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Man and his Symbols by Carl Gustav Jung

Man and his Symbols (1964)

by Carl Gustav Jung

Other authors: Joseph L. Henderson (Contributor), Jolande Jacobi (Contributor), Aniela Jaffé (Contributor), Marie-Louise Von Franz (Contributor)

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Very accessible read for those unfamiliar with Jung however long and fine print. ( )
  Chickenman | Sep 11, 2018 |
from the Helen B. Landgarten Memorial Library
  LMUMFTH | Jan 2, 2017 |
Più una copia edito da Longanesi, non illustrato,
  vecchiopoggi | Feb 12, 2016 |
Inspirado por um sonho do autor e concluído apenas dez dias antes de sua morte, este livro constitui uma tentativa de expor os princípios fundamentais da análise junguiana para o leitor, sem qualquer obrigatoriedade de conhecimento especializado de psicologia. Enriquecido por mais de 500 ilustrações, O Homem e Seus Símbolos, é um livro destinado a todos que se interessam pelo tema. ( )
  EduardoOliveira | May 23, 2012 |
This collection of essays was designed by Jung to introduce his work to lay people. Evidently all his other work is very technical.

I've long thought that Jungian psychology was at best an misguided effort to understand the role of culture on the individual and at worst a crock. Reading here about the analysis of the dreams of several women where the analyst steers them into roles determined for them by a masculine elite, I've decided it really is a crock.

If you still find meaning in 20th century psychological thinking and want to get your life to conform to a Western, middle class standard of "good," you will probably find a lot of interesting material in this book. Otherwise, give it a miss. ( )
3 vote aulsmith | Feb 7, 2012 |
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Poslednje mesece svog života Jung je posvetio uređivanju ovog dela koje je završio deset dana pre smrti. Čitavom ovom knjigom Jung naglašava kako čovek može da postigne potpunost samo spoznajom i prihvatanjem nesvesnog - spoznajom do koje se dolazi putem snova i njihovih simbola. Svaki san je neposredna, lična i smislena poruka snivaču - poruka koja koristi simbole zajednicke celom čovečanstvu, ali se uvek njima služi na sasvim individualan način, koji se može objasniti samo pomoću isključivo individualnog ključa.
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Carl Gustav Jungprimary authorall editionscalculated
Henderson, Joseph L.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jacobi, JolandeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jaffé, AnielaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Von Franz, Marie-LouiseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Freeman, JohnIntroductionsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Holmes, JohnCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Pur essendo l'ultima opera di Jung, L'uomo e i suoi simboli rappresenta forse la più valida introduzione al suo pensiero, poiché si tratta dell'unico testo a carattere divulgativo pubblicato dal grande psicologo svizzero. Oltre al saggio di Jung, Introduzione all'inconscio, il volume raccoglie quattro contributi dei suoi più stretti collaboratori: Marie-Louise von Franz, Joseph L. Henderson, Jolande Jacobi e Aniela Jaffé. Ne risulta una trattazione a più voci, chiara ed essenziale, della «psicologia analitica», una limpida esposizione di cosa sia l'«inconscio collettivo» e di come si manifesti. Un testo fondamentale, alla portata di tutti, per capire l'uomo moderno, le sue angosce, i suoi traumi, i suoi impulsi.
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Illustrated throughout with revealing images, this is the first and only work in which the world-famous Swiss psychologist explains to the layperson his enormously influential theory of symbolism as revealed in dreams.

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Explores Jung's psychological concepts regarding the nature, function and importance of man's symbols as they appear on both the conscious and subconscious level.

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