This book presents a unique study of differing philosophies of the unconscious, providing a detailed analysis of the history of the unconscious from the underworlds of Greek and Egyptian mythology to psychoanalysis and metaphysics.
Introduction: Underworlds and the ancient soul 1. Hegel on unconscious spirit 2. Freud’s unconscious ontology 3. Existentialism and the unconscious subject 4. Lacan’s epistemology 5. Jung’s metaphysics 6. Whitehead’s unconscious cosmology