Archive for the 'Books' Category

Eleanor Roosevelt and Fiorello La Guardia battling over how to protect Americans

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Eleanor Roosevelt and Fiorello La Guardia battling over how to protect Americans By Dina Temple-Raston in the Washington Post on June 30, 2016.

Defenseless Under the Night: The Roosevelt Years and the Origins of Homeland Security” by Matthew Dallek (Oxford Univ. )

Coming soon from IPBooks: On The Pleasure of Owning Persons: The Hidden Face of American Slavery by Volney Gay

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: On The Pleasures of Owning Persons: The Hidden Face of  American Slavery by Volney Gay on IPBooks.net

And more from Volney Gay on this website:

Click Here to Read: Yearning for the Angry Father: Donald Trump by Volney Gay on the Huffington Post Website on December 14, 2015.

Click Here to Read: ISIS Atrocities: Inducing Conviction by Volney Gay on the Huffington Post website on December 7, 2015. (more…)

A Stark Nuclear Warning

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: A Stark Nuclear Warning, Review of My Journey at the Nuclear Brink by William J. Perry, with a foreword by George P. Shultz, Review by Jerry Brown in The New York Review of Books in the July 14, 2016 Issue.

Coming Soon from IPBooks: A Brief Introduction to Sigmund Freud’s Psychoanalysis and His Enduring Legacy by Sander Abend

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: A Brief Introduction to Sigmund Freud’s Psychoanalysis and His Enduring Legacy by Sander Abend on IPBooks.net

Click Here to Read: Foreword to A Brief Introduction to Sigmund Freud’s Psychoanalysis and His Enduring Legacy by Sander Abend written by Owen Renik.

 

New from IPBooks: What Survives: A Novel by Phyllis Skoy

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read about And Purchase:  What Survives: A Novel by Phyllis Skoy on IPBooks.net

The Carlat Psychiatry Report: Psychoanalysis in Modern Psychiatry

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

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View the latest issue of The Carlat Psychiatry Report:
Psychoanalysis in Modern Psychiatry

 

New Issue:
Psychoanalysis in Modern Psychiatry
Volume 14, Issue 6, June 2016

Some of you might be surprised to see an entire issue of The Carlat Psychiatry Report devoted to psychoanalysis. Do psychiatrists still practice it? Does it actually work? (more…)

The ethics of Primo Levi

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The ethics of Primo Levi, Review of The Complete Works of Primo Levi, Translated by Ann Goldstein et al reviewed by Ian Thomson in the Times Literary Supplement on June 15, 2016.

Click Here to Read: The Collected Works of Primo Levi, Edited by Ann Goldstein (REVIEW) in the Algemeiner on February 1, 2015.

Click Here to Read:  Writer’s Wednesday: Primo Levi on this website.

Primo Levi, 1981, by Sergio del Grande © Sergio del Grande/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images

The Imperialism of Western Guilt

Monday, June 20th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The Imperialism of Western Guilt: Bernard Lewis is the rare Western intellectual who doesn’t view non-Western peoples as too inept to make their own mistakes, let alone pay for them on the Mosaic website on June 20, 2016.

Bernard Lewis in 2006. Ron Bull/Toronto Star via Getty Images.

Yiddish language and Ashkenazic Jews

Saturday, June 18th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Yiddish language and Ashkenazic Jews: A perspective from culture, language and literature by Marion Aptroot in Genome Biology and Evolution Advance Access published June 11, 2016.

Coming Soon from IPbooks

Sunday, June 12th, 2016
IPBooks
Sander Abend  A Brief Introduction to Sigmund Freud’s Psychoanalysis And His Enduring Legacy
Sheldon Bach Chimeras and Other Writings
Volney Gay  The Pleasure of Owning Persons
Helen Gediman Building Bridges: Selected Papers of Helen K. Gediman
Arnold Goldberg The Selected Papers of Arnold Goldberg, MD

(more…)

Mario J. Pabon’s Website

Friday, June 10th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  The website of Mario J. Pabon, Author of Justifiable Evil.

Click Here to Purchase: Justifiable Evil by Mario J. Pabon on IPBooks.net

A new biography of Diane Arbus

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: A new biography of Diane Arbus by Anthony Lane in the New Yorker on June 6 & 13, 2016 Issue.

Arbus at the “New Documents” show at the Museum of Modern Art, in 1967.PHOTOGRAPH BY DAN BUDNIK

Kathleen Kennedy kicks over the traces

Monday, June 6th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Kathleen Kennedy kicks over the traces: JFK’s charming, rebellious younger sister defied her parents and captivated the English aristocracy. Two biographies, by Paula Byrne and Barbara Leaming, show how it all ended in tragedy by Paul Levy on the Spectator website in June 10`6.

How Diane Arbus Became ‘Arbus’

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: How Diane Arbus Became ‘Arbus’ by Arthur Lubow in The New York Times on May 26, 2016.

Twin Books on the Genome, Far From Identical

Saturday, May 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Review: Twin Books on the Genome, Far From Identical by Agigail Zuger in The New York Times on May 19, 2016

‘Unforbidden Pleasures,’ by Adam Phillips

Friday, May 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  ‘Unforbidden Pleasures,’ by Adam Phillips, Reviewed by Mark O.Connell in The New York Times on May 20, 2016.

‘A Million Questions’ From Descendants of Slaves Sold to Aid Georgetown

Friday, May 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: ‘A Million Questions’ From Descendants of Slaves Sold to Aid Georgetown By Rachel L. Swarns and Sona Patel in The New York Times on May 20, 2016.

The great-grandfather of Rochell Sanders Prater was a slave sold by Jesuit priests to help keep Georgetown University afloat. She shared family photos, including one of her grandmother’s house. Her father is in the photo at right, wearing glasses. CreditAndrew Spear for The New York Times

Click Here to Read: Coming Soon from IPbooks:  The Pleasure of Owning Persons by Volney Gay.

The Collaboration and the Jewish Question

Monday, May 16th, 2016

 

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Click Here to Read: The Collaboration and the Jewish Question: Review of La Collaboration Vichy Paris  Berlin 1940-1945 Thomas Fontaine & Denis Peschanski, eds.Reviewed By David James Fisher, Ph.D.

Cruel Intentions: From the written letter to online commentary, the fine art of literary hate mail endures

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Cruel Intentions: From the written letter to online commentary, the fine art of literary hate mail endures by William Giraldi in The New Republic on May 9, 2016.
Photographs by Cara Barer

Slavery in Recent American Films: “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter”

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Slavery in Recent American Films: “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” by Volney Gay on the Huffington Post Religion website on May 9, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Coming Soon on IPBooks.net:  On the Pleasures of Owning Persons: the Hidden Face of American Slavery by Volney Gay.