The Psyche on Stage: Individuation Motifs in Shakespeare and Sophocles Edward F. Edinger (Los Angeles)
ISBN 0-919123-94-5. Illustrated. Index. 96 pp. 2001. $25.00
Explores the development of our understanding of the nature of the Self and its relationship to the ego. Traces manifestations of the archetypes of the tragic hero, the sacred marriage and the search for wholeness through a close analysis of Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure and Romeo and Juliet, and two plays by Sophocles, Oedipus the King and Oedipus at Colonus.