The mutating preconscious archetype in present-day ecological conditions

  title={The mutating preconscious archetype in present-day ecological conditions},
  author={K. Włoch},
  journal={The American Journal of Psychoanalysis},
  • K. Włoch
  • Published 1990
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The American Journal of Psychoanalysis
Competition is an important force behind evolution in present-day ecological conditions, its intensity varying according to the organisms' expectations vis-à-vis resources available. On the other hand, the role of mutation in the evolutionary process can hardly be underestimated: Leading to the change of the preconsciously functioning archetype, mutation makes it impossible for the ego to realize its image. This is a consequence of the clash between the mutated, preconsciously functioning… Expand

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