Archive for the 'Books' Category

Broadening Jewish History. Towards a Social History of Ordinary Jews

Sunday, August 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Review of Broadening Jewish History. Towards a Social History of Ordinary Jews by Barbara Armani, Reviewed by Todd Endelman on the Quest: Issues of Contemporary Jewish History in Issue #5: July 2013.

Surviving the Nazis

Sunday, August 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Surviving the Nazis By Peter Fritzche in The New York Times on August 26, 2015.

Illustration by John Gall

Oliver Sacks Dies at 82; Neurologist and Author Explored the Brain’s Quirks

Sunday, August 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read and View: Oliver Sacks Dies at 82; Neurologist and Author Explored the Brain’s Quirks By Gregory Cowles in The New York Times on August 30, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Oliver Sacks, doctor of ‘Awakenings’ and poet laureate of medicine, dies at 82 By Emily Langer in the Washington Post on August 30, 2015.

Click Here to Read and Listen to:  Oliver Sacks, Neurologist and Author Who Explored Music’s Impact on Brain, Dies at 82 By Sophie Varon on the WQXR website on August 30, 2015.
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How the Atheist Son of a Jewish Rabbi Created One of the Greatest Libraries of Socialist Literature

Saturday, August 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: How the Atheist Son of a Jewish Rabbi Created One of the Greatest Libraries of Socialist Literature: Books with Marx’s handwritten notes; volumes annotated by Lenin; newspaper clippings from displaced Yiddish journalistsChimen Abramsky’s book collection had it all By Sasha Abramsky in The Nation on August 27, 2015.

(© Jane and Louise Wilson, courtesy 303 Gallery, New York)

‘In the Mind Fields’ and the renewed emphasis on a mindful approach to mental illness

Saturday, August 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: ‘In the Mind Fields’ and the renewed emphasis on a mindful approach to mental illness by Joshua Kendall in The Los Angeles Times on August 28, 2015.

Author Casey Schwartz. (Pantheon)

IPBooks Titles in Chinese!

Saturday, August 29th, 2015

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The following books from IPBooks have been or will be translated into Chinese:

Beginning to Grow: Five Studies by Sylvia Brody has been published in Chinese.
Click Here to Purchase: Beginning to Grow: Five Studies by Sylvia Brody.

Encounters with Loneliness: Only the Lonely, edited by Arlene Kramer Richards, Lucille Spira, and Arthur A. Lynch in Chinese is in press.
Click Here to Purchase: Encounters with Loneliness: Only the Lonely, edited by Arlene Kramer Richards, Lucille Spira, and Arthur A. Lynch.

Psychoanalysis: Listening to Understand: Selected Papers by Arlene Kramer Richards in Chinese is in press.
Click Here to Purchase:  Psychoanalysis: Listening to Understand: Selected Papers by Arlene Kramer Richards.

Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations Selected  Papers by Arnold Richards, Volume 1 in translation to Chinese is process.  This book will be available soon from IPBooks.net

 

 

Allied in the Fight: Jews, Blacks and the Struggle for Civil Rights

Friday, August 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Allied in the Fight: Jews, Blacks and the Struggle for Civil Rights on view through October 09, 2015 presented by the Center for Jewish History, the American Jewish Historical Society, the Leo Baeck Institute and Yeshiva University Museum.

“Hannah Arendt” and the Glorification of Thinking

Friday, August 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: “Hannah Arendt” and the Glorification of Thinking by Richard Brody in The New Yorker in the May 30, 2013 Issue.

A Brutal American Epic

Thursday, August 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  A Brutal American Epic, Review of Charles Reznikoff’s Testimony: The United States (1885-1915): Recitative, Reviewed by Charles Simic on the New York Review of Books website on August 25, 2015.

Olympian Cotton Mills, Columbia, South Carolina, 1905.  Hulton Archive/Getty Images

 

Yiddish and the Holocaust

Thursday, August 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Yiddish and the Holocaust by Alan Rosen on the In Gebez website on August 25, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Witnessing the death of Yiddish language and culture: Holes in the Doorposts by Arnold Richards.

Rabbi Shlomo Yosef Scheiner’s magnificently calligraphed calendar for the Jewish year 5703, in Hebrew, Polish, and Yiddish.

 

Sandra Buechler on Sullivan at the IPA Boston Congress

Monday, August 24th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Henry Lothane’s Introduction to Sandra Buechler on Sullivan at the IPA Boston Congress.

Click Here to Read: Sandra Buechler’s Presentation on Harry Stack Sullivan IPA Boston Congress, July, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Review of Making a Difference in Patients’ Lives Emotional Experience in the Therapeutic Setting by Sandra Buechler, Reviewed by Henry Lothane. (more…)

Notes on Psychoanalytic Theory and Its Consequences for Technique plus “ Response to Our Respondents”

Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Notes on Psychoanalytic Theory and Its Consequences for Technique plus “ Response to Our Respondents”:  Chapter 18 of Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations Selected Papers of Arnold D. Richards

This article was originally published as: Richards, A.D. & Richards, A.K. (1995). Notes on Psychoanalytic Theory and Its Consequences for Technique plus “ Response to Our Respondents” Journal of Clinical Psychoanalysis 4:429–456  and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.

The Lady Vanishes

Friday, August 21st, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  The Lady Vanishes By Michael Z. Jody in the East Hampton Start on August 20, 2015.

Overview of Archives at YIVO Institute for Jewish Research

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Overview of Archives at YIVO Institute for Jewish Research on the YIVO website.

“Jesus H. (as in, Hasidic) Christ!”

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  “Jesus H. (as in, Hasidic) Christ!” – By Allan Nadler on the Marginalia website on August 18, 2015.

What About Me?: The Struggle for Identity in a Market-Based Society

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: What About Me?: The Struggle for Identity in a Market-Based Society by Paul Verhaeghe reviewed by Anna Fishzon on August 18, 2015.

Coming Soon: 3 Volumes of Arnold Richards’s Selected Papers

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

lil'Richardsvol1Cover1CoverVolume2CoverVolume3Click Here To Read:  Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations: Selected Papers by Arnold Richards Volume I.

Click Here to Read: Psychoanalysis: Perspectives on a Thought Collective More Selected Papers by Arnold Richards.

Click Here to Read: The Paripatetic Psychoanalyst: Selected Papers Volume 3 by Arnold D. Richards

Oliver Sacks: My Periodic Table

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Oliver Sacks: My Periodic Table by Oliver Sacks in The New York Times on July 24, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Oliver Sacks: Sabbath by Oliver Sacks in The New York Times on August 14, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Oliver Sacks, who has taught us so much, now teaches us the art of dying by Ranjana Srivastava on the Guardian website on July 25, 2015.

Click Here to Read: ‘On the Move,’ by Oliver Sacks, Reviewed By Andrew Solomon in The New York Times on May 11, 2015. (more…)

Introducing psychoanalysis

Friday, August 14th, 2015

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href=”http://blog.oup.com/2015/08/psychoanalysis-daniel-pick/” target=”_blank”>Click Here to Listen To: Introducing psychoanalysis: Podcast by Daniel Pick August 14, 2015.

Hate and Love in Psychoanalytic Institutes by Jurgen Reeder

Friday, August 14th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Review of Hate and Love in Psychoanalytic Institutes by Jurgen Reeder, Reviewed By: Jane Hall LCSW,in the Divison/Review Psychoanalysis Vol. XXVII, 1 (Winter 2007), pp. 60-61.