Posts Tagged ‘consciousness'

Jung in Dialogue with Freud and Patañjali: Instinct, Affective Neuroscience, and the Reconciliation of Science and Religious Experience

Sunday, March 26th, 2017
Jung in Dialogue with Freud and Patañjali: Instinct, Affective Neuroscience, and the Reconciliation of Science and Religious Experience was published in Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy vol. 13, no. 2, 2017. This volume also features work by Menas Kafatos, Fred Alan Wolf, and Elizabeth Rauscher. An open access journal, all articles are available […]

Depth Psychology Through the Lens of Classical Yoga: A Reconsideration of Jung’s Ontic Reality

Thursday, October 6th, 2016
Depth Psychology Through the Lens of Classical Yoga: A Reconsideration of Jung’s Ontic Reality was published online by The International Journal of Jungian Studies in October 2016. To view or purchase a copy of the text, please click the image to the right. ABSTRACT: Jung, a self-proclaimed empiricist, resisted all metaphysical claims. Nevertheless his depth psychology […]

Psychophysical Being and Its Source: A Reconsideration of Jung’s Ontic Reality

Saturday, February 20th, 2016
Jung, a self-proclaimed empiricist, resisted all metaphysical claims. Nevertheless his depth psychology hypothesized an unconscious agent, which we can never know directly. As a means of healing he implores us to loosen our resistance to the unconscious, for when ego-consciousness develops and maintains a relationship to the unconscious, human beings make the Creator conscious of […]

Jungian Society for Scholarly Studies 2016

Monday, January 11th, 2016
Jungian Society for Scholarly Studies Conference of Research in Jung and Analytical Psychology June 26th – 29, 2016 La Fonda Hotel Santa Fe, New Mexico Earth/Psyche: Foregrounding the Earth’s Relations to Psyche From the conference program: In his essay “Mind and Earth” in which he theorizes about “mind,” Jung offers a vision of earth that […]

Nonduality and Western Psychology

Saturday, January 9th, 2016
Nonduality and Western Psychology An all-day workshop with Lionel Corbett and Leanne Whitney Saturday March 26th, 2016 10am – 5pm Philosophical Research Society Los Angeles, CA In the nondual traditions, Reality is an undivided unity, and Consciousness is the Totality and ground of Being. Nondual philosophy provides a radically different view of reality than most […]

Beyond Conception: Ontic Reality, Pure Consciousness and Matter

Monday, November 30th, 2015
Beyond Conception: Ontic Reality, Pure Consciousness and Matter was published in Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy vol. 11, no. 2, 2015. This volume also features work by Fritjof Capra, Menas Kafatos, and Wolfgang Baer. An open access journal, all articles are available for free. Please click the image to the left to access […]

Jung and Nonduality: Some Clinical and Theoretical Implications of the Self as Totality of the Psyche

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
Jung and Nonduality: Some Clinical and Theoretical Implications of the Self as Totality of the Psyche, co-authored with Dr. Lionel Corbett, was published by The International Journal of Jungian Studies in October 2015. To view or purchase a copy of the text, please click the image to the right. ABSTRACT: Some of Jung’s writing reveals […]

Beyond Conception: Ontic Reality, Pure Consciousness and Matter presentation at FOM 2

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
Our current scientific exploration of reality oftentimes appears focused on epistemic states and empiric results at the expense of ontological concerns. A scientific approach without explicit ontological arguments cannot be deemed rational however, as our very Being can never be excluded from the equation. Furthermore, if, as many nondual philosophies contend, subject/object learning is to […]

Foundations of Mind II: A Dialogue of World Views

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
Foundations of Mind II: A Dialogue of World Views  2015 Conference August 13 – 15 University of California at Berkeley A unique conference examining the rapidly-changing 21rst century intellectual, social, and religious landscape in these categories: the science-reliagion dialogue the foundations of physics, biology, and consciousness studies the role of activist academics in the university […]

Reality

Saturday, November 15th, 2014
In Development: Reality One realist and one idealist wrestling with the big questions one mystery at a time. August Moon Entertainment and rightafterthis.com are currently in development on Reality, a DocuReality series investigating mysterious superphysical phenomena. Hard-core materialist and professional skeptic Jim Underdown and I, a more-than-material-minded radical revisionist, join forces to cohost the series. Through our contrasting perspectives […]