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The neurobiology of the gods : how brain physiology shapes the recurrent imagery of myth and dreams / Erik D. Goodwyn.

Author/Creator:
Goodwyn, Erik D., 1970-
Publication:
Hove ; New York : Routledge, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 256 p. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Symbolism (Psychology).
Mythology -- Psychological aspects.
Dreams.
Psychology -- Religious aspects.
Neurobiology.
Contents:
Symbols, biology and depth psychology
Foundations
Mental images, symbolic images and "archetypal" images
Human and animal spirits
The anima/feminine symbols
The animus/masculine symbols
The mother
The father
The child
The shadow
The dreamscape
Deep archetypes-time, number, causation
Complex recurrent symbols and self symbols
Meaning
Molecules to mandalas.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-242) and index.
ISBN:
9780415672993 (hbk.)
0415672996 (hbk.)
9780415673006 (pbk.)
0415673003 (pbk.)
OCLC:
727702711