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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During the social distress and democratic idealism of the thirties and forties — the
Great Depression , the New Deal , the war effort — Judy Garland lived Hollywood
. She did join in , but did she grow down ? She contributed to the American ...
Not only did General Omar Bradley shift the American armies toward southern
Germany to deal with this delusion of wolf power , but , to Stalin ' s astonishment ,
Allied commanders let his troops take Berlin . Without condemning the actual wolf
century mainly turns on snobbish appraisals of mediocrity , and this tradition can
catch up anyone attempting to deal with the theme . Whatever the circumstances
the genius has put you into , the fact of individuality defends the soul against all ...
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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
The soul's code: in search of character and callingUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
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