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Check Out the New Website Design at IPBooks.net

Posted April 25th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Books

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Please visit our new website at IPBooks.net.  It has been redesigned to make it easier to see and use.  Several more interesting titles will be added soon for purchase and are in our coming soon section, including two volumes of Arnold Richards’s collected papers (Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations: Selected Papers of Arnold Richards Volume 1 and Psychoanalysis Perspectives on a Thought Collective: Selected Papers of Arnold Richards Volume 2) The Unknown Freud: Five Plays by Robert Lippmann, Applied Psychoanalysis: Explorations and Excursions,  a volume of the collected papers of by David S. Werman, The Holt Rapaport Correspondence, and Nodal Points: Critical Voices in Contemporary Psychotherapy / Psychoanalysis by Joseph Schachter, M.D., PhD. & Horst Kächele, M.D., PhD.

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Capital punishment, life & death, LGBT, empathy, fact resistant humans from Sasha Rolde

Posted March 18th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Dear Colleagues:

Adding to our ongoing discussion of torture, violence and killing as we read and listen to last week to Robert J. Lifton, the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the self admitted Boston Marathon bomber, came to an end this week with a death sentence. As it dominated the news here, a discussion of capital punishment is ubiquitous. To me it seems counterintuitive as human beings seems to be waging war on an almost constant basis without much regard to to life and killing many. With this in mind, I will try to find some posts that may be relevant, but perhaps you will find others that appeal to your interests.
As usual I will list may preferences followed by the full menu.
My choices are as follows:

1) The March 2016:***The Courage to Fight Violence Against Women*** COWAP Conference is clearly in forefront of our discussions against violence and I recommend attending it. Read the rest of this post »

Infidelity Lurks in Your Genes

Posted May 24th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Infidelity Lurks in Your Genes by Richard J. Friedman in The New York Times on May 22, 2015.

Memoir recounts days in mental asylum

Posted May 24th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Memoir recounts days in mental asylum, Review of The Last Asylum by Barbara Taylor, Reviewed By Suzanne A. Levingston in the the Washington Post on May 23, 2015.

Psychology Sunday: Wilma Bucci

Posted May 24th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

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Click Here To Read: Wilma Bucci on The Refferencial Process.org website.

Click Here to Read:  An Interview with Wilma Bucci, Ph.D., on Psychoanalysis and Cognitive Science by David Van Nuys, Ph.D. on the Seven Counties Services Website.

Click Here to Read: The Need for a “Psychoanalytic Psychology” in the Cognitive Science Field Wilma Bucci, Ph.D. Adelphi University  Psychoanalytic Psychology 2000, Vol. 17, No 2, 203 224 Copyright 2000 by the Educational Publishing Foundation. Read the rest of this post »

On William James: the father of psychology

Posted May 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: On William James: the father of psychology By Ellis Washington on the Renew of American Website.

Click Here to Read:  Philosophy Thursday: W illiam James on this website.

Ireland Says ‘Yes’ to Marriage Equality

Posted May 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Ireland Says ‘Yes’ to Marriage Equality by Tom Sykes on the Daily Beast website on May 23, 2015.

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Petitioning for Involuntary Hospitalization and The Involuntary Petitioning of Psychoanalysis

Posted May 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  Young – Petitioning for Involuntary Hospitalization and The Involuntary Petitioning of Psychoanalysis  by Linda J. Young, Ph.D. on the Academy for Psychoanalytic Arts Website.

Glimpse of Bronze Age girl’s daily life from hair, clothes

Posted May 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Glimpse of Bronze Age girl’s daily life from hair, clothes By Michael Casey on the CBS NEWS website on May 21, 2015.

A photo of the remains of a Bronze Age high status female found inside an oak-coffin in a monumental burial barrow at Egtved, Denmark. The Egtved Girl’s garments are extremely well preserved and her exceptional wool costume consists of several wool textile pieces as well as a disc-shaped bronze belt plate, symbolizing the sun.
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Jewish refugee who became an eminent cultural historian Peter Gay: June 20th, 1923 – May 12th, 2015

Posted May 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Obituaries

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Click Here to Read: Jewish refugee who became an eminent cultural historian Peter Gay: June 20th, 1923 – May 12th, 2015 on the Irish Times website on May 22, 2015.

Click Here to Read:  Peter Gay, Historian Who Explored Social History of Ideas, Dies at 91 By William Grimes in The New York Times on May 12, 2015.

 

Pope Francis Shown South Florida Holocaust Album

Posted May 22nd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, General News

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Click Here to Read: Pope Francis Shown South Florida Holocaust Album By Ari Odzer on the 6 South Florida News website on May 21, 2015.

Decades after discovering a photo album in her late father’s closet, Shari Unger-Klages showed it to Pope Francis at the Vatican two weeks ago for his blessing

Whether Villains or Martyrs They’re Lions’ Lunch

Posted May 22nd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Plays

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Click here to Read:  Whether Villains or Martyrs They’re Lions’ Lunch by Paul Levy his Plain English blog on May 22, 2015.

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Sigmund Freud + his mother Amalia, 1926

Posted May 22nd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

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Con-Verse-ations: Re-Verse-ing Uni-Verse and Re-Visioning Psychoanalysis as Multi-Verse

Posted May 22nd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: Con-Verse-ations: Re-Verse-ing Uni-Verse and Re-Visioning Psychoanalysis as Multi-Verse by Gloria E. Cruice, Ph.D. on the Academy of Psychoanalytic Arts website.

Boko Haram’s Calculated Campaign of Sexual Violence

Posted May 22nd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Boko Haram’s Calculated Campaign of Sexual Violence By Carol Giacomo in The New York Times on May 20, 2015.

A photographer took 12 stunning pictures to capture how depression and anxiety can feel

Posted May 22nd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

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Click Here to Read:  A photographer took 12 stunning pictures to capture how depression and anxiety can feel curatored by Laura Willard on the Upworthy website.

“War on terror” psychologist gets giant no-bid contract

Posted May 21st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click  Here To Read: “War on terror” psychologist gets giant no-bid contract The Army has handed a $31 million deal to Dr. Martin Seligman, who once blasted academics for “forgetting 9/11″ by Mark Benjamin on the Salon Website October 14, 2010.

Click Here To Read: Release to the public and to Congress, immediately upon its completion, the Hoffman report investigating APA complicity with the Bush administration’s torture program on the Change.org website. Read the rest of this post »

The Culture of Criticism What do we owe the Enlightenment?

Posted May 21st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  The Culture of Criticism What do we owe the Enlightenment? By Jacob Soll on the New Republic Website on May 20th 2015.

The Bush boys: No sibling rivalry, but maybe something deeper

Posted May 21st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  The Bush boys: No sibling rivalry, but maybe something deeper By Peter Wolson on the Rueters news website on May 21, 2015

President George W. Bush (R) bids farewell to his brother, Florida Governor Jeb Bush, as they step off Marine One at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida, May 9, 2006. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Severe Mental Illness Found to Drop in Young, Defying Perceptions

Posted May 21st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Severe Mental Illness Found to Drop in Young, Defying Perceptions By Benedict Carey in The New York Times on MAY 20, 2015.

Dr. Mark Olfson of Columbia University was the lead author of a new study on the rates of childhood mental disorders. CreditSam Hodgson for The New York Times

Release to the public and to Congress, immediately upon its completion, the Hoffman report investigating APA complicity with the Bush administration’s torture program

Posted May 21st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here To Read: Release to the public and to Congress, immediately upon its completion, the Hoffman report investigating APA complicity with the Bush administration’s torture program on the Change.org website.

Yale President Calls on Graduates To Commit to Tikkun Olam

Posted May 21st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click to Read:   Yale President Calls on Graduates To Commit to Tikkun Olam ‘Your purpose in life … is simply this: to improve the world’ By Yair Rosenberg on the Tablet website on May 19, 2015.

Yale University President Peter Salovey addresses graduating seniors, May 16, 2015. (YouTube)