By Jon Plantania,Joe Lee

ISBN-10: 1934389765

ISBN-13: 9781934389768

Carl Gustav Jung merged japanese mysticism with Western psychology, introduced clinical respectability to faith, laid the basis for ‘the New Age,’ and is moment basically to Freud in impact and significance on the planet of psychoanalysis. Many think of him a genius, yet many others disagree.

Scholar and medical psychologist Jon Platania, PhD, offers Jung as a slightly opportunistic and dissociated personality whose most renowned ancient occasions have been his holiday with Freud and his questionable sojourn with the mental elite of the German 3rd Reich. at the different part of Jung's advanced genius, there's a deeply religious guy who laid the foundation for a extra confident method of our sleek knowing of the human psyche in either theology and psychology. he's remembered through many because the "Swiss health care provider of the Soul".

Dr. Platania then takes us on a travel of the paintings that made Jung one of many pillars of contemporary psychology. And what a physique of labor it truly is. Jung’s open-mindedness used to be miraculous. anywhere he went—Calcutta, Egypt, Palestine, Kenya—Jung discovered whatever that multiplied his perspectives. His open-ended psychology integrated Yoga, meditation, prayer, alchemy, mythology, astrology, numerology, the I Ching—even alien craft! He taught us that psychology and faith can't simply coexist peacefully jointly, yet that they could increase us, motivate us, and aid us whole ourselves.

Freud, for all of his brilliance, decreased us to little greater than vessels of hormones with excessive IQs. Jung, for all of his flaws, gave us again our souls.

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