About John Beebe (from Wikipedia):
John Beebe, M.D., (born June 24, 1939, in Washington, DC) is a Jungian analyst in practice in San Francisco. He received degrees from Harvard College and the University of Chicago medical school. He is a past President of the C.G. Jung Institute of San Francisco, where he is currently on the teaching faculty, as well as Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California Medical School, San Francisco. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association .
A brief introduction to his ideas:
Video: Dr. John Beebe introduces his October 2008 workshop on the archetypes
An article by Dr. Beebe, expounding on the archetypes, and how he personally developed his ideas:
In this article, Beebe explains why he believes the "four functions are only half the story of how consciousness arranges itself," and why he does not regard the type profile as a rigid hierarchy of differentiation of the functions.
---What do you think of his approach/style/terminology?
---Do you find his explanations helpful?
---What about his diagrams?
---How does your view compare/contrast with Beebe's?
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