Jung and the Making of Modern Psychology: The Dream of a Science / Edition 1

Jung and the Making of Modern Psychology: The Dream of a Science / Edition 1

by Sonu Shamdasani, Shamdasani Sonu
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521539099

ISBN-13: 9780521539098

Pub. Date: 12/28/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

After decades of myth making, C.G. Jung remains one of the most misunderstood figures in Western intellectual history. This comprehensive study of the origins of his psychology provides a new perspective on the rise of modern psychology and psychotherapy. It reconstructs the reception of Jung's work in the human sciences, and its impact on the social and intellectual…  See more details below

Overview

After decades of myth making, C.G. Jung remains one of the most misunderstood figures in Western intellectual history. This comprehensive study of the origins of his psychology provides a new perspective on the rise of modern psychology and psychotherapy. It reconstructs the reception of Jung's work in the human sciences, and its impact on the social and intellectual history of the twentieth century. The book creates a basis for any future discussion of Jung by opening new vistas in psychology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521539098
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
404
Sales rank:
887,866
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)

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Table of Contents

Abbreviations and note on translation; Prologue: 'The Most Cursed Dilettante'; 1. The individual and the universal; 2. Night and day; 3. Body and soul; 4. The ancient in the modern.

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