James Hillman (April 12, 1926 – October 27, 2011) was an American psychologist. He studied at, and then guided studies for, the C.G. Jung Institute in Zurich, founded a movement toward archetypal psychology and retired into private practice, writing and traveling to lecture, until his death at his home in Connecticut on October 27, 2011.
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... literally means "study of the soul," and psychologist James Hillman, the founder of archetypal psychology, has been credited with "restoring 'soul' to its psychological sense ... Summarizing Hillman's views, author and psychotherapist Thomas Moore associates spirit with "afterlife, cosmic issues, idealistic values and hopes, and universal truths", while placing soul "in ... extremes of literalism and destructive fanaticism." Hillman's archetypal psychology is in many ways an attempt to tend to the oft-neglected soul, which Hillman views as the "self-sustaining and imagining ...
... A Blue Fire - Selected Writings By James Hillman, Harper-perennial Later Printing edition (2010) City and Soul, Uniform Edition, Vol. 1992) A Blue Fire Selected Writings of James Hillman introduced and edited by Thomas Moore (1989) Anima An Anatomy of a Personified Notion (1985) Inter Views (with Laura Pozzo) (1983a) The Myth of ...
... James Hillman, at the end of his book Re-Visioning Psychology, reverses James' position of viewing religion through psychology, urging instead that we view psychology as a variety of religious experience ...
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