Key concept: Mother

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Reference publications:

Dictionary definitions:

Odon, V. (2005). Mother Goddess. In A. de Mijolla (Ed.), International dictionary of psychoanalysis (pp. 1079-1080). Detroit, MI: Macmillan Reference. Gale eBooks.

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Samuels, A., Shorter, B., & Plaut, F. (1986). Great Mother. In A critical dictionary of Jungian analysis (pp. 62-63). London, England: Routledge.

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Sharp, D. (Ed.). (1991). Mother complex. In Jung lexicon: A primer of terms & concepts. http://www.cgjungpage.org/learn/jung-lexicon#mothercomplex

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Encyclopedic overviews:

Haruach, M. H. (2008). Maiden, Mother, Crone. In L. Locke, T. A. Vaughan, & P. Greenhill (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Women's Folklore and Folklife (Vol. 2, pp. 381-384). Westport, CT: Greenwood Press

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Madden. (2010). Dark Mother. In D. A. Leeming, K. Madden, & S. Marlan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion (202-205). Retrieved from https://www.gale.com

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Waldron, D. (2010). Great Mother. In D. A. Leeming, K. Madden, & S. Marlan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion (366-368). Retrieved from https://www.gale.com

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Welsh, E. (2010). Mother. In D. A. Leeming, K. Madden, & S. Marlan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion (583-585). Retrieved from https://www.gale.com

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Guidebook:

Hopcke, R. H. (1999). Mother. In A guided tour of the collected works of C. G. Jung (2nd ed., pp. 100-103). Boston, MA: Shambhala.

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Index to the Collected Works:

Forryan, B., & Glover, J. M. (1979). Mother [index term]. In H. Read et al. (Eds.), The collected works of C. G. Jung (Vol. 20). Retrieved from http://www.proquest.com.

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Jung on Mother

Jung, C. G. (1967a). Symbols of the mother and of rebirth (R. F. C. Hull, Trans.). In H. Read et al. (Eds.), The collected works of C. G. Jung (Vol. 5, 2nd ed., pp. 207-273). Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1952)

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Jung, C. G. (1967b). The battle for deliverance from the mother (R. F. C. Hull, Trans.). In H. Read et al. (Eds.), The collected works of C. G. Jung (Vol. 5, 2nd ed., pp. 274-305). Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1952)

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Jung, C. G. (1967c). The dual mother (R. F. C. Hull, Trans.). In H. Read et al. (Eds.), The collected works of C. G. Jung (Vol. 5, 2nd ed., pp. 306-393). Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1952)

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Jung, C. G. (1968). Psychological aspects of the mother archetype (R. F. C. Hull, Trans.). In H. Read et al. (Eds.), The collected works of C. G. Jung (Vol. 9 pt. 1, 2nd ed., pp. 73-110). Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1954)

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Jung, C. G. (1970a). Luna (R. F. C. Hull, Trans.). In H. Read et al. (Eds.), The collected works of C. G. Jung (Vol. 14, 2nd ed., pp. 129-184). Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1955-56)

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Jung, C. G. (1970b). Regina (R. F. C. Hull, Trans.). In H. Read et al. (Eds.), The collected works of C. G. Jung (Vol. 14, 2nd ed., pp. 376-381). Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1955-56)

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Related resources available from the library:

Birkhauser-Oeri, S. (1988). The mother: Archetypal image in fairy tales (M.-L. von Franz, Ed.). Toronto, Canada: Inner City Books.

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Brewster, F. (2019). The mother archetype. In Archetypal grief: Slavery’s legacy of intergenerational child loss (pp. 8–17). New York, NY: Routledge.

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Harding, M. Esther. Women's Mysteries: Ancient and Modern. New York, NY: Harper & Row, 1971. Boston: Shambhala Publications, 1990.

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Neumann, Erich. The Great Mother: An analysis of the archetype. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1955.

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Ulanov, Ann Belford. The Feminine in Jungian Psychology and Christian Theology. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 1971.

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