Archive for the 'Books' Category

Badiou and Plato: An Education by Truths

Friday, December 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Badiou and Plato: An Education by Truths by A. J. Bartlett Reviewed by Russell Grigg  on the Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews website.

Human Costs of the Forever Wars, Enough to Fill a Bookshel

Friday, December 26th, 2014

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Click Here To Read: Human Costs of the Forever Wars, Enough to Fill a Bookshelf By Michiko Kakutani in The New York Times on December 25, 2014.

From left, Phil Klay, Kayla Williams, Michael Pitre, Brian Castner, Matt Gallagher and Brandon Willitts. TONY CENICOLA / THE NEW YORK TIMES

Empty Ideas: A Critique of Analytic Philosophy

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Empty Ideas: A Critique of Analytic Philosophy by Peter Unger, Reviewed by Katherine Hawley, University of St Andrews on the University of Notre Dame Website on December 25, 2014.

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The Politics of Demonology

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: The Politics of Demonology by Ben Debney on his website on December 24, 2014.

Freud Gets Marathon Reading Treatment

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Freud Gets Marathon Reading Treatment By Jennifer Schuessler in The New York Times on December 22, 2014.

Happy New Year from IPBooks!

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

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It has been a great year for IPBooks!

Published  in 2014:

The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud by Daniel Benveniste

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The Exploiters by Harvey Kaplan.
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Male Homosexuality, Kindle Edition by Richard Friedman, MD.
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New from IPBooks! The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud by Daniel Benveniste

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

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Click Here to Purchase:  The The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud by Daniel Benveniste on Amazon.com.

Click Here to Read:  The Table of Contents of The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud: Three Generations of Psychoanalysis.

Click Here to Read:  Foreword  by Humberto Nágera to The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud: Three Generations of Psychoanalysis.

Click Here to Read:  Advance Acclaim for The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud: Three Generations of Psychoanalysis.

 

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The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud is a biography of three members of the Freud family in which the central thread is the life and work of W. Ernest Freud, the only Freud grandchild to (more…)

News and Events from YIVO

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Registration still open for YIVO Winter Program on Ashkenazi Civilization — Deadline Extended Through December 31!
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Poets as Smugglers: Sutzkever, Kaczerginski, and How the Remnants of the YIVO Archive Reached New York 

Monday, January 5 | 6:30pm | Location: YIVO Institute YIVO-Bard Winter Program on Ashkenazi Civilization Keynote Address (more…)

The Death Penalty: Vol. I by Jacques Derrida

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   On Cruelty: Review of The Death Penalty: Vol. I by Jacques Derrida, translated by Peggy Kamuf , Reviewed Judith Butler in The London Review of Books, Vol. 36 No. 14 · 17 July 2014 pages 31-33.

IPBooks Catalogue

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

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Published IPBooks

1) Basia Berman: City Within a City
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2) Sylvia Brody: Beginning to Grow: Five Studies
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3) Newell Fischer: Nine Lives: Case Histories Reflecting the Human Condition
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Yiddish Genius in America

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Yiddish Genius in America By Ruth R. Wisse in the Jewish Review of Books in Winter 2015.

Jacob Glatstein. (Courtesy of the Yiddish Book Center.)

 

Polin: A Light Unto the Nations

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Polin: A Light Unto the Nations By David G. Roskies in The Jewish Review of Books in Winter 2015.

Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett before portraits of foreign emperors who ruled Poland. (Courtesy of Arkadiusz Dybel.)

Social Work Saturday: Gertrude and Rubin Blanck

Saturday, December 20th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Gertrude and Rubin Blanck: Their Contributions to the Theory and Practice of Clinical Social Work and to the Body of Psychoanalytic Knowledge by Patsy Turrini, Diana Siskind on the Spionger Link Website on September 19. 2008.

Poets as Smugglers: Sutzkever, Kaczerginski, and How the Remnants of the YIVO Archive Reached New York

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Poets as Smugglers: Sutzkever, Kaczerginski, and How the Remnants of the YIVO Archive Reached New York on January 5, 2015.

Abraham Sutzkever, an unidentified man, and Gershon Abramowicz bringing YIVO materials hidden during the war to a new Jewish museum. Vilna, 1944. YIVO Archives.

 

Marathon reading of Sigmund Freud’s ‘Civilization and its Discontents’ will shed light on human violence

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Marathon reading of Sigmund Freud’s ‘Civilization and its Discontents’ will shed light on human violence: Judson Memorial Church and New Books in Psychoanalysis presents a staging of a seminal work on mankind’s urge to destroy. BY Gersh Kuntzman in the New York Daily News on December 18, 2014.

The reading will take place on January 3, 2014 at 2:30-7 p.m.

Opposition and Resistance in Nazi Germany

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Opposition and Resistance in Nazi Germany by Frank McDonough.

I Want To Live: The memoir of Izrail Agol

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  I Want To Live: The memoir of Izrail Agol By Clara Weiss on the World Socialist Web Site on December 17, 2014.

Great Aspirations of the Iron Age

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Great Aspirations of the Iron Age by James Romm in The New York Review of Books.

The Torture Report

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  The Torture Report by Larry Siems on the OR books website.

W.H. Auden’s Cheeky Tribute to Sigmund Freud

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: W.H. Auden’s Cheeky Tribute to Sigmund Freud by W.H. Auden on the New Republic website on December 16, 2014.