Scissorhands (Burton, 1990), Ed
Loading next page...
 
/lp/psyccritiques-reg/the-schizotypy-of-willy-wonka-rWvb9dTVi0

Sorry, we don’t have permission to share this article on DeepDyve,
but here are related articles that you can start reading right now:

Explore the DeepDyve Library

How DeepDyve Works

Spend time researching, not time worrying you’re buying articles that might not be useful.

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from Springer, Elsevier, Nature, IEEE, Wiley-Blackwell and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Simple and Affordable Pricing

14-day free trial. Cancel anytime, with a 30-day money-back guarantee.

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches

$40/month

Best Deal — 25% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 25% off!
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.

$30/month
billed annually