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JUNG'S MAP OF THE SOUL BY MURRAY STEIN, Part 1, a book exploration course with April Barrett

  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018
  • Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • 5 sessions
  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 7:30 PM 9:30 PM (EDT)
  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 7:30 PM 9:30 PM (EDT)
  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 7:30 PM 9:30 PM (EDT)
  • Wednesday, April 04, 2018, 7:30 PM 9:30 PM (EDT)
  • Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 7:30 PM 9:30 PM (EDT)
  • Jung Society Library, 5200 Cathedral Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20016
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Book Exploration Course

From the Back Matter: Possibly the best one-volume English-language summary of Jung's thought . . . , Murrray Stein develops the cartographical metaphor of the title by beginning with the "surface" (ego) of the psyche and exploring successively more complex areas, including complexes, libido theory, shadow, anima/animus the Self, individuation, and synchronicity.  The map soon resembles the multidisciplinary chart of a solar system more than it does a flat map.  In each subject area, Stein draws heavily on papers that Jung wrote late in his life, but he sets these in the context of Jung's earlier developing thought.  This method allows the author to demonstrate the interconnectedness and coherence of Jung's mature work.

 -- Choice, 10/15/98

Text: Jung’s Map of the Soul by Murray Stein

April Barrett is in service to the dissemination of Jung's thought through her participation and training with the Creative Initiative Foundation, the Guild for Psychological Studies, and the Jung Society of Washington, for which she is program co-director and secretary/treasurer of the board.


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