Private Myths / Edition 1

Private Myths / Edition 1

by Anthony Stevens
     
 

Rich in symbolic and scientific insight, Private Myths traverses the course of dream interpretation from distant hunter-gatherer times to the present. Anthony Stevens makes the principles of dream interpretation accessible to scientists, the findings of dream science accessible to analysts, and the discoveries of both available to anyone intrigued by theSee more details below

Overview

Rich in symbolic and scientific insight, Private Myths traverses the course of dream interpretation from distant hunter-gatherer times to the present. Anthony Stevens makes the principles of dream interpretation accessible to scientists, the findings of dream science accessible to analysts, and the discoveries of both available to anyone intrigued by the mysteries of dreams and dreaming.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674216396
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
04/25/1997
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
385
Product dimensions:
0.82(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

The Poetry Machine

From Gilgamesh to Freud

Freud, Jung and After

Dream Science

Conscious and Unconscious, Collective and Personal

The Dream Work

Symbolism

Dreams in Therapy

Practical Dreamwork

Common Dreams

Dreams and Creativity

Some Famous Dreams

Dreaming and the Art of Consciousness

Science and the Soul

Bibliography

Glossary

Index

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