Archive for the 'General News' Category

To Eat, or Not to Eat

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

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Click here to View: To Eat, or Not to Eat BY David Frank om The New York Times on August 11, 2014.

Sophie Scholl and the White Rose

Monday, August 11th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Sophie Scholl and the White Rose by Margie Burns on the International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation website.

Portland’s Jews Celebrate Century of Sephardic Heritage From Izmir to the Pacific Northwest

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Portland’s Jews Celebrate Century of Sephardic Heritage From Izmir to the Pacific Northwest By Martin Rosenberg on the Forward Mobile website on August 7, 2014,

Effort To Preserve Yiddish Works Not ‘Bupkes’

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Effort To Preserve Yiddish Works Not ‘Bupkes’ by Jon Kalish on the NPR Radio website on August 09, 2014.

Visitors look at an exhibit at the National Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Mass.

The Body Politic: Hitler, Paranoia, and “the Jew” in Modern Germany

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  The Body Politic: Hitler, Paranoia, and “the Jew” in Modern Germany by Geoffrey Cocks on the Library of Social Science website.

The Milstein Family Jewish Communal Archive Project

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: The Milstein Family Jewish Communal Archive  Project on the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research website.

Troeltsch in Context

Friday, August 8th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Troeltsch in Context by Constance L. Benson.

This Article originally appeared as Bemson, Constance L. (2002). Troeltsch in Context.  British Journal  of the History of Philosophy 10(4): 653-664 and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.

Note from Brian D’Agustino: Anti-Semitism in American academia has a long history.  Constance L. Benson is a religion scholar who exposed anti-Semitic skeletons in the closet of (more…)

Combat Stress Among Veterans Is Found to Persist Since Vietnam

Friday, August 8th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Combat Stress Among Veterans Is Found to Persist Since Vietnam by Benedict Carey in The New York Times on August 7, 2014.

A veteran visited the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in November. A study funded by the Department of Veterans Affairs tracked post-traumatic stress disorder among veterans of the era. Credit Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Psychology Students Missing Out On Critical Human Rights Lessons, Report Suggests

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Psychology Students Missing Out On Critical Human Rights Lessons, Report Suggests By Sara Bondioli in The Huffington Post on August 06, 2014.

In this photo reviewed by the U.S. military, the sun rises above Camp Delta at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba, in 2013. | Charles Dharapak/ASSOCIATED PRESS

 

 

 

Searching for My Parents’ Past in Vienna

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Searching for My Parents’ Past in Vienna By Edie Jarolim on The Forward Website on August 7, 2014.

Courtesy Jewish Museum Vienna

Open Letter to President Johnson on Vietnam

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Open Letter to President Johnson on Vietnam in the New York Times, Signed by psychoanalysts, on May 29, 1965.

Click Here to Read:  Fifty years since the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution By Patrick Martin on the World Socialist Web Site on August 7, 2014.

Breakthrough using unique therapy for children with autism spectrum disorders

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Breakthrough using unique therapy for children with autism spectrum disorders on the Medical Xpress website on July 18, 2014.
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Look at How We Process Painful Experiences

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Look at How We Process Painful Experiences by Douglas Quenqua in The New York Times in The New York Times on August 4, 2014/

Literature and Psychoanalysis: Reciprocal Insights

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Literature and Psychoanalysis: Reciprocal Insights: Transcript of Panel at The Philoctetes Centeron April 26, 2008.

Here’s The Thing That ‘Lasting Love’ Is Really About

Monday, August 4th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Here’s The Thing That ‘Lasting Love’ Is Really About By Anna North in The New York Times on August 1, 2014.

What Historians Get Wrong About World War I

Monday, August 4th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: What Historians Get Wrong About World War I by Stephen A. Schuker in Time Magazine on Aug. 1, 2014.

Click Here to Read: First World War centenary: how the events of August 2 1914 unfolded on this website

Open Discussions: Translating Angst: Inhibitions and Symptoms in Anglo-American Psychoanalysis by Fernando Castrillón

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Open Discussions: Translating Angst: Inhibitions and Symptoms in Anglo-American Psychoanalysis by Fernando Castrillón in the European Journal of Psychoanalysis

First World War centenary: how the events of August 2 1914 unfolded

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

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Click Here to Read: First World War centenary: how the events of August 2 1914 unfolded By Richard Preston on the Telegraph Website on Aug 2, 2014.

Tsar Nicholas II of Russia and Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany

The Kids Who Beat Autism

Friday, August 1st, 2014

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Click Here to Read: The Kids Who Beat Autism By Ruth Padawer in The New York Times on July 31, 2014.

Mark Macluskie, 16, who is no longer autistic.

Credit Mark Peckmezian for The New York Times        

 

Satire from the Onion: Psychology Comes To Halt As Weary Researchers Say The Mind Cannot Possibly Study Itself

Friday, August 1st, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Psychology Comes To Halt As Weary Researchers Say The Mind Cannot Possibly Study Itself on the Onion website on July 31, 2014.