Archive for the 'Books' Category

Capitalism, Socialism, and Democracy

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Capitalism, Socialism, and Democracy by Joseph A. Schumpeter on the Digamo.free.fr Website.

Lieberman vs. Whitaker

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Lieberman Calls Whitaker “A Menace to Society” on the Mad in America Blog website on April 26, 2015

Click Here to Read:
A Challenge to Dr. Lieberman By Robert Whitaker on the Mad in America Blog website on April 26, 2015.

A Student’s Memoir

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: A Student’s Memoir: a Review of Why Not Say What Happened: A Sentimental Education by Morris Dickstein, Reviewed by Mark Bauerlein on the First Things website in May 2015.

Click Here to Read: The Reformation of Morris Dickstein and other reviews of Why Not Say What Happened: A Sentimental Education on this website.

The Mismeasure of Man by Stephen Jay Gould

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read:   The Mismeasure of Man by Stephen Jay Gould on the selfdefintion.org website.

Click Here to Read: Reflections on Stephen Jay Gould’s The Mismeasure of Man (1981) by John B. Carroll on the Upstream website on June 8, 1999.

Click Here to Read: Scientists Measure the Accuracy of a Racism Claim By Nicholas Wade in The New York Times on June 13, 2011. (more…)

Review of Pretend Ballads by Edward McCrorie, Reviewed by Merle Molofsky

Friday, May 1st, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Review of Pretend Ballads by Edward McCrorie, Reviewed by Merle Molofsky in the Psychoanalytic Review.

Click Here To Purchase:  Pretend Ballads from IPBooks.

The Life of an Unknown Man

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

Andrei Makine

Click Here to Read:  Review of The Life of an Unknown Man by Andreï Makine, Reviewed by Viv Groskop on the Guardian Website on October 23, 2010.

Andrei Makine ‘has the wonderful flavour of a contemporary Chekhov’. Photograph: Getty Images

Two Worlds, One Idea

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Two Worlds, One Idea:  Ten Years of Correspondence between AIUSA Group 11 and Zinovii Krasivskyj, Ukrainian activist and political prisoner of the USSR exiled in Siberia on the Amnesty International Group 11 New York Website.

Writer’s Wednesday: Elie Wiesel

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Elie Wiesel on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Elie Wiesel on the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity Website.

Click Here to Read:  The Story of “Night” by Rachel Donadio in The New York Times on January 20, 2008. (more…)

Anti-Semitism of the 1920’s, 30’s and 40’s

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Anti-Semitism of the 1920’s, 30’s and 40’s on the McMaster University website.

Historian recollects the demons of her own past in ‘The Last Asylum’

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Historian recollects the demons of her own past in ‘The Last Asylum’ By Suzanne Allard Levingston in the Washington Post on April 28,2 015.

Introduction to: Adorno and Horkheimer: Enlightenment and Antisemitism

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Introduction to: Adorno and Horkheimer: Enlightenment and Antisemitism by David Seymour in The Journal of Jewish Studies, vol.li, no.2,autumn 2000.

Eli Sagan 1928-2015

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Eli Sagan

Click Here to Read: Eli Sagan Obituary in The New York Times on April 28, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Eli Sagan on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Eli Sagan, Freud and Morality Letter To the Editor of the New York Times by Dorothy Dinnerstein on June 12, 1988. (more…)

Soviet Spy Noel Field Was a Believer in Stalinist Ideals to the End, Marton Say

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Soviet Spy Noel Field Was a Believer in Stalinist Ideals to the End, Marton Says on The Central European University Website on April 9, 2015.

Premature Birth: The Baby, The Doctor and the Psychoanalyst with Catherine Vanier at Après-Coup

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents

VanierPrenmatureBirthCoverBOOK PRESENTATION
Premature Birth: The Baby, The Doctor and the Psychoanalyst
London, February 2015: Karnac Books,
The Centre for Freudian Analysis and Research Library
Catherine Vanier
Moderator: Paola Mieli
Discussant: Zina Steinberg and Lissa Weinstein

Saturday, May 2, 2015 (more…)

News and Events at YIVO

Monday, April 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: News and Events at YIVO.

‘A Wonderful Life’

Monday, April 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: ‘A Wonderful Life’ Review of Ludwig Wittgenstein: The Duty of Genius by Ray Monk , Reviewed by Stuart Hampshire in the New York Review of Books in the January 31, 1991 issue.

How Rupert Brooke’s War Ended 100 Years Ago

Monday, April 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: How Rupert Brooke’s War Ended 100 Years Ago by Paul Levy on the Plain English Website on April 25, 2015.

Click Here to Read: The role of Australian schools in World War I on this website.

The Psychiatrist, circa 2015: “From Shrink to Pill-pusher”

Monday, April 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  The Psychiatrist, circa 2015: “From Shrink to Pill-pusher”: Review of Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry. By Jeffrey A. Lieberman, with Ogi Ogas, Reviewed by Leon Hoffman.

This article to appear as: Hoffman, L. (2015).  The Psychiatrist, circa 2015: “From Shrink to Pill-pusher.”  Review of Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry By Jeffrey A. Lieberman, with Ogi Ogas.  Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association in a forthcoming issue and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.

A New Website Design at IPBooks.net!

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

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Please visit our new website at IPBooks.net.  It has been redesigned to make it easier to see and use.  Several more interesting titles will be added soon for purchase and are in our coming soon section, including two volumes of Arnold Richards’s collected papers (Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations: Selected Papers of Arnold Richards Volume 1 and Psychoanalysis Perspectives on a Thought Collective: Selected Papers of Arnold Richards Volume 2) The Unknown Freud: Five Plays by Robert Lippmann, Applied Psychoanalysis: Explorations and Excursions,  a volume of the collected papers of by David S. Werman, The Holt Rapaport Correspondence, and Nodal Points: Critical Voices in Contemporary Psychotherapy / Psychoanalysis by Joseph Schachter, M.D., PhD. & Horst Kächele, M.D., PhD.

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The role of Australian schools in World War I

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The role of Australian schools in World War I: Review of Soldier Boys: The Militarisation of Australian and New Zealand Schools for World War I by Maxwell N. Waugh, Reviewed By Margaret Rees and Linda Levin on the World Socialist Web Site on April 25, 2015.