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Carl Gustav Jung: A Biography

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Early in Jung's career he was the admirer and protege of Sigmund Freud, the adopted 'Son' to Freud's 'Father'; then, after their famous quarrel, he became his rival and bitter enemy. Controversial for his right-wing views, his alleged anti-Semitism, and his sexual promiscuity, Jung nonetheless seemed to many a more acceptable icon than Freud, not least because he opposed F ...more
Paperback, 640 pages
Published November 15th 1998 by St. Martin's Griffin (first published June 1st 1996)
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Cat Noe
One question kept surfacing, as I read this. Why is the author spending all this time on a biography if he has such a low opinion of Jung? Well, it was interesting, informative, and just a bit one-sided. Believe half of what you read, and none of what you hear. Overall, left me wanting to read another biography just to get a more rounded picture.
Kayla
quite comprehensive, presents Jung with warts and all. Left me wanting to read a biography of Emma Jung.....
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Аниела Яфе - без нея автобиографията не би била достъпно четиво за хора като мен!
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Frank McLynn is a British author, biographer, historian and journalist. He is noted for critically acclaimed biographies of Napoleon Bonaparte, Robert Louis Stevenson, Carl Jung, Richard Francis Burton and Henry Morton Stanley.

McLynn was educated at Wadham College, Oxford and the University of London. He was Alistair Horne Research Fellow at St Antony's College, Oxford (1987–88) and was visiting p
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