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Civilization and its Discontents by Sigmund Freud

Posted August 10th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

CivilizationandItsDiscontents

Click Here to Read: Civilization and its Discontents by Sigmund Freud on the Freud quotes website.

August Poetry Monday: Rhina P. Espaillat

Posted August 10th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Poetry

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Click Here to Read: Called to Order: How We’re Wired to See, Hear, Think and Create in Form By Rhina P. Espaillat on the Mass Poetry Website.

Movies Monday: Gone with the Wind

Posted August 10th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

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Click Here to Read:  Gone with the Wind on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Gone with the Wind reviewed by Roger Ebert on the RogerEbert.com on June 21, 1998.

Click Here to Read: Gone With the Wind (1939): THE SCREEN IN REVIEW; David Selznick’s ‘Gone With the Wind’ Has Its Long-Awaited Premiere at Astor and Capitol, Recalling Civil War and Plantation Days of South–Seen as Treating Book With Great Fidelity By Frank S. Nugent in The New York Times on December 20, 1939. Read the rest of this post »

The Riegner Cable, and the Knowing Failure of the West to Act During the Shoah

Posted August 10th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

The Riegner Cable

Click Here to Read:  The Riegner Cable, and the Knowing Failure of the West to Act During the Shoah:  When and how did authentic information about the Holocaust first become known? By Walter Laqueur on the Tablet Website on August 10, 2015.

Life’s Stories: How you arrange the plot points of your life into a narrative can shape who you are—and is a fundamental part of being human

Posted August 10th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Life’s Stories: How you arrange the plot points of your life into a narrative can shape who you are—and is a fundamental part of being human by Julie Beck in The Atlantic Monthly on August 10, 2015.

Widespread Child Sexual Abuse Case Rocks Pakistan

Posted August 10th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Widespread Child Sexual Abuse Case Rocks Pakistan By Waqar Gillani and Salman Masood In The New York Times on August 9, 2015.

Children who are said to have been abused hid their faces while their mothers were interviewed by a journalist in their village in Punjab Province on Sunday.

James Risen: In Sharp Break from Past, APA Set to Vote on Barring Psychologists from Interrogations

Posted August 10th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: APA Ethics and Torture, Audio/Video

JamesRisenClick Here to Read and View:  James Risen: In Sharp Break from Past, APA Set to Vote on Barring Psychologists from Interrogations on the Democracy Now website on August 7, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Psychology Group Votes To Ban Members From Taking Part In Interrogations by Dena Temple-Raston on the NPR website on August 7, 2015. Read the rest of this post »

The New Science of Mind

Posted August 10th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read:  The New Science of Mind by Eric R. Kandel in The New York Times on September 6, 2013.

Hank Paulson Wants China to Save the Planet

Posted August 9th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: China

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Click Here to Read: Hank Paulson Wants China to Save the Planet on the Bloomberg Business website on August 6, 2015.

Pinggu Party Secretary Zhang Jifu. Photographer: Luo/Paulson Institute via Bloomberg

Psychology Sunday: Clark L. Hull

Posted August 9th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

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Click Here to Read:   Clark L. Hull on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Clark Hull (1884 – 1952) Compiled by Jana Schrock (May 1999) on the Muskingom.edu website.

Click Here to Read: Clark L. Hull Biography Educator, Scholar, Psychologist (1884–1952) on the Biography Website.

Click Here to Read: Hull’s Theory on the IntroPsych.com website. Read the rest of this post »

These Six Rebel Psychologists Just Won A Long War Against Torture

Posted August 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: APA Ethics and Torture, Audio/Video

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Click Here to Read and View: These Six Rebel Psychologists Just Won A Long War Against Torture: They were ridiculed and sidelined by the leadership of the American Psychological Association, which they accused of complicity in human rights abuses. When the association voted to ban psychologists from these activities on Friday, the rebels scored an improbable — and emotional — victory by Peter Aldhous on the BuzzFeed website on August 7, 2015.

Jean Maria Arrigo Peter Aldhous for BuzzFeed News

Shackling of Children

Posted August 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Letters To Editors

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Click Here to Read: Shackling of Children Letters to the Editor of The New York Times on August. 7, 2015.

A Stronger Web of Care for the Mentally Ill in New York

Posted August 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: A Stronger Web of Care for the Mentally Ill in New York By The Editorial Board in The New York Times on August 7, 2015.

A homeless person sleeps on the steps of a church in Brooklyn Heights. CreditEarl Wilson/The New York Times

Psychologists Approve Ban on Role in National Security Interrogations

Posted August 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: APA Ethics and Torture

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Click Here to Read: Psychologists Approve Ban on Role in National Security Interrogations By James Risen in The New York Times on August 7, 2015.

The Washington headquarters of the American Psychological Association, the nation’s largest association of psychologists. STEPHEN CROWLEY / THE NEW YORK TIMES

Kids Who Die by Langston Hughes, Narrated by Danny Glover

Posted August 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

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Click Here to Listen To:  Kids Who Die by Langston Hughes, Narrated by Danny Glover on the Color of Change.org website.

Two Articles by Daniel Boyarin

Posted August 7th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here To Read: Freud’s Baby, Fleiss’s Maybe: Homophobia, Anti-Semitism and the Invention of Oedipus by Daniel Boyarin.

Click Here to Read: Introduction: Foucault’s The History of Sexuality: The Fourth Volume, or, A Field Left Fallow for Others to Till by Daniel Boyarin  and Elizabeth A. Castelli in  Journal of the History of Sexuality, Vol. 10, Nos. 3/4, July/October 2001

American Psychological Association Resolution on Torture

Posted August 7th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: APA Ethics and Torture

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Click Here to Read: American Psychological Association Resolution on Torture.

Fashion and Psychoanalysis: Styling the Self

Posted August 7th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Review of: Fashion and Psychoanalysis: Styling the Self by Alison Bancroft Reviewed by Anna Fishzon on August 7, 2015.

Medical Privacy under Threat in the Age of Big Data

Posted August 7th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, General News

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Click Here to Read: 02 2015 Health Privacy Summit Deanna Fei posted by Deborah Peel on YouTube.

Click Here to Read:  Medical Privacy under Threat in the Age of Big Data by Farai Chideya on The Intercept website on August 6 2015.

Review: ‘We Believe the Children,’ on Child Abuse Hysteria in the 1980s

Posted August 7th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

We Believe the Children

Click Here to Read: Review of : ‘We Believe the Children,’ on Child Abuse Hysteria in the 1980s By Mark Oppenheimer in The New York Times on August 6, 2015.