The Animus: The Spirit of Inner Truth in Women, Vol 1 (Polarities of the Psyche)

The Animus The Spirit of Inner Truth in Women Vol Polarities of the Psyche Barbara Hannah was a straightforward modest yet a grand woman a lover of literature and a colleague and friend of C G Jung Emma Jung and Marie Louise von Franz A first generation Jungian psychol

  • Title: The Animus: The Spirit of Inner Truth in Women, Vol 1 (Polarities of the Psyche)
  • Author: Barbara Hannah Emmanuel Kennedy David Eldred
  • ISBN: 9781888602463
  • Page: 277
  • Format: Paperback
  • Barbara Hannah was a straightforward, modest, yet a grand woman, a lover of literature, and a colleague and friend of C G Jung, Emma Jung, and Marie Louise von Franz A first generation Jungian psychologist, she was an original member of the Psychological Club of Zurich and a founder of the Jung Institute in Zurich She lectured extensively in Switzerland and England andBarbara Hannah was a straightforward, modest, yet a grand woman, a lover of literature, and a colleague and friend of C G Jung, Emma Jung, and Marie Louise von Franz A first generation Jungian psychologist, she was an original member of the Psychological Club of Zurich and a founder of the Jung Institute in Zurich She lectured extensively in Switzerland and England and wrote several books on C G Jung and Jungian psychology The Animus, in two volumes, presents a psychological analysis of the animus, gleaned from handwritten notes, typed manuscripts, previously published articles, the author s own drafts of her lectures, and notes taken by those present Barbara Hannah tackled the theme of the animus with a comprehensiveness unsurpassed in Jungian literature Her insights and vigor stem from personally grappling with her own animus, while integrating the experience and reflections of many psychotherapists who worked directly with C G Jung.Authenticity and comprehensiveness were priorities in editing this work, as well as the preservation of the excellence and comprehensiveness of her work on the animus a most complex and vexing topic while retaining the wonderfully natural spirit of Barbara Hannah herself.Themes include the case of the sixteenth century nun, Jeanne Fery the animus in the Book of Tobit or Tobias literature generally the Brontes in particular and the meaning of the animus for modern women.See also The Animus, volume 2 These two volumes are part of the Polarities of the Psyche series from Chiron Publications Other books in the series are Lectures on Jung s Aion and The Archetypal Symbolism of Animals.

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    1. Melhor material sobre Animus que me deparei até agora estudando Psicologia Análitica. A partir da vida e da obra de autoras importantes na Literatura como Jane austen e as irmãs Brontë, Barbara Hanna demontra de uma forma brilhante como o Animus atua na vida da mulher e como o mesmo participa no processo de criação. Seria ótimo uma tradução para português dessa obra que é muito pouco comentada nos estudos da psicologia junguiana."When a man control his anima, or a women her animus, th [...]

    2. I'm only through the first volume and part way into the second, but I can't bear to delay praising this two-volume set. This is an incredibly rich and helpful collection of Barbara Hannah's lectures on the animus, bringing together years of her work. There is some repetition, entirely understandable considering the editorial task of bringing all this material together in two volumes. The editors have been meticulous in ensuring we don't miss anything and are careful to note where something may b [...]

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