The Cambridge Companion to Jung / Edition 2

The Cambridge Companion to Jung / Edition 2

by Polly Young-Eisendrath
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521865999

ISBN-13: 9780521865999

Pub. Date: 06/30/2008

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Sixteen new essays provide a critical introduction to Carl Jung, one of the founders of psychoanalysis, who developed the theory of 'analytical psychology'. It sets Jung in the context of his time, outlines current practice and theory of Jungian psychology and shows how Jungians apply his ideas to different aspects of culture. A chronology, reading lists, a case study…  See more details below

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Sixteen new essays provide a critical introduction to Carl Jung, one of the founders of psychoanalysis, who developed the theory of 'analytical psychology'. It sets Jung in the context of his time, outlines current practice and theory of Jungian psychology and shows how Jungians apply his ideas to different aspects of culture. A chronology, reading lists, a case study and a glossary are included. Indispensible reference tool for beginning students and specialists, written by an international team of Jungian analysts and scholars from various disciplines.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521865999
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/30/2008
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
1,432,407
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

List of contributors
Preface
Acknowledgments
Note on Jung's Collected Works
Chronology
Introduction: Jung and the post Jungians1
Pt. IJung's ideas and their context
1The historical context of analytical psychology17
2Freud, Jung, and psychoanalysis35
3The creative psyche: Jung's major contributions52
4Psychic imaging: a bridge between subject and object71
Pt. IIAnalytical psychology in practice
5The classical Jungian school89
6The archetypal school101
7The developmental school119
8Transference and countertransference141
9Me and my anima: through the dark glass of the Jungian/Freudian interface164
10The case of Joan: classical, archetypal, and developmental approaches185
A classical approach
An archetypal approach
A developmental approach
Pt. IIIAnalytical psychology in society
11Gender and contrasexuality: Jung's contribution and beyond223
12A Jungian analysis of Homer's Odysseus240
13Jung, literature, and literary criticism255
14Jung and politics281
15Jung and religion: the opposing Self296
Glossary
Index

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