Under Saturn's Shadow: The Wounding and Healing of Men

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Inner City Books, 1994 - Psychology - 143 pages
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Saturn was the Roman god who ate his children. Men have been psychologically and spiritually wounded by this legacy. Hollis offers a rich perspective on the secrets men carry in their hearts.

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Review: Under Saturn's Shadow: The Wounding and Healing of Men (Studies in Jungian Psychology by Jungian Analysts #63)

User Review  - Jonathan Drnjevic - Goodreads

This amazing short book pretty well summarizes the life of men in general. Hollis's text is filled with insights from poetry and literature which really illumine his points. The last chapter is pure gold. Read full review

Review: Under Saturn's Shadow: The Wounding and Healing of Men (Studies in Jungian Psychology by Jungian Analysts #63)

User Review  - Daniel Parker - Goodreads

A friend and former colleague passed this on to me. It is deep and geared toward men. If you want to do some introspection and consider where our culture puts us as men, what our role as men, and ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
7
The Inner and Outer Woman
28
Rites of Passage
62
Copyright

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About the author (1994)

James Hollis is a noted Jungian Analyst. He received his Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the C.G. Jung Institute in Zurich, and is the Director of the C.G. Jung Educational Center in Houston, Tex. He is a frequent guest speaker who spends winters in analytic practice and writes during the summers. Hollis's books include The Middle Passage: From Misery to Meaning in Midlife and Swamplands of the Soul: New Life in Dismal Places. In his books, he elaborates on the theories of C. G. Jung. Contemplated are such questions as how people may deal with the passage through midlife, creating a richer experience. He also shows readers how to overcome the hardships and struggles of life and how to live every day to the fullest.

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