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By C. G. Jung, Gerhard Adler, R. F.C. Hull

Essays touching on the modern scene and at the relation of the person to society, together with papers written through the Twenties and Thirties concentrating on the upheaval in Germany, and significant works of Jung's final years, The Undiscovered Self and Flying Saucers.

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By C. G. Jung, Gerhard Adler, R. F.C. Hull

Essays touching on the modern scene and at the relation of the person to society, together with papers written through the Twenties and Thirties concentrating on the upheaval in Germany, and significant works of Jung's final years, The Undiscovered Self and Flying Saucers.

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A biologically trained eye is not sufficient to grasp this problem, for in practice it is more than a matter of eugenics, and the observation of human life in the light of self-preservation and propagation is too one-sided. Certainly the unconscious presents us with very different aspects; but so far we have fixed our attention too much on certain outward peculiarities, for instance the archaic language of the unconscious, and have taken it all quite literally. The language of the unconscious is particularly rich in images, as our dreams prove.

The language of the unconscious is particularly rich in images, as our dreams prove. But it is a primitive language, a faithful reflection of the colourful, ever-changing world. The unconscious is of like nature: it is a compensatory image of the world. ” It is to be understood as a psychic phenomenon, like consciousness. We no more know what the psyche is than we know what life is. They are interpenetrating mysteries, giving us every reason for uncertainty as to how much “I” am the world, and how much “world” is “I”.

The products of the unconscious are pure nature. Naturam si sequemur ducem, nunquam aberrabimus,2 said the ancients. But nature is not, in herself, a guide, for she is not there for man’s sake. Ships are not guided by the phenomenon of magnetism. We have to make the compass a guide and, in addition, allow for a specific correction, for the needle does not even point exactly to the north. So it is with the guiding function of the unconscious. It can be used as a source of symbols, but with the necessary conscious correction that has to be applied to every natural phenomenon in order to make it serve our purpose.

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