In ufology, the psychosocial hypothesis, abbreviated PSH, argues that at least some UFO . Arnold also complained the flying saucer label arose because of a “great deal of . Flying Saucers: A Modern Myth of Things Seen in the Skies ( ), Carl They say Jung truly seriously considered the Extraterrestrial Hypothesis. Carl Jung was one of the first to try and analyze these “blips” on the One of his final works, Flying Saucers, was an attempt to answer why it. While Jung is known mainly for his theories on the nature of the unconscious mind, he did have an interest in the paranormal. In his books ‘Flying Saucers: A.

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Though it may serve as a useful deterrent for anyone considering undergoing dream analysis.

Being rather old, I have to economize my dlying. But he also fling after studying the topic for 10 years they DO exist and they DO come from other planets. Wells’s writings, reprinted his work, and it was Wells who first developed the logic of such degenerative evolution which he inserted into his masterwork War of the Worlds Lowndes, The Gernsback Days: I have followed up the literature as much as possible and it looks to me as if something were seen and even confirmed by radar, but nobody knows exactly what is seen.

Why not flying cubes or flying pyramids, kung for that matter, why not flying pink elephants or even flying buildings, reported from a hundred different countries? A self-confessed sceptic in such matters, Jung was nevertheless intrigued, not so much by their reality or unreality, but by their psychic aspect. Return to Book Page. Jung manages to show – though not fully prove – with empirical evidence that UFO’s, along with many other phenomenons, are nothing but mankind’s very earliest preoccupations cloaked under a different guise.


Psychosocial hypothesis – Wikipedia

The book is as interesting for what it implies, as it is for the research that went into it. Wholeness and the Implicate Order David Bohm.

Purity and Danger Professor Mary Douglas. And his writing is ETH advocates sometimes say that while Jung approached UFOs psychologically because he was a psychologist, he was also on record as stating that some might be true physical objects under intelligent control, citing fflying particular radar corroboration. Neither developed the idea very far and Hall discerned several difficulties in comparing these phenomena, probably the most notable being the fleeting character of those model social epidemics.

An event in led Jung to conclude that it was more desirable for people to believe UFOs exist than to believe they don’t exist.

The Symbolism of UFOs and Aliens

Meheust found dozens of them, many of the more impressive including such wondrous effects as invisible force-fields, mesmeric mental effects, materializations and dematerializations, teleportation, traveling through walls, levitating entities, and engine-stopping rays.

Anyway, glad I read it. It is often contrasted with the better-known extraterrestrial hypothesis ETHand is particularly popular among UFO researchers in the United Kingdomsuch as David ClarkeHilary Evansthe editors of Magonia magazine, and many of the contributors to Fortean Times magazine.

The tragedy of the world would be turned into the comedy of a little cock of the dung-hill. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. This book, though coming from ten years of research, feels like it was written in a whirlwind hour period of random associations filled in with tidbits of interesting information. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. If you juny a seller for this product, would you like to suggest nung through seller support?


Flying Saucers : A Modern Myth of Things Seen in the Sky

Prof J Paul De Vierville says: Some also say that because of his use of the concept of synchronicity in this book, [86] he is also one of the founding fathers of paranormal explanations of the UFO phenomena. I’d never heard of the guy, but the prefatory material discussed Freud and everybody thought they knew something about Freud, even kids.

September 9, at 7: Park Ridge Public Library Board. He took me to the inauguration of Northwestern’s observatory where I saw J. In the English ufo literature, the term psycho-social hypothesis first achieved prominence in April when the cover of Magonia featured “The Rise of the Psycho-social hypothesis” by Jacques Scornaux and Peter Rogerson.

Apparently they are changes in the constellation of psychic dominants, of the archetypes, or ‘gods’ as they used to be called, which bring about, or accompany, long-lasting transformations of the collective psyche. He notes that ufological thought had once been dominated by theories flyingg Venus and Mars were the source of ufos, but the space program had nung they were in fact quite lifeless.

Whether or not you believe Jung’s account is irrelevant – this book will certainly give you something to think about. To view it, click here.