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  1. says:

    This one was a little dense than her other works; nevertheless Marie Louise explained Jung with clarity Take this uote for example as a way to express the purpose of individuationWhenever this the individuation process occurs positively it brings about a union of consciousness with the collective unconscious ins

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    there are some authors Franz used in writing this book If someone is willing to follow all the authors and study is thoroughly it is possible new culture and new languages also could be learnt

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    This is a challenging read It starts out fairly normally in that she discusses much of what Dr Jung thought and practiced in the way of Active Imagination However about 13 of the way through it it becomes of a commentary on Mr Dorn's thoughts and ideas in this area As interesting as it was it was very difficult to follow

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    This is a considerably less convoluted treatise on Alchemy and its modern day psychological relevancethan the one produced by Carl JungAfter a couple of chapters explaining the concepts and tracing the history of Alchemy back to Egyptian mummification and the rites of Osiristhe author proceeds to dissect some of the relevant and lucid parts of a sixteenth century text written by Gerhard Dorna student of ParacelsusThe active imagination ref

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    Marie Louisse von Franz one of the great thinkers of the twentieth century

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    As scientists today “enrich” or process uranium to transform it into a “pure” metal for industrialbomb making purposes so the 16th century alchemist believed that any metal sufficiently “enriched” or processed would tra

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    This book was really cool It helped me understand the psychological nature of alchemy essentially active imagination or the projection of the unconscious into outer material whose purpose it is to unify the mind with itself the mind with the bo

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    This book combined with James Elkins' What Painting Is are the bedrock upon which much of thinking about painting is based

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    Was my introduction to jung and alchemy absolutely amazing Writing is concise and easy to follow but she still manages to delve into to the depths of a jungianalchemical idea Her selections of which dialogues of the manuscript to interject into the lecture were perfect Overall extremely focused and relatively short book that encouraged me enough to order her other book on alchemy

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    Of all the books I've picked up so far about Jung and alchemy this one has been the most immediately readable Th

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A kind of meditation similar to Jung's techniue 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.. Was my introduction to jung and alchemy absolutely amazing Writing is concise and easy to follow but she still manages to delve into to the depths of a jungianalchemical idea Her selections of which dialogues of the manuscript to interject into the lecture were perfect Overall extremely focused and relatively short book that encouraged me enough to order her other book on alchemy

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Alchemical Active Imagination

Although alchemy is popularly regarded as the science that sought to transmute base physical matter many of the medieval alchemists were interested in developing a discipline that would lead to the psychological and spiritual transformation of the Alchemical Active PDFEPUB or individual C G Jung discovered in his study of alchemical texts a symbolic and. there are some authors Franz used in writing this book If someone is willing to follow all the authors and study is thoroughly it is possible new culture and new languages also could be learnt

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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 techniues of analytical psychology In particular she shows that the alchemists practiced. This is a considerably less convoluted treatise on Alchemy and its modern day psychological relevancethan the one produced by Carl JungAfter a couple of chapters explaining the concepts and tracing the history of Alchemy back to Egyptian mummification and the rites of Osiristhe author proceeds to dissect some of the relevant and lucid parts of a sixteenth century text written by Gerhard Dorna student of ParacelsusThe active imagination referred to in the title concerns the imaginary conversations between the different parts of the undifferentiated psyche and their conflictsresolutions and final unityThings do sometimes get complex especially when Von Franz starts analysing Dorn s shadow projections in his metaphysical conversationsbut that s not to say it s indecipherable it just reuires work than the rest of the text to understandThe book works well as a truncated description of individuation and the external effects of the process that manifest in the external environment of the one undergoing the processit also contains much of the authors own inner gold in clarifying concepts that others make complex