Note: This course is being offered as a main campus classroom course in the Fall 2013 semester. The description has been approved by the instructor. Use for general information only after Fall 2013.

Course Descriptions

GLS 541: Psychology and Religion

Instructor: Jenny Yates

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A study of the relationship between Carl Jung's theory of the Collective unconscious and Eastern views of higher consciousness. Readings include Jung's commentaries on Eastern texts, such as: The Tibetan Book of the Dead , the I Ching, and The Secret of the Golden Flower. Readings also include psychological commentaries on Western religion.


Psychology and Western Religion , Princeton paperback, 0-691-01862-6.
Psychology and the East , ISBN 0-691-01806-5.

Last Update: April 8, 2013

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