“Paradox and Healing: Medicine, Mythology and Transformation” [Book Review]

In a recent P. B. S. program on Bill Moyer’s Mind and Healing there were two examples of how alternative approaches to medicine are beginning to gain credibility, even in mainline institutions. Continue reading ““Paradox and Healing: Medicine, Mythology and Transformation” [Book Review]”

Psychological Reflections on the Movie “Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World”

The Movie, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, starring Russell Crowe and Paul Bettany is a cinematic adaptation of two books, the first and the tenth, of a saga of twenty volumes by author Patrick O’Brian (Tom McGregor [2003]). Continue reading “Psychological Reflections on the Movie “Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World””