Psychology and Mental Health Research and Reference Titles

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Jung and Analytical Psychology

  1. Apophatic Elements in the Theory and Practice of Psychoanalysis

    Pseudo-Dionysius and C.G. Jung

    By David Henderson

    Series: Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

    How can the psychotherapist think about not knowing? Is psychoanalysis a contemplative practice? This book explores the possibility that there are resources in philosophy and theology which can help psychoanalysts and psychotherapists think more clearly about the unknown and the unknowable. The...

    Published October 16th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Archetypal Psychotherapy

    The clinical legacy of James Hillman

    By Jason A. Butler

    Series: Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

    Archetypal psychology is a post-Jungian mode of theory and practice initiated primarily through the prolific work of James Hillman. Hillman’s writing carries a far-reaching collection of evocative ideas with a wealth of vital implications for the field of clinical psychology. With the focus on...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Bridges to Consciousness

    Complexes and complexity

    By Nancy M. Krieger

    Series: Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

    This book investigates consciousness as an emergent state arising from the global functioning of the brain and the body. In this research Krieger applies these concepts to analytical psychology, particularly to the constellation of the complex and of the archetype. Global brain functioning is...

    Published November 18th 2013 by Routledge

  4. C. G. Jung and Hans Urs von Balthasar

    God and evil - A critical comparison

    By Les Oglesby

    Series: Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

    This book brings together the work of Carl Gustav Jung and Hans Urs von Balthasar, two of the most creative thinkers in psychology and theology in the twentieth century, to critically compare their ideas on the perennial question of God’s involvement with evil. In later life Jung embarked on a...

    Published October 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  5. Jung's Theory of Personality

    A modern reappraisal

    By Clare Crellin

    Series: Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

    This book provides a re-appraisal of Carl Jung’s work as a personality theorist. It offers a detailed consideration of Jung’s work and theory in order to demystify some of the ideas that psychologists have found most difficult, such as Jung’s religious and alchemical writings. The book shows why...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Passions, Persons, Psychotherapy, Politics

    The selected works of Andrew Samuels

    By Andrew Samuels

    Series: World Library of Mental Health

    Andrew Samuels is one of the best known figures internationally in the fields of psychotherapy, Jungian analysis, relational psychoanalysis and counselling and in academic studies in those areas. His work is a blend of the provocative and original together with the reliable and scholarly. His many...

    To Be Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Psychological, Archetypal and Phenomenological Perspectives on Soccer

    By David Huw Burston

    Series: Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

    Soccer, or football, attracts vast numbers of passionate fans from all over the world; yet clinical psychology is yet to study it in depth. In this book, David Huw Burston, a consultant football psychology and performance coach, uses a phenomenological research method inspired by Amedeo Giorgi to...

    Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Alchemical Mercurius

    Esoteric symbol of Jung’s life and works

    By Mathew Mather

    Series: Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

    The figure of the alchemical Mercurius features ubiquitously and radically in Jung’s later works, but despite this, there has been little research concerning Mercurius in Jungian studies to date. In this book, Mathew Mather explores the figure of the alchemical Mercurius and contextualises and...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The One Mind

    C. G. Jung and the future of literary criticism

    By Matthew A. Fike

    The One Mind: C. G. Jung and the Future of Literary Criticism explores the implications of C. G. Jung's unus mundus by applying his writings on the metaphysical, the paranormal, and the quantum to literature. As Jung knew, everything is connected because of its participation in universal...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Psychological Roots of Modernism: Picasso and Jung

    By William A. Sikes

    A radically new interpretation of Picasso’s life and work by an important Jungian scholar, The Psychological Roots of Modernism is an exciting contribution to the fields of both Jungian psychology and cultural criticism. All of Picasso’s major works, from the Blue period masterpieces to the...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  11. Time and Timelessness

    Temporality in the theory of Carl Jung

    By Angeliki Yiassemides

    Series: Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

    Time and Timelessness examines the development of Jung's understanding of time throughout his opus, and the ways in which this concept has affected key elements of his work. In this book Yiassemides suggests that temporality plays an important role in many of Jung's central ideas, and is closely...

    Published June 13th 2013 by Routledge