Juliet Еffect: love theme in a classical fiction and its effects on the contemporary recipient

  • L. Kornieieva Candidate of Philosophy, Associate Professor of the Department of Slavic Philology, Comparative Studies and Translation of the Nizhyn Mykola Gogol State University
Keywords: love, fiction, scamming


The article is concerned with the problem of scammering on Internet dating sites. It is shown that stereotypes that are created by fiction can have a significant impact on the victim’s behavior of victims of love scammers. The term "Juliet effect" is proposed to be used to denote the victim’s behavior in a love or marriage fraud. The main idea of the article is necessary to teach the reader to distinguish between a conditional artistic world and real life. The article is of interest to literary critics and teachers.


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Kornieieva, L. “Juliet Еffect: Love Theme in a Classical Fiction and Its Effects on the Contemporary Recipient”. Literature and Culture of Polissya, Vol. 96, no. 13f, Dec. 2019, pp. 106-14, doi:10.31654/2520-6966-2019-13f-96-106-114.