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 childern to stop them from usurping his power. 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  - Nathan Cooper - Goodreads

Very interesting. Not the sort of book I'd usually read but glad it was recommended as this is a very helpful book that allows one to deal with the sense of being a 'man'. Would recommend it to both men and women as it's important to understand from both sides. Read full review

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

User Review  - Michael Lieberman - Goodreads

Bottom Line: A profound book about the problems men face. A deeply thoughtful and highly literate inquiry into why men are wounded and how they can begin to heal themselves by a Jungian analyst 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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