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Jung, Carl Gustav

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[Swiss psychiatrist, 1875–1961]
The founder of a school of analytic psychology. In his early career, Jung was associated with Sigmund Freud. Later he proposed his own theory of the unconscious mind, based on his belief that all human beings share common myths and symbols. This concept has not been objectively validated.
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Jung,

Carl Gustav, Swiss psychiatrist and psychologist, 1875-1961.
jungian psychoanalysis - the theory of psychopathology and the practice of psychotherapy. Synonym(s): analytical psychology
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Set in the early 20th century, David Cronenberg's film explores the scholarly battle of wits between Sigmund Freud (Viggo Mortensen) and his brilliant protege, Carl Jung (Michael Fassbender) - two great thinkers who furthered our knowledge of human behaviour and the control exerted by the subconscious.
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This evolution is important to keep in mind when discussing the content of A Dangerous Method, since it has to do with a quest for a more complete understanding of an individual, and who better to act as our Virgilian guides in this underworld of the subconscious than the two founding fathers of psychoanalysis, Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud?