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Transcendent Function

“Since life cannot tolerate a standstill, a damming up of vital energy results, and this would lead to an insupportable condition did not the tension of opposites produce a new, uniting function that transcends them. This function arises quite naturally from the regression of libido caused by the blockage” (Jung, C., G., CW 6, par. […]

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Father Archetype

“The earth was without form and void, and darkness was upon the face of the deep; and the Spirit of God was moving over the face of the waters. And God said, "Let there be light"; and there was light. 4 And God saw that the light was good; and God separated the light from […]

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Addendum: Psychological parallels of Odysseus’ Mythical Journey

Addendum: Psychological parallels of Odysseus’ Mythical Journey   Jung (1916/1957) in his essay The Transcendent Function described a process of psychological change, i.e. self-regulation of the Psyche. His findings have great psychological implications with respect to clinical work. Follows I present his model and add comments pertaining to the archetypal process described in the myth […]

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World according to Bart or “The Simpsons” phenomenon

“Aren't we forgetting the true meaning of Christmas? You know the birth of Santa!” [Bart Simpson]   When in 1989 Matt Groening introduced on America’s televisions the cartoon The Simpsons, he probably had not dreamt that it would become the longest played cartoon show and longest played sitcom of all times in the  history of […]

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Psychologie micove hry

“Ve hre, se pozemska realita zahy stava veci pominutelne chvylky hozene za hlavu a pak pohrbene v minulosti; mysl je pripravena prijmout nepredstavitelne a neuveritelne, vstoupit do sveta, kde plati jine zakony, aby byla zbavena vseh zavazi, ktere ji tihnou k zemi, a stala se svobodnou, kralovsky nespoutanou a bozskou” [Hugo Rahner][1]   Nespoutane vasne, […]

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Liber Novus PD Interview

Dear Mr. Shamdasani, My name is Vlado Solc; I work for Psychology Today (Psychologie Dnes) – Portal Publishing Co., Prague, Czech Republic. I would like you to answer my question for the magazine on the occasion of introducing the translation of The Red Book to Czech and Slovak audiences. 1)      The publication of the Liber […]

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Tea Party a Fundamentalismus

Volby do senatu a snemovny reprezentantu ve Spojenych statech byli letos necim vyjimecne.[1] To, ze vladnouci strana utrpi v mid-term elections (preklad) porazku, je temer pravidlem, to ale, ze volbam bude dominovat nove vznikla strana je prulom historicky nevidany. Za touto vychrici stoji tzv. Tea Pary, neboli Hnuti cajovych dychanku. Jazycek vah se po volbach […]

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Carl G. Jung’s Analytical Psychology

Brief Introduction Carl G. Jung’s Analytical Psychology Ashok Bedi Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung (1875-1961) are the twin pillars of the modern depth psychology. These two greats crossed path for a few years and then parted way to establish their own schools of psychoanalysis. Freud established psychoanalysis and Jung founded analytical psychology. One postulate that […]

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Ritual, Anti-structure, And Religion: A Discussion Of Victor Turner's Processual Symbolic Analysis

Written by (Mathieu Deflem ) Victor Turner This paper offers a systematic outline and discussion of Victor Turner's anthropology of religion and ritual. Along with an examination of Turner's theoretical stance, an account of his personal life history is presented. Attention is paid to Turner's initial functional analysis, the development of his methodological frame and […]

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Oedipus Redivivus, Freud, Jung and Psychoanalysis

Written by Douglas A. Davis Haverford College One repays a teacher badly if one remains only a pupil. And why, then, should you not pluck at my laurels? You respect me; but how if one day your respect should tumble? Take care that a falling statue does not strike you dead! You had not yet […]

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