Suicide and the soul

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Spring Publications, 1978 - Psychology - 191 pages
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Whilst the target audience for this seems to be aspiring analysts, Hillman placed enough in this work for the layman to find both insightful and intriguing. I did initially balk at his use of ... Read full review

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" Who are any of us to determine whether a person's pain is or is not too much for the individual to handle. if its too much then its the courageous thing to exterminate yourself. Why live when your dying on the inside. But I haven't finished the book yet, but my opinion remains the same. Read full review


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James Hillman is a psychologist, scholar, international lecturer, pioneer psychologist, and the author of more than twenty books, including The Soul's Code, Re-Visioning Psychology, Healing Fiction, The Dream and the Underworld, Inter Views, and Suicide and the Soul.   A Jungian analyst and originator of post-Jungian "archetypal psychology, " he has held teaching positions at Yale University, the University of Chicago, Syracuse University, the University of Chicago, and the University of Dallas, where he cofounded the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture. After thirty years of residence in Europe, he now lives in Connecticut.

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