Archive for the 'Books' Category

Henry Lothane’s Letter to New York Times on Banality of Evil

Saturday, April 21st, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Henry Lothane’s Letter to New York Times on Banality of Evil.  This letter was unpublished.

Click Here to Read:  Hannah Arendt on Loneliness as the Common Ground for Terror and How Tyrannical Regimes Use Isolation as a Weapon of Oppression by Maria Popova on the Brain Pickings website on December 20, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Reflections on Violence by Hannah Arendt in the New York Review of Books on July 11, 2013.

Click Here to Read: Hannah Arnedt on Philosophy Thursday on this website.

Click Here to Read: Lonely Thinking: Hannah Arendt on Film on this website (more…)

Scene from Freud in Rome: It Takes a Little Courage by Robert L. Lippman

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Having lost his way, his Italian brethren are unkind and scornful of Freud. ACT I, SCENE 2. Freud in Rome: It Takes a Little Courage by Robert L. Lippman.

Click Here to Purchase:  The Unknown Freud: Five Plays and Five Essays by Robert L. Lippman.

 

New From IPBooks: Sinatra: The Swinging Narcissist by Harvey Kaplan

Monday, April 16th, 2018

(Plus Free-Book Offer!)

 

Click Here to Purchase:  Sinatra: The Swinging Narcissist by Harvey Kaplan

Click Here to Purchase:  The Exploiters by Harvey Kaplan

Click Here to Purchase:  Saving Beauty: A Memoir of Love, Healing and Multiple Sclerosis by Harvey Kaplan

If you order The Swinging Narcissist, we will send you one of the author’s other two books for free.  If interested, please contact Psypsa@aol.com

From the Introduction:

How is this book different from other books that have been written about Sinatra?

Frank Sinatra was one of the most spectacular figures of the twentieth century. There are more books and articles written about him that would attest to his popularity. He could be seen as one of the greatest entertainer, performer and singer that has ever lived. I do not intend to follow the story of his life but rather address some issues or strategies that brought him to the top. (more…)

New from IPBooks.net: A Path with No Name: A Collection of Poetry and Paintings by Mali Mann

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Click Here to Purchase:  A Path with No Name: A Collection of Poetry and Paintings by Mali Mann,

Praise for A Path with No Name: A Collection of Poetry and Paintings by Mali Mann

Impressive in the range of their subjects,forms,and moods,Mann’s poems leave a lasting mark on the readers’ senses!
Salman Akhtar , author of  Blood and Ink (more…)

Has the English Translation of “Pharaoh’s Heart Was Hardened” Been Wrong All Along?

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Click Here to Read: Has the English Translation of “Pharaoh’s Heart Was Hardened” Been Wrong All Along? Figuring out the right way to characterize Pharaoh’s heart bt Plologos on the Mosaic website on April 11, 2018.

Statue of pharaoh Khafre (Khefren), probably from Memphis, now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo. Height: 77cm, alabaster with traces of polychrome.
Date:20 August 1992 Photo by Juan R. Lazaro. Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Moses, Murder, and the Jewish Psyche

Monday, April 9th, 2018

Click Here to Read: Moses, Murder, and the Jewish Psyche By Lawrence J. Kaplan in the Jewish Review of Book in the Spring 2018 Issue.

Click Here to Read:  Freud’s Need Not to Believe by Arnold Richards.

Telling the Whole Truth: Albert Memmi

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Click Here to Read:   Telling the Whole Truth: Albert Memmi By Daniel Gordon in the Jewish Review of Books in Spring 2018.

Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science: An excellent new book examines pseudoscience in 22 essays by prominent scientists from various fields on the by Harriet Hall on the Science Based Medicine website on April 3, 2018.

Italian Book #2: ‘Ernesto’ by Umberto Saba

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

Click Here to Read:   Italian Book #2: ‘Ernesto’ by Umberto Saba Reviewed by Cecilia Lazzareschi on the Italics Magazine website on March 4, 2018.

The Death Drive Revisited: On Olivier Roy’s “Jihad and Death”

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Click Here to Read:  The Death Drive Revisited: On Olivier Roy’s “Jihad and Death” By Suzanne Schneider on the LA Review of Books website on April 2, 2018.

