David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
[Princeton, N.J.]Princeton University Press (1954)
The first of Erich Neumann's works to be translated into English, this eloquent book draws on a full range of world mythology to show that individual consciousness undergoes the same archetypal stages of development as has human consciousness as a whole. Neumann, one of Jung's most creative students and a renowned practitioner of analytical psychology in his own right, shows how the stages begin and end with the symbol of the Uroboros, or tail-eating serpent. The intermediate stages are projected in the universal myths of the World Creation, Great Mother, Separation of the World Parents, Birth of the Hero, Slaying of the Dragon, Rescue of the Captive, and Transformation and Deification of the Hero. Throughout the sequence the Hero is the evolving ego consciousness.
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$3.68 used (91% off) $23.98 new (40% off) $25.33 direct from Amazon (37% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||BF311.N488 1970|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Lothar Schäfer, Diogo Valadas Ponte & Sisir Roy (2009). Quantum Reality and Ethos: A Thought Experiment Regarding the Foundation of Ethics in Cosmic Order. Zygon 44 (2):265-287.
Shiho Main (2012). 'The Other Half' of Education: Unconscious Education of Children. Educational Philosophy and Theory 44 (1):82-95.
Alastair Hannay (1987). The Claims of Consciousness: A Critical Survey. Inquiry 30 (December):395-434.
J. Martin Corbett (1998). Reconstructing Human-Centred Technology: Lessons From the Hollywood Dream Factory. [REVIEW] AI and Society 12 (3):214-230.
James L. Henderson (1958). Jung and the Living Past. British Journal of Educational Studies 6 (2):128 - 139.
Similar books and articles
David John Chalmers (2010). The Character of Consciousness. Oxford University Press.
Michael V. Antony (2001). Is 'Consciousness' Ambiguous? Journal of Consciousness Studies 8 (2):19-44.
Robert Lanning (2009). Georg Lukács and Organizing Class Consciousness. Mep Publications.
Max Velmans & Susan Schneider (eds.) (2007). The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness. Blackwell Pub..
W. D. Lighthall (1926). The Outer Consciousness, a Biological Entity. Montreal, Witness Press.
Christopher S. Hill (2009). Consciousness. Cambridge University Press.
Alan Costall (2006). 'Introspectionism' and the Mythical Origins of Scientific Psychology. Consciousness and Cognition 15 (4):634-654.
Dara Llewellyn & Craig Pearson (eds.) (2011). Consciousness-Based Education: A Foundation for Teaching and Learning in the Academic Disciplines. Consciousness-Based Books, an Imprint of Maharishi University of Management Press.
Uriah Kriegel (2004). Consciousness and Self-Consciousness. The Monist 87 (2):182-205.
Leonard C. Feldstein (1955). Book Review:The Origins and History of Consciousness Erich Neumann, R. F. C. Hull. [REVIEW] Philosophy of Science 22 (3):238-.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads11 ( #201,792 of 1,699,589 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #362,609 of 1,699,589 )
How can I increase my downloads?