Archive for March, 2015

After Germanwings Crash, Testing of Pilots’ Mental Health in Spotlight

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: After Germanwings Crash, Testing of Pilots’ Mental Health in Spotlight by Erik Ortiz and Alastair Jamieson on the NBC News Website on March 27, 2015,

A Photographer’s Eye For Tragedy And Hope In ‘Salt Of The Earth’

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: A Photographer’s Eye For Tragedy And Hope In ‘Salt Of The Earth’ on the NPR website on March 27, 201

Leon Levin Psychoanalytic Film Series

Friday, March 27th, 2015

LeonLevin

Click Here to Read: Leon Levin Psychoanalytic Film Series at the Baltimore-Washington Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis.

Germanwings Was Brought Down by the Bomb in Andreas Lubitz’s Brain

Friday, March 27th, 2015

GermanWingsPilot

Click Here to Read: Germanwings Was Brought Down by the Bomb in Andreas Lubitz’s Brain on March 27, 2015.

Erasmus Hall High School

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Erasmus Hall High School on the nycago.org website.

Inside the Warsaw Ghetto: Summer 1941

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Inside the Warsaw Ghetto: Summer 1941 on the Dangerous Minds Website on March 26, 2015.

The Drama of Henrietta Schnitzer

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  The Drama of Henrietta Schnitzer By Chana Pollack on the Forward website on March 26, 2015.

Do look down! The world’s most STUNNING panoramic landscapes as you have never seen them before

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Do look down! The world’s most STUNNING panoramic landscapes as you have never seen them before By Becky Pemberton in the Daily Mail on March 22, 2015.

Mad, sad or bad: The psychology of murder-suicide

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Mad, sad or bad: The psychology of murder-suicide on the Expatia website on March 26, 2015.

The Shock of the Pretty: James Meek writes about ‘Mad Men’

Friday, March 27th, 2015

Madmen

Click Here to Read:  The Shock of the Pretty: James Meek writes about ‘Mad Men’ in the London Times in the April 9, 2015 Issue.

Betty Draper and Don Draper, with their children, in season three of ‘Mad Men’.

New NIMH strategic plan aims to focus, accelerate mental health research

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: New NIMH strategic plan aims to focus, accelerate mental health research on the National Institutes of Health Website on March 26, 2015

2015 is already the year of the health-care hack — and it’s only going to get worse

Friday, March 27th, 2015

HealthCareHack

Click Here to Read: 2015 is already the year of the health-care hack — and it’s only going to get worse by Andrea Peterson in the Washington Post on March 20, 2015.

(Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

How people use “common knowledge” to coordinate their actions

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: How people use “common knowledge” to coordinate their actions on the Medical Xpress Website on March 23, 2015.

Steven Pinker

On The Passing of Fred Sander (from IPBooks)

Friday, March 27th, 2015

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by Lawrence L. Schwartz

In honor of the passing of Fred Sander, one IPBooks’ first and favorite authors, We would like to again feature his book, Created in Our Own Images.com.

My own personal contact with Fred spanned the better part of a year in 2010 as the production manager and typesetter for this book. I found him always to be warm, enthusiastic, and welcoming with a fun-loving spirit, and open to discussing ideas as we shared several articles and links along the way–and some long phone conversations–whether relating tangentially to the book, or at times just for fun.

This book brought to light a long-forgotten comedy by W.S. Gilbert (of Gilbert & Sullivan fame) not published or produced since 1898, namely . . .

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Interview with Morris Dickstein

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Interview with Morris Dickstein author of Why Not Say What Happened: A Sentimental Education on the Whole Megillal website on March 25, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Lured by Literature on this website.

Click Here to Read: Benjamin Balint’s Running Commentary on this website.

Click Here to Read: The Zionist Dream in the Poconos on this website.

Lord Freud: the man who saved the welfare system Despite Labour’s attempts to have him fired, the welfare minister is a model public servant

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Lord Freud: the man who saved the welfare system Despite Labour’s attempts to have him fired, the welfare minister is a model public servant by Peter Osborne on the Spectator website on March 28, 2015.

Philosophy Thursday: Gottlob Frege

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Gottlob Frege on Wikiepdia.

Click Here to Read: Gottlob Frege on the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website.

Click Here to Read: Frege’s Anti-Psychologism and the Problem of the Objectivity of Knowledge by Dimitri Constant on the iwm website.

Click Here to Read: A Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Gottlob Frege By Guillermo E. Rosado Haddoc on the Google Books website. (more…)

Burn us at the stake: Comments on a Commentary by Edward Shorter

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Eric-Plakun

Click Here to Read: Burn us at the stake: Comments on a Commentary by Edward Shorter by Eric M. Plakun, MD, DLFAPA, FACPsych on the Austen Riggs website on March 26, 2015.

Mind, Remind Me: Experience, Generate Comparisons, Interpret by Merle Molofsky

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Mind, Remind Me: Experience, Generate Comparisons, Interpret by Merle Molofsky from Symposium 2015: Brain, Mind and Body at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai Medical Center on March 21, 2015.

Beauty and the Ideal with Arlene Kramer Richards at AIP

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Established by Karen Horney in 1941
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065
(212) 838-8044 — aipkh@aol.com
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SCIENTIFIC MEETING
Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 8:00 PM
This Meeting is Chaired by the Candidates of the AIP
Dr. Arlene Kramer Richards:
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