Don't be put off by his sometimes tiresome prose - I guarantee there will be moments when your perception of reality will be beautifully challenged.
You will find that most of his complete works contain numerous profound and insightful essays, occasionally laced with the odd, specialized, highly esoteric essays.
Rebirth is another primary archetype whose expressions can be found anywhere from religious beliefs in the afterlife to the journey of the hero in mythology.
Not an easy read, but if you push through it, you will discover Jung's truly underappreciated theory of the collective unconscious. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jacob Twain
He has insightful views on the ancient I Ching...he was a mystic as well as a scientistPublished 3 months ago by steven e whiston
This is a more in depth explanation of Jung's theories. If you're new to Jung and looking for something quicker, try Man and His Symbols- also excellent.Published 9 months ago by Tasha
I'm not going to go into detail on what Jung covered in this book. Forgive the cliche, but this book changed my life, or at least, it was the start of a significant change. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Andres
Look Jung was a towering figure of the 20th century. The archetypes are a foundation of Jungian Psychology. Read morePublished 10 months ago by William Hansn
If you read Jung and are able to understand him you will soon find out why Marx was right ("religion is an opiate for people"), why Nietzsche famously declared that... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Ryszard Wolny
My boy Jung gettin' his archetype on in this book and y'all ain't bought it yet? You should be ASHAMED of your uneducated self. Read morePublished 17 months ago by taylor holt
This is slow going for me, but I am able to understand some of it. Jung, of course, is way over my head when he writes about myths or dreams, still it is fascinating and I find... Read morePublished 20 months ago by LuLu