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The Neurosis of Psychology: Primary Papers Towards a Critical Psychology - Volume 1
This first volume of The Collected English Papers of Wolfgang Giegerich takes its title from Giegerich's ground-breaking paper, "On the Neurosis of Psychology, or The Third of the Two", originally published in Spring Journal in 1977. The "third" referred to in the title is psychology itself as the theory in which the two, patient and analyst, are contained as they engage w ...more
Paperback, 275 pages
Published December 31st 2005 by Spring Journal, Inc
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this book does not appeal to me. This author, like Hillman, has a bias toward Jung's original works and ideas. Hillman didn't like Jung's emphasis on unity and wholeness. This author states that the myths of old no longer apply to the modern psyche. His own dreams and the dreams of others should be showing him these myths and ancient alchemy still live on today in the psyche of modern people. This author is a scholar and wordsmith not too unlike Hillman. These skills can impress many, but it is ...more