By Michael Vannoy Adams
"I have entitled this e-book For Love of the Imagination. some time past, I fell in love with the mind's eye. It used to be love before everything sight. i've got had a lifelong love affair with the mind's eye. i might love for others, via this publication, to fall in love, as I as soon as did, with the imagination." Michael Vannoy Adams, from the Preface.
For Love of the Imagination is a booklet concerning the mind's eye – approximately what and the way photographs suggest. Jungian psychoanalysis is an imaginal psychology – or what Michael Vannoy Adams calls "imaginology," the learn of the mind's eye. what's so particular – and so useful – approximately Jungian psychoanalysis is that it emphasizes photographs.
For Love of the Imagination
is additionally a e-book approximately interdisciplinary purposes of Jungian psychoanalysis. What permits those purposes is that each one disciplines contain pictures of which they're roughly subconscious. Jungian psychoanalysis is in an enviable place to render those photos wakeful, to specify what and the way they suggest.
On the modern scene, as a result of electronic revolution, there's no trendier observe than "applications" – other than, maybe, the abbreviation "apps." In psychoanalysis, there's a "Freudian app" and a "Jungian app." The "Jungian app" is a expertise of the mind's eye. This publication applies Jungian psychoanalysis to photographs in a number of disciplines. For Love of the Imagination additionally contains the 2011 Moscow lectures on Jungian psychoanalysis. it will likely be crucial interpreting for psychoanalysts, psychotherapists, scholars, and people with an curiosity in Jung.