John R. Brusseau replied to John R. Brusseau's discussion The Kennedy Assassination Mythos
"The ego and the spiritual aspect of our species (what today we call the unconscious mind) are the two paths our species has available to us in our attempts to govern our problematic human condition. The USA represents for our species an experiment…"
Jan 10, 2017
John R. Brusseau replied to John R. Brusseau's discussion THE PSYCHOLOGICAL RESPONSES TO POLITICAL ELECTIONS
"Thank you Klemens, for your encouraging words. I think the reference at the end of your post is most interesting, in light of the original topic (politics and projection). Politics is concerned with the question of how we can effectively govern our…"
Jan 7, 2017
klemens swib replied to John R. Brusseau's discussion THE PSYCHOLOGICAL RESPONSES TO POLITICAL ELECTIONS
"John Agreed for the most part. Even though the focus of my interest lies elsewhere, I very much appreciated your very sensible and personal approach to the application of these particular psychological concepts. You have a very refreshing, original…"
Jan 6, 2017
John R. Brusseau replied to John R. Brusseau's discussion THE PSYCHOLOGICAL RESPONSES TO POLITICAL ELECTIONS
"Yes, Klemens, there are a host of good political reasons for choosing one candidate over another. Those political reasons represent the issues we are aware of, and mostly involve moral issues (like the one you mentioned) or problems related to how…"
Jan 6, 2017
klemens swib replied to John R. Brusseau's discussion THE PSYCHOLOGICAL RESPONSES TO POLITICAL ELECTIONS
"John
I appreciate your insights into the underlying emotional dynamic inspiring the exercise of our political prerogative. I would like to add another important emotionally charged determinant of our voting preference to your own. I suspect the…"
Jan 1, 2017
John R. Brusseau left a comment on Published Authors and Their Works
"SCREAMING AT THE VOID – An Expedition Into the Heart of a Contemporary Poet
Depth Of View Publishing published Screaming At The Void in 2015. It is a book that breaks down the layer of symbolic meaning woven into the images and sentiments of a poet,…"
Dec 20, 2016
John R. Brusseau replied to Depth Alliance Board's discussion Join the "Depth Discussion" about Hillman's Notion of Eros & Psych — July 11, 2013
"TWO DREAMS REUNITING EROS AND PSYCHE
I had two wonderful dreams back in the 1970's when I was a young single male. I was then a very conscientious, momma's boy, who had been steeped in his religion's intensive fear of and suppression of his…"
Dec 17, 2016
John R. Brusseau replied to Depth Alliance Board's discussion Join the "Depth Discussion" about Hillman's Notion of Eros & Psych — July 11, 2013
"We cannot understand the psychological application of myth unless we have a clear model of our human conscious equipment. Unfortunately, the model we inherited from Freud (and that has been built upon by people like Jung) was only a confused…"
Dec 17, 2016

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    Welcome, John. Great to have you in teh community. I'm sure you'll find some content of interest here, and please don't hesitate to share some of your work in the Forum or Blog so others can know about it.

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RESTATING JUNG


I enjoy and make use of a great many of the ideas of Carl G Jung. And I cannot confidently say whether the current Jungian ideas I have issues with are ideas Jung would have espoused, or merely the interpretation of his ideas by other people. But, I wish to raise some issues I have with views expressed by a number of people I know who identify themselves as Jungians. I do because I see how things relating to the conscious existence of humans can so easily be muddled and obscured by our…

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