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The Life of Pi: In a lifeboat alone with a tiger

Posted December 15th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies




Click Here to Read: .The Life of Pi: In a lifeboat alone with a tiger By David Walsh  on the World Socialist Web Site on December 15, 2012.

 

Michael Bloomberg: Gun Control Needs ‘Immediate Action’ From Obama In Wake Of School Shooting

Posted December 15th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  Michael Bloomberg: Gun Control Needs ‘Immediate Action’ From Obama In Wake Of School Shooting by Sabrina Saddiqui in December 14, 2012.

Can Neuroscience Predict Human Behavior?

Posted December 15th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Click Here to Read: Can Neuroscience Predict Human Behavior?  by Judith G. Edersheim, J.D., M.D. Written with Justin T. Baker, M.D., Ph.D., and Bruce H. Price, M.D. in the Huffington Post on December 14, 2012.

Judith Edersheim

Psychoanalysis, Analytic Institutes and the Influence of the European Unconscious With Jonathan Sklar at AIP

Posted December 15th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
OF THE KAREN HORNEY PSYCHOANALYTIC CENTER
Established in 1941
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065
(212) 838-8044 — www.aipnyc.org — aipkh@aol.com
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Our Work Continues
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SCIENTIFIC MEETING

Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 8:00 PM, Jonathan Sklar, M.D.

PSYCHOANALYSIS, ANALYTIC INSTITUTES AND THE INFLUENCE OF THE EUROPEAN UNCONSCIOUS Read the rest of this post »

Male-Male Competition Panel at the Helix center

Posted December 14th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

Click Here to Read and View:  The Inaugural Series: Male-Male Competition: Globalization, War, and Violence at the Helix Center on Saturday, October 27th,  2012 at 2:30 – 4:30 PM.

R. Brian Ferguson
Professor of Anthropology, Rutgers University-Newark

In Defense of Sandler’s “Hallelujah”

Posted December 14th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Music

Click Here to Read View:  In Defense of Sandler’s “Hallelujah” The comic wasn’t butchering Leonard Cohen’s classic. He was rescuing it By Liel leibovitz on the Tablet website on December 13, 2012.

Click Here to Listen:  Leonard Cohen singing his song Hellelujah on YouTube.

The Master

Posted December 14th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

Click Here to Read: The Master: a perversion of psychoanalysis incited by the compulsion to repeat by Aaron Balick on his Mind Work blog on December 12, 2012

Lincoln, Mahler, Freud, and “compassion fatigue” from Sasha Rolde at InternationalPsychoanalysis.net

Posted December 14th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Dear Colleagues,

The international psychoanalysis website this week, as previously, reflects the world issues as well as informs us of current events and advances in our field. As previously, The Books and the Science News categories attracted me with especially interesting topics.

I will list some post that have caught my interest, avoid previously posted announcements and encourage you to peruse the rest of the post on the website.

1) An interesting program with Fred Bush presenting Ego Psychology in the Analytic