Alchemical Active Imagination download free [PDF and Ebook] by Marie Louise Von Franz

Alchemical Active Imagination download free [PDF and Ebook] by Marie Louise Von Franz year 1997
  • Book name: Alchemical Active Imagination
  • Author: Marie Louise Von Franz
  • Release date: 1997/9/11
  • Publisher: SHAMBHALA PUBLICATIONS INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Mind, Body and Spirit
  • ISBN: 9780877735892
  • Rating: 7.92 of 10
  • Votes: 161
  • Review by: Emilee Ocasio
  • Review rating: 8.18 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/15
  • Total pages: 160
  • Includes a PDF summary of 12 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Although alchemy is popularly regarded as the science that sought to transmute base physical matter, many of the medieval alchemists were more interested in developing a discipline that would lead to the psychological and spiritual transformation of the individual. C. G. Jung discovered in his study of alchemical texts a symbolic and imaginal language that expressed many of his own insights into psychological processes. In this book, Marie-Louise von Franz examines a text by the sixteenth-century alchemist and physician Gerhard Dorn in order to show the relationship of alchemy to the concepts and techniques of analytical psychology. In particular, she shows that the alchemists practiced a kind of meditation similar to Jung's technique of active imagination, which enables one to dialogue with the unconscious archetypal elements in the psyche. Originally delivered as a series of lectures at the C. G. Jung Institute in Zurich, the book opens therapeutic insights into the relations among spirit, soul, and body in the practice of active imagination.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 9H17M20S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Popular Psychology, Psychoanalytical Theory (Freudian Psychology), Magic, Spells & Alchemy, Mind, Body, Spirit: Meditation & Visualisation, Magic, Alchemy & Hermetic Thought, Psychology, Analytical & Jungian Psychology
  • Available formats: MobiPocket, TXT, WORD, PDF, PPTX, XPS, EPUB, DOC. Compressed in ISO, BZ, ZIP, RAR, TAR.BZ2, ACE, LHA
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 21.05 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x216x9mm
  • Weight: 196g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Boston, United States
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