International School of Analytical Psychology Zurich

05 Ethnology & Psychology


Basic literature


C.G. Jung

CW 10

The Archaic Man. JCE10

Memories, Dreams, Reflections (in particular, the chapters on his travels to North Africa, Kenya and Uganda, the Pueblos, India). New York: Pantheon Books, 1973. JE4


Other Jungian publications

Adams, M. V.

The Multicultural Imagination: "Race", Color and the Unconscious. London: Routledge, 2005. P226

Bührmann, V.

Living in Two Worlds. Wilmette: Chiron, 1986. A100

Burleson, B.

Jung in Africa. New York: Continuum, 2005. JX12

Campbell, J.

The Masks of God: Primitive Mythology. New York: Penguin, 1976. G26E

Eliade, M.

Myths, Dreams and Mysteries: The Encounter Between Contemporary Faiths and Archaic Realities. New York: Harper Torchbooks, 1967. G1E

The Myth of the Eternal Return: Cosmos and History. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1971. A3E

Patterns in Comparative Religion. New York: New American Library, 1974. R2E

Shamanism: Archaic Techniques of Ecstasy. New York: Pantheon Books, 1964. A8E

The Sacred and the Profane: The Nature of Religion. New York: Harcourt Brace & World, 1959. R1E

Myth and Reality. New York: Harper Torchbooks, 1968. G3

Rites and Symbols of Initiation: The Mysteries of Birth and Rebirth. Woodstock: Spring Publ., 1995. A13E

Henderson, J.L.

Thresholds of Initiation. Wilmette: Chiron, 2005. PA11

Kirsch, T.,
Rutter V.B.,
Singer, T.

Initiation: The Living Reality of an Archetype. London: Routledge, 2007. PA318

Singer, T.,
Kimbles, S.L

The Cultural Complex: Contemporary Jungian Perspectives on Psyche and Society. London: Routledge, 2004. PA328

Stevens, A.

The Two Million-Year-Old Self. College Station: Texas A & M University Press, 2009. PA406

Van der Post, L.

The Lost World of the Kalahari. London: Penguin Books, 1962. A97E

The Heart of the Hunter. New York: William Morrow, 1961. A26E


Further literature

Benedict, R.

Patterns of Culture. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1971. A12

Bowen, E.S.

Return to Laughter. New York: Anchor Books Doubleday, 1964. A93

Czaplicka, M.A.

Aboriginal Siberia: A Study in Social Anthropology. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1914 (Reprint, Nabu Public Domain Reprints). A108

Lewis-Williams D.,
Dowson T.

Images of Power: Understanding Bushman Rock Art. Johannesburg: Southern Book Publishers, 1989. A109

Lewis-Williams, D.

The Mind in the Cave: Consciousness and the Origins of Art. London: Thames & Hudson, 2002. A91

Thomas, M. E.

The Harmless People. New York: Vintage Books, 1989. A105

Shostak, M.

Nisa: The Life and Words of a !Kung Woman. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2000. A104E

Turner, V.W.

The Forest of Symbols. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1967. A34

The Ritual Process: Structure and Anti-Structure. Chicago: Aldine, 1969. A35

Van Gennep, A.

The Rites of Passage. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1960. A9E