"Freud had discovered the realm of the unconscious and
successfully mapped its shoreline to our conscious
he had never ventured more than a few miles inland. In
view, the unconscious was a chamber of horrors involving
sex taboo, and traumatic childhood experiences. He based
views on his work with Vienna's anxiety-ridden upper-middle
Jung, on the other hand, spent his formative years amongst a far broader range of patients - inmates across all walks of life condemned to asylums. In the unconscious, Jung saw not only a cause to our madness but a means to our healing.
Nowhere was the Freud/Jung dichotomy more apparent than in their respective approaches to dreams. Where Freud viewed dreams as a difficult lock to be picked - and only leading into sex and death at that - Jung saw our dreams as speaking to us - with no limitations - but in an archaic fashion that required interpretive assistance."
- The Jung and the Restless
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