Re-Visioning Psychology

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HarperCollins, Dec 28, 1977 - Psychology - 304 pages
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This groundbreaking classic explores the necessity of connections between our life and soul and developing the main lines of the soul-making process.
  

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User Review  - Colin - Goodreads

Excellent argument for updating the purpose of psychology. Also serves as a great intro for "Archetypal Psychology". Read full review

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User Review  - Royden Irvine - Goodreads

This book changed my life! A great post jungian writer! Read full review

Contents

A Preview of the Chapter 1 A Little History of Personifying 3 An Excursion
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Personifying in Freud and Jung 17 Jungs Archetypal Perscns 22 The Empire
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Psychopathology in Medicine and Religion 56 Three Styles of Denial 1 Nomi
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An Excursion on the Naturalistic Fallacy 84 The Breakdown of Normal
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Three Psychologizing or Seeing Through
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How Whatand Who 138 The Process of Seeing Through 140 Psychologizing
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Four Dehumanizing or Soulmaking
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Dehumanizing Emotion and Demoralizing 175 A Critique of Modem Huma
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and Polyphony in Music 211 The Rhetoric of Archetypal Psychology 213
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Revisioned 218 Religion and Psychology Again 226 A Processional Exit
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Indexes
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About the author (1977)

James Hillman was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey on April 12, 1926. He attended the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University for two years before joining the Navy's Hospital Corps in 1944. He studied English literature in Paris at the Sorbonne and graduated with a degree in mental and moral science from Trinity College in Dublin. In 1953, he moved to Zurich and enrolled at the C. G. Jung Institute. In 1959, he became the director of studies at the institute and stayed in that position for the next 10 years. He wrote over 20 books including Suicide and the Soul, Re-Visioning Psychology, and The Soul's Code. He died due to complications of bone cancer on October 27, 2011 at the age of 85.

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