RADIOACTIVITY: The Origins of The Hulk

Comic books offer us an insight into the attitudes and beliefs of society at the time. In essence they are a historical document that we can use to determine how people viewed social issues.

The origins of the Hulk (1962) are no different. Below are a few observations of the Hulk origins story that I have made, but have a look at the comic strip first to see if you can pick out the some attitudes reflected in the comic strip. If I’ve missed any, please post them in the comments.


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