Carl Jung
#79 Overall Influence

Carl Jung

Swiss psychiatrist and psychotherapist who founded analytical psychology


Why is this person notable and influential?

Carl Gustav Jung was a Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst who founded analytical psychology. Jung’s work was influential in the fields of psychiatry, anthropology, archaeology, literature, philosophy, and religious studies. Jung worked as a research scientist at the famous Burghölzli hospital, under Eugen Bleuler. During this time, he came to the attention of Sigmund Freud, the founder of psychoanalysis. The two men conducted a lengthy correspondence and collaborated, for a while, on a joint vision of human psychology.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?
University of Zurich
University of Zurich

University in Switzerland

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University of Basel
University of Basel

University in Basel, Switzerland

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Notable Works

What contributions to academia has this person made?
  • Analytical Psychology
  • Dream Analysis (1928-30)
  • Présent et avenir
  • L'Homme à la découverte de son âme
  • Psychologie de l'inconscient
  • Aion: Researches into the Phenomenology of the Self
  • Psychogenesis of Mental Disease
  • Sueños infantiles
  • Alchemical Studies
  • Answer to Job
  • The Red Book
  • Memories, Dreams, Reflections
  • Les Racines de la conscience
  • Man and His Symbols
  • Seven Sermons to the Dead
  • Modern Man in Search of a Soul
  • Psychological Types
  • The Collected Works of C. G. Jung
  • Mysterium Coniunctionis
  • Synchronicity: An Acausal Connecting Principle
  • La psicología de la transferencia
  • L'Âme et la Vie
  • Psychology of the Unconscious
  • Symbols of Transformation
  • Psychology and Alchemy

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How’s this person influential?
#3 World Rank