Synchronicity: An Acausal Connecting Principle, by C.G. Jung, is a book published by Princeton University Press in It was extracted from Structure. SYNCHRONICITY, An Acausal Connecting Principle – Jung – Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online for free. Jung was intrigued from early in his career with coincidences, especially those surprising juxtapositions that scientific rationality could not adequately expla.
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But since experience has shown that under certain conditions space and time can be reduced almost to zero, causality disappears along with them, because causality is bound up with 45 De opificio mundi, The results are shown in Synchonicity I, where it will be observed that the sgnchronicity are arranged by frequency of their occurrence in the married and unmarried pairs. Yet that would not decrease how remarkable they were.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Acqusal writer Wilhelm von Scholz 27 has collected a number of stories showing the strange ways in which lost or stolen objects come back to their owners. Such is the manner of production with everything the soul intensely desires. It is just what I call a synchronistic phenomenon. The results are shown in Table III, though I have confined myself here to the maximal figures that clearly exceed the median.
No belief in astrology is needed to carry out such an investigation, acaussl the birth-dates, an astronomical almanac, and a table of logarithms for working out the horoscope.
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Here too there are any zn of meaningful coincidences, but they are as a rule harder to understand and therefore less obvious mung in the latter. I have ascertained on several occasions that at the moment when the dream occurred the letter was already lying in the post-office of the addressee.
One consistent experience in all these experiments is the fact that the number of hits scored tends to sink after the first attempt, and the results then become negative. The name “Ericipaeus” was completely unknown to her, which is not surprising as she had no knowledge of the classics.
Synchronicity: An Acausal Connecting Principle
Das Gesetz der Serie, pp. Why obsess over a world of false fantasies when there is a world of real, living, breathing miracles out there waiting for you, every day?
When for instance I am faced with the fact that my tram ticket bears the same number as the theatre ticket which Synchroicity buy immediately afterwards, and I receive that same evening a telephone call during which the same number is mentioned again as a telephone number, then a causal connection between these events seems to me improbable in the extreme, although it is obvious that each must have its own causality.
It is fascinating to follow how these two intellectual giants argue from different sides to find mutual enlightment [ sic ].
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An Acausal Connecting Principle. He needed a constant renewal of interest, an emotion with its characteristic abaissement mental, which tips the scales in favor of synchroncity unconscious. Want to Read saving….
Yet the exceptions— and my results are exceptions and most improbable ones at that— are just as important as acauxal rules. There the coincidence was represented only by the death and the gathering of the birds. Flans Driesch comes to the same conclusion Die “Seele” als elementarer Naturfaktor, pp.
It is nothing but a chance result from the statistical point of view, yet it is acauxal on account of the fact that it looks as if it validated this expectation. One of the most successful tests took place in a moving car. Heisenberg, Physics and Beyond.
As I turned to Chapter Two ysnchronicity the book I was stunned by its title: That is to say, although there is always a lunar conjunction and always a “classical” one of decisive significance, they are nevertheless different conjunctions, because each time the moon is associated with a different partner.
On the other hand, the astrologically favorable trine and sextile aspects have been reported to produce uniform radio weather. While reading, I had my own moment of synchronous coincidence, when Jung quoted Kepler’s notion of ‘Geometric Unity’ as an example of a philosophy of synchronicity–despite the fact that it turned out to be incorrect.
A lusus naturae, no doubt, but a very queer one, since ssynchronicity to tradition the ascendant or “horoscopus,” together with sun and moon, forms the trinity that determines fate and nung. If the trinitarian logic of exclusion and distinction were replaced with a more wholistic, quaternal conception of reality, Jung thought, wn mystical wisdom of the ancients and the empirical science of the moderns could be reconciled within a complete map of reality.
It is sad but unfortunately true that man learns nothing from history.
The results vary according to the specific gift of the individual subject. His critiques should be taken seriously by the scientific community so as to eliminate premature conclusions which consequently breed certainty in the mind of the researcher, and provide ammunition for mass media zynchronicity to serve the desires of corporate America.
Nobody knew what a telescope was and what it could do.
At all events an affective expectation is present in one form or another even though it may be denied. I asked myself, in jing words, whether there were not a method which would yield measurable results and at the same time give us an insight into the psychic background of synchronicity.
I had known for a long time that there were intuitive or “mantic” methods which start with the psychic factor and take the existence of synchronicity as self- evident. May 12, J. The dreamer had gone to bed late and not slept until about one o’clock.
He speaks back and forth at some length about various suppositions and possibilities, but never develops any convincing insight. How does the unconscious image arise, and how the coincidence? You can never say with certainty whether what appears to be going on in the collective unconscious of a single individual is not also happening in other individuals or organisms or things or situations.