John Cacioppo, Who Studied Effects of Loneliness, Is Dead at 66

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Click Here to Read:   John Cacioppo, Who Studied Effects of Loneliness, Is Dead at 66 By Sam Roberts in the New York Times on March 26, 2018.

Click Here to Purchase:  Encounters with Loneliness: Only the Lonely edited by Arlene Kramer Richards, Lucille Spira and Arthur A. Lynch on IPBooks.net

Kurt R. Eissler and the Sigmund Freud Archives

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

Click Here to Read: Kurt R. Eissler and the Sigmund Freud Archives by Jennifer Gavin on the Library of Congress blog on February 9, 2017

IPBooks submitted for ABAPsa Prize and Gradiva Award Winners

Sunday, March 25th, 2018

IPBooks Gradiva Award Winners:

2013: Encounters with Loneliness:  Only the Lonely Edited by Arlene Kramer Richards,  Lucille Spira and Arthur A. Lynch

2016: Quantum Psychoanalysis by Gerald J. Gargiulo.

List of the IPBooks titles submitted for the ABAPsa Book Prize:

Psychoanalytic Reflections: Training and Practice  by Sandra Buechler

Not Knowing Knowing Not Knowing: Festschrift in Honor of Shmuel Ehlich, Edited  By Mira Erlich-Ginor

The Selected Papers of Arnold Goldberg, MD with Forward and Introduction by Gavin Mullen (more…)

Itzik Manger’s Forgotten Biblical Fantasies

Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Click Here to Read: Itzik Manger’s Forgotten Biblical Fantasies on the Mosaic website on March 23, 2018.

Freud celebrated in new anthology of poetry

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Book review: Freud celebrated in new anthology of poetry By Colin Harrington in The Berkshire Eagle on March 16, 2018.

Click Here to Purchase:   Climate of Opinion: Sigmund Freud in Poetry Edited and with an Introduction by Irene Willis.

The Climate Swerve: Reflections on Mind, Hope, and Survival by Robert Jay Lifton

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

Click Here to Read:   The Climate Swerve Reflections on Mind, Hope, and Survival by Robert Jay Lifton on the New Press website.

Jack and Kerry Kelly Novick on Freedom to Choose at CFS

Monday, March 5th, 2018

Save the Date: Friday, May 18, 2018: 8:00-10:00pm: Mt. Sinai’s Goldwurm Auditorium

The Contemporary Freudian Society will honor Jack and Kerry Kelly Novick for their contributions to our profession, focusing on the latest: FREEDOM TO CHOOSE: TWO SYSTEMS OF SELF-REGULATION IPBooks $25

Kimberly Kleinman and Donna Roth Smith
will be joining the panel for an evening of play

Jane Hall, Chair
The NY Scientific Program Committee

Psychoanalytic Literary Theory and the Hebrew Bible

Monday, March 5th, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click Here to Read:  Psychoanalytic Literary Theory and the Hebrew Bible |by Ilona Rashkow on the AJS Perspectives in the Spring 2015 Issue.

Cover of Freud’s Hemmung, Symptom, und Angst [Inhibitions, Symptoms, and Anxiety]. (Internationaler Psychoanalytischer Verlag, 1926).

Special: Two Books by Daniel Benveniste from IPBooks at 20% off

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Click Here to Purchase:  The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud by Daniel Benveniste for $44.20, which is 20% off  the regular price.

Click Here to Purchase:  Anna Freud in the Hampstead Clinic: Letters from Anna Freud to Humberto Nágera edited by DanielBenveniste for $28.00, which is 20% off the regular price.

To purchase both books for $67.68, or 25% off, please call 718-728-7416 or email Psypsa@aol.com.

 

 

 

Review of Quantum Psychoanalysis by Gerald J. Gargiulo

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Quantum Psychoanalysis: Essays on Physics, Mind, and Analysis Today by Gerald J. Gargiulo Reviewed By Christopher S. Rigling.

Click Here to Purchase:  Quantum Psychoanalysis: Essays on Physics, Mind, and Analysis Today by Gerald Gargiulo on IPBooks.net