Reading List for Richard Tarnas, November 2005

Richard Tarnas

Jung, Cosmology and the Transformation of the Modern Self

November 11-12, 2005

Books and Articles by Dr. Tarnas

The Passion of the Western Mind. New York: Ballantine Books, 1991.

"Is the Modern Psyche Undergoing a Rite of Passage?" in ReVision

24 (3):2 – , 2002.

"The Western Mind at the Threshold" in Revision 16 (1): 2 – , 1993.

"Lifework" in ReVision 14 (2): 113 – , 1991.

"The Transfiguration of the Western Mind" in ReVision 12 (3): 3 – , 1990.

"A New Birth in Freedom: A (p)review of Jorge Ferrer’s Revisioning

Transpersonal Theory: A Participatory Vision of Human Spirituality"

In Journal of Transpersonal Psychology 33 (1):64-71, 2001.

"Is the Modern Psyche Undergoing a Rite of Passage?" in Singer, Thomas,

ed. The Vision Thing: Myth, Politics and Psyche in the World,

pp.251-267. Florence, KY: Taylor and Frances, 2000.

Additional Recommendations

Aziz, Robert. C.G. Jung’s Psychology of Religion and Synchronicity.

Albany: State University of New York Press, 1990.

Edinger, Edward F. Ego and Archetype. New York: C.G. Jung Foundation

for Analytical Psychology. 1972.

Hillman, James. Re-Visioning Psychology. New York: Harper & Row,


Jung, C.G. Answer to Job. New York: Meridian Books, 1954, 1968.

Meier, C.A. Soul and Body. San Francisco: Legis Press, 1986.

Ornstein, Robert E., ed. The Nature of Consciousness: A Book of Readings.

New York: Viking Press, 1974.

Ouspensky, P.D. A New Model of the Universe. New York: Vintage

Books, 1971.

Stevens, Anthony. Archetypes: A Natural History of the Self. New York:

Quill, 1983.

Von Franz, Marie-Louise. Psyche and Matter. Boston: Shambhala, 1992.

Ziegler, Alfred J. Archetypal Medicine. Dallas: Spring Publications, 1983.