Immanuel Velikovsky called this book the “fulfillment of his oath of Hippocrates – to serve humanity.” In this book he returns to his roots as a psychologist and. Drawing on the works of Freud and Jung, and on historical records, Velikovsky maintains the theory that mankind’s self-destructive tendencies are an expression . Mankind in Amnesia by Immanuel Velikovsky, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! Mankind in Amnesia Immanuel Velikovsky May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Cheryl’s Book Nook Published: Octavo in quarter blue cloth on beige paper covered boards. Sort of a psychoanalytical companion to “Worlds in Collision” where the author suggests the roots of irrational behavior. A hint of edge wear to the book which is otherwise clean, bright and sound. The velijovsky is price clipped with light edge wear but otherwise complete and untorn.

Doubleday and Company, First Edition First Printing. DJ just slightly rubbed head and foot of spine areas, a few very faint dust foxing specks on DJ rear flap edges, o. No ink names, bookplates, etc. ISBN Price unclipped. Ed Conroy Bookseller Published: New York, New York, U.

Mankind In Amnesia

Doubleday, Lovely gift inscription on manlind, mild edgwear to dust jacket, now in protective velikosvky, pp. An essentially clean, sound hard cover, unmarked, no notable flaws. No bumping to speak of. In new mylar wrapper. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns. Book Club Associates, pp.

Attractive dust jacket in protective mylar. Doubleday, Stated First Edition. Mild edgewear to dust jacket which is now in protective mylar. Dust jacket in protective mylar. Garden City, New York: From a private collection. Tight and clean with sharp corners. Very light age-toning to spine and DJ. Unclipped DJ has light rubbing, edgewear, now protected in Mylar wraps. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Book House in Dinkytown Published: In this thought provoking document Velikovsky undertakes to reveal the hidden springs of our irrational behavior.

Mankind in Amnesia in which the author’s theory of Cosmic catastrophism finds its psychological counterpart, is the product of a lifetime of brilliant analytical insights.

M and M Books Published: Not Doubleday’s brightest time bindery wise. While not a book club it looks so, inexpensively made. Luckily the item has remained sound if cosmetically challenged. The main flaw is notable cocking slant of spine, as though one board is forward of the other not the velukovsky I’ve seen, perhaps in the moderate range.


Also the spine and a small portion inmanuel the upper front cover are sun lightened. These things aside, text is bright and unmarked, no names penned. Boards clean with ummanuel bumping. Mankind in Amnesia Velikovsky, Immanuel London: Book Club Associates, Edgewear to dust jacket which is now in protective mylar.

Doubleday, Dust jacket rubbed with small tears at head and tail of spine area, now in protective mylar. Near fine with light soiling and fading on the spine only. Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc.

Errata sheet laid in. Dorley House Vwlikovsky Published: Russell Books Ltd Condition: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. First edition, first printing. Near Belikovsky condition in Very Good, unclipped dust jacket front and rear flaps a bit embrowned at edges.

Doubleday, Stated 1st edition. Pages are clean, no writing. Dust jacket slightly rubbed.

velikovskj Doubleday,1st Edition, First Printing, It relates his historical, geological and astronomical findings to mankind of today and its importance, in many of its facets, should not be underestimated. It is one thing to know and understand what happened in the past, but quite another to realize that those remote events still influence our thoughts, sensations and behavior.

This circumstance has only become evident through the exceptional – and altogether unexpected – reaction to Velikovsky’s publications. In the present book, from the viewpoint of a psychotherapist, the author guides us in coming to grips with these enduring reactions.

The reach of his work goes far beyond the “Velikovsky affair” itself. After all, the suppressed trauma of humanity is still etched in our subconscious and influences us in everyday life.

Mankind in Amnesia

Thus, we are presented with a completely new and promising approach to psychology and psychotherapy which, if properly implemented also in upbringing and education, could push humanity to a new level. Politics, too, can and should be put on a new foundation based on the facts presented here. It is in this area that the collective results of the trauma have presented themselves most manifestly over the past centuries.

And not least of all, another decisive impetus for our understanding of science is offered here. The standards and methods of modern science are based strongly on objectivity and all that which is objectifiable while eliminating categorically all that is subjective.


But scientists are human too and mostly, amjesia to these precepts, mankibd a strong inclination to objectivity and things that are objectifiable. This frequently results in shortcomings regarding their consciousness for the subjective aspects of life, particularly relating to their own thinking and feeling.

Which questions are to be studied? Which questions are regarded as worthy of study in the first place?

Mankind in Amnesia by Immanuel Velikovsky

What margins will be admitted? Which methods are considered admissible for research? Such questions have nothing to do with actual science or, “the act of creating knowledge” but they form the basic consensus of those involved in scientific activities and thus shape the direction and scope of the cognitive process. When, due to unconscious or undetected inner processes, a scientist excludes from scientific research certain areas of life – or broaches these only with disproportionately great restrictions, or even denies their existence or importance altogether from a scientific point of view, then science itself takes damage and its importance and credibility for society is greatly diminished.

It is not without reason that for years we have been witnessing the troubling tendency of science to put itself less and less in the service of people. Indeed, society and the individual is being subordinated to and aligned with certain abstract “scientific” principles.

It can only be hoped that the new edition of this book will unleash an unfettered discussion, allowing us to leave behind the burdens and constraints that have conditioned us for far too many generations”, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo.

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Ordering more than one book keeps postage costs down. Hard To Find Books. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included. Mankind in Amnesia Velikovsky, Immanuel: Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject.