The Soul's Code: In Search of Character and Calling
Random House, 1996 - 334 pages
A journey into the essential mystery at the center of every life--the search for calling--The Soul's Code takes a new look at age-old themes, providing a radical, frequently amusing, and highly accessible path to realization through an extensive array of examples. Hillman ecnourages readers to discover the "blueprints" particular to their individual lives, certain that there is more to life than can be explained by genetics or environment.
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Rather , I am referring to the humdrum miracles when the mark of character
appears . All of a sudden and out of nowhere a child shows who she is , what he
must do . These impulsions of destiny frequently are stifled by dysfunctional ...
The findings concern creativity , traditionalism , and the fact that the genetic factor
appears to get stronger during the middle years of childhood . “ One dimension of
the cognitive realm ( e . g . , memory , verbal fluency , reasoning ) that appears ...
And this figure appears diminutive as part of its disguise , in order to be sheltered
from humanization and to protect its magic power from those " prying , peeping
and predatory ” biographers . Diminutive nicknames , these euphemisms ...
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THE SOUL'S CODE: In Search of Character and CallingUser Review - Kirkus
What set of factors most influence the course of an individual human life? Nature? Nurture? The choices a person makes, including one's intimate relationships? Or is it the complex interplay of all of ... Read full review
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Hillman has written ten books, but he is best known as the inspiration for Thomas Moore's Care of the Soul. Now, for this book on finding one's personal calling, he's getting a big print run himself. Read full review