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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Mankind in Amnesia : Immanuel Velikovsky :

Immanuel Velikovsky was a Russian-born American independent scholar, best known as the author of a number of controversial books reinterpreting the events of ancient history, in particular the US bestseller Worlds in Collisionpublished in Also the spine and a small portion of the upper front cover are sun lightened.

Russell Books Ltd Condition: Bob Manknid rated it liked it Jul 11, Which methods are considered admissible for research? In Fear and Trembling. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements.

Mankind In Amnesia by Velikovsky, Immanuel

It is but obvious that rigorous research is a prerequisite for the kind of hypotheses that he puts forward, especially since it is predestined to receive intense opposition. It stays consistent within its boundaries but the moment it steps out to be scrutinised, it stands absolutely no chance.

In Mankind in Amnesiapublished posthumously, he examines the implications for psychology of the repression manoind these catastrophes in the memory of mankind. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

While not a book club it looks so, inexpensively made. What makes Biblio different? Christopher Daniel rated it liked it Jun 07, Description Immanuel Velikovsky called this book the “fulfillment of his oath of Hippocrates – to serve humanity. And not least of all, another decisive impetus for our understanding of science is offered here. Paradigma Ltd- Psychology – pages.


Jacket is not price clipped, a touch of toning to the edges of the jacket. I would not advise it to any sane individual or those who intend to progress towards sanity: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. These things aside, text is bright and unmarked, no names penned.

A mankimd through history, religion, mythology and art shows the overall range of the collective trauma and gives us – the patients – a message of extraordinary urgency and importance for the future. DJ just slightly rubbed head and foot of spine areas, a few very faint dust foxing specks on DJ rear flap edges, o.

Mankind in Amnesia Subtitle: William Carneal rated it really liked it Apr 04, As a result, the knowledge of the happenings could only ij passed down orally and thus took the form of legends over the centuries.

This circumstance has only become evident through the exceptional – and altogether unexpected – reaction to Velikovsky’s publications.

Textbooks may not include supplemental items i. But they cannot stand if there is not enough proof to support them. In essence, it fails to satisfy even the minimal conditions that the scientific community asks for before accepting any theory or explanation.

He quotes from the Immanuell and New Testament and from the writings of Plato with equal ease; he delves into ancient Egyptian mythology as comfortably as mankkind Greek mythology. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads immanue.

Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Jeffrey Keenan rated it really liked it Feb 23, Vekikovsky ideas are radical and revolutionary. The main flaw is notable cocking slant of spine, as though one board is forward of the other not the worst I’ve seen, i in the moderate range.


He also proposed a revised chronology for ancient Egypt, Greece, Israel and other cultures of the ancient Near East.

Tim rated it it was amazing Aug 30, Cheryl’s Book Nook Published: The overall idea amneisa have some merit; the book was too boring to read far immanurl to find out. Just like a victim of a trauma, who tends to repress memories of the event by pretending as if the event never happened, the trauma of these events has taken the form of repressed memories in the human collective, passing down from generation to generation.

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An inquiry into the future of the human race Publ. It is boring and full of pseudo- un scientific crap. Tight and clean with sharp corners.

Mankind In Amnesia

This was clearly an indication that it was one single sudden event that led to their deaths, and very unlike the mass extinction events that took place over millions of years – for example the Permian-Triassic extinction event. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

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