Following each tale, Dr. Chinen presents a psychological analysis of the symbolism and deeper meanings buried in the tale.
The author uses a combination of sociology, anthropology, history, and Jungian psychology to shed light on the tales and on aging, and he does this very well indeed.
Upon opening the package, the package insert was wet and the plastic surrounding the book had been torn and portions of the book we wet.
The book was sealed in a waterproof package. Upon opening the package, the package insert was wet and the plastic surrounding the book had been torn and portions of the book we... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Heidi
Well written for the lay reader. Good balance between psychology and myth analysis; good story selection. Best tale, "The Fisherman and the Djinn."Published 8 months ago by Richard Moreland
I just didn't care for it...not my kind of book. It was a book club selection and I didn't have much choice.Published 8 months ago by Nancy Bell