Click Here to Read: Of Recent Interest: Nothing Personal, Just Business: A Guided Journey Into Organizatonal Darkness by Howard F. Stein on the Ernest Beeker Website on April 1, 20013.
Archive for December, 2013
Click Here to Read: “Inside Llewyn Davis”: What’s In a Name? By Neal Spira on his A Deeper Look Blog on the Chicago Now blogs on January 31, 2013.
Bob Dylan and Dave Van Ronk, photo by Jim Marshall (detail) from the Mayor of MacDougal Street, Da Capo (2005).
Click Here to Read: Viewing Where the Internet Goes By John Markoff in The New York Times on December 30, 2013.
Click Here to Read: In the Human Brain, Size Really Isn’t Everything By Carl Zimmer in The New York Times on December 26, 2013.
Click Here to Read: The Importance of the Afterlife. Seriously By Samuel Scheffler in The New York Times on September 21, 2013.
Click Here to Read: The Principles of Caricature by E. H. Gombrich, (with Ernst Kris) British. Journal of Medical Psychology, Vol. 17, 1938, pp.319-42 [Trapp no.1938A.1] on the Grombrich Archive website.
E. H. Gombrich
Click Here to Read: Her Dynasty: Jung Chang’s ‘Empress Dowager Cixi’ By Orville Schell in The New York Times on October 25, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Empress Dowager Cixi by Jung Chang, review. The fatal charm of China’s unsung empress has beguiled even her biograph By James Owen on the Telegraph website on October 11, 2013.
Click Here to Read: The 100 best novels: No 15 – David Copperfield by Charles Dickens (1850): David Copperfield marked the point at which Dickens became the great entertainer and also laid the foundations for his later, darker masterpieces by Robert McCrum on the Guardian website on December 28, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Sexual Differentiation of Childhood Play: A Contemporary Psychoanalytic Perspective by Richard C. Friedman & Jennifer I. Downey from the Archives of Sexual Behavior, December 2013.
Richard C. Friedman Jennifer Downey
Click Here to Read: Tracking Ocean Debris in IPRC Climate, vol. 8, no. 2, 2008.
Click Here to Read: Comments on Psychoanalysis and the Art of Misery by Chloe Madanes on the Had Enough Therapy? blog on December 29, 2013.
Click Here to Read: A.D.H.D. Experts Re-evaluate Study’s Zeal for Drugs By Allan Sschwarz on December 29, 2013.
Stephen Hinshaw, a University of California, Berkeley, researcher in an influential 1990s study, said skills training should be a priority in A.D.H.D. cases
Click Here to Read: Medicare to Cover More Mental Health Costs By Judith Graham in The New York Times on December 27, 2013.
Click Here to Read: New Wave Yiddish Music Star Releases Latest CD at YIVO on January 15, 2014, at 7pm at the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research (15 West 16th Street, NY, NY).
NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
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Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 8 – 10 p.m.
Psychotherapy and fMRI with Anna Buchheim, Ph.D.
Click Here to Read: Émile Durkheim on Wikipedia.
Click Here to Read: Durkheim’s classic contribution on The Anomie Tradition Explaining Rates of Deviant Behavior Adapted from pp. 68-75 of James D. Orcutt, Analyzing Deviance, Dorsey Press, 1983.
Click Here to Read: Durkheim and Anomie by Chad M. Gesser on the Social Lens website on March 4, 2010.
Click Here to Read: Brainlike Computers, Learning From Experience By John Markoff in The New York Times on December 28, 2013.
Kwabena Boahen holding a biologically inspired processor attached to a robotic arm in a laboratory at Stanford University.
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Click Here to Read: Essay: The Arab Uprisings and Self-Determination – The Missed Opportunity on the Karl ReMarks blog on December 16, 2013.
For the last post before the New Year, there are several special treats on the international psychoanalysis website, which I list as my picks for the week. Thankfully, the world news seem to be relatively less eventful, and this being a holiday week I hope that you have more time to read, enjoy, and comment on the posts.
Here are my choices:
1) First of all, I just pre-registered for the Symposium 2014 at Mount Sinai Medical center in NYC and urge you to do likewise. Please read the Description and Program in the Announcements.
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