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A Library Guide to Jung's Collected Works

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Reference publications: Synchronicity

Jung on Synchronicity

Jung's essays on Sychronicity from the Collected Works:

Additional resources on Synchronicity


Ebooks available from the library:

Book chapters available from the library:


Journal articles available from the library:

Cambray, J. (2019). Enlightenment and individuation: Syncretism, synchronicity and beyond. The Journal of Analytical Psychology, 64(1), 53–72.


Colman, W. (2011). Synchronicity and the Meaning-Making Psyche. Journal of Analytical Psychology, 56(4), 471–491.


Coward, H. (1996). Taoism and Jung: Synchronicity and the Self. Philosophy East and West, 46(4), 477–495. JSTOR.


Davies, P. (1989). Synchronicity in the cosmic blueprint. Psychological Perspectives: A Semiannual Journal of Jungian Thought, 20(1), 55–61.


Fordham, M.(1955). Reflections on the archetypes and synchronicity. Harvest, 2, 14-29

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Hopcke, R. H. (2009). Synchronicity and psychotherapy: Jung’s concept and its use in clinical work. Psychiatric Annals, 39(5), 287–293.


Kime, P. (2019). Synchronicity and meaning. (5), 780–797. Journal of Analytical Psychology, 64 View related video: Dr. Philip Kime on synchronicity.


Lagutina, L. (2021). Meeting the orphan: early relational trauma, synchronicity and the psychoid. Journal of Analytical Psychology, 66(1), 5–27.


Main, R. (2011). Synchronicity and the limits of re-enchantment. International Journal of Jungian Studies, 3(2), 144–158.

       Brill Journals

Main, R. (2014). The cultural significance of synchronicity for Jung and Pauli. The Journal of Analytical Psychology, 59(2), 174–180.


Rensma, R. (2016). Meaningful Mutations: Reflections on the Synchronicity of Evolution.International Journal of Transpersonal Studies, 35(2), 61–74.

       Humanities International Complete

Sacco, R. G. (2021). Synchronicity research: A review, taxonomy, and agenda. International Journal of Jungian Studies, 13(1), 41–68.

       Brill Journals

Lorenz, H. S. (2006). Synchronicity in the 21st Century. Journal of Jungian Scholarly Studies, 2.

       Open Access

Spiegelman, J. M. (2002). Developments in the concept of synchronicity in the analytic relationship and in theory.Quadrant, 32(1), 57-73

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Verene, D. P. (2002). Coincidence, historical repetition, and self-knowledge: Jung, Vico, and Joyce. The Journal of Analytical Psychology, 47(3), 459–478.


Synchronicity: Symbolic Guidance for Individuation

A webinar with Dr. Keiron Le Grice, Core Faculty and Chair of the Jungian and Archetypal Studies specialization of the Depth Psychology program at Pacifica