Synchronicity, Science, and Soulmaking: Understanding Jungian Syncronicity Through Physics, Buddhism, and Philosphy

Synchronicity, Science, and Soulmaking: Understanding Jungian Syncronicity Through Physics, Buddhism, and Philosphy

by Victor Mansfield
     
 

ISBN-10: 0812693043

ISBN-13: 9780812693041

Pub. Date: 12/31/1998

Publisher: Open Court Publishing Company

The pioneering analysis of synchronicity was given by Jung, yet despite the concept's momentous significance in Jung's work, and despite the widespread dissemination of the term 'synchronicity' even within pop culture, synchronicity is often badly misconstrued and remains "perhaps the least understood of Jung's theories." Synchronicity, Science, and Soul-Making has…  See more details below

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The pioneering analysis of synchronicity was given by Jung, yet despite the concept's momentous significance in Jung's work, and despite the widespread dissemination of the term 'synchronicity' even within pop culture, synchronicity is often badly misconstrued and remains "perhaps the least understood of Jung's theories." Synchronicity, Science, and Soul-Making has already been hailed as the most important analysis of synchronicity since Jung himself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780812693041
Publisher:
Open Court Publishing Company
Publication date:
12/31/1998
Pages:
270
Sales rank:
880,132
Product dimensions:
5.97(w) x 9.07(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
1Introduction1
2Individuation and Unconscious Compensation12
3Synchronicity: Acausal Connection through Meaning22
4Synchronicity: Examples and Analysis37
The Bridge to Physics49
5From a Medieval to a Modern World View52
6Causality and Acausality in Nature72
7The Elasticity of Space and Time86
8A Participatory Quantum Universe97
9Nonlocality in Nature111
The Bridge to Philosophy128
10The Structure of Middle Way Buddhism130
11Applications of Middle Way Emptiness150
12The Psychological Standpoint: Virtues and Vices166
13A Philosophic Model for Synchronicity185
14Weaving Harmonies and Revealing Dissonances207
15Synchronicity and Individuation222
Appendix235
Notes239
Index251

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