The Detrimental Experiences And Deterioration Of Mental Health Of Patrick In The Perks Of Being A Wallflower By Stephen Chbosky

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  • Mahoor Zahid , Dr Deepali Sharma and Dr Varsha Gupta

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https://doi.org/10.47750/pnr.2022.13.S09.154

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This study investigates the detrimental and the traumatic experiences of the character Patrick in Stephen Chbosky's novel The Perks of Being a Wallflower.The main data source is the novel and supporting data sources include previous research, websites, books, and other sources. The novel touches upon sensitive topics such as suicide, depression, and rape, although throughout the novel the topic of homosexuality and the stereotypes associated with it and the as its’ effects on mental health has been depicted as well. Queer representation and the negative experiences that are associated with it are dealt with in the novel. Thus the writer analysed the mental issues dealt with by the people of this community through Patrick.

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2022-11-17 — Updated on 2022-11-17

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Mahoor Zahid , Dr Deepali Sharma and Dr Varsha Gupta. (2022). The Detrimental Experiences And Deterioration Of Mental Health Of Patrick In The Perks Of Being A Wallflower By Stephen Chbosky. Journal of Pharmaceutical Negative Results, 1293–1298. https://doi.org/10.47750/pnr.2022.13.S09.154

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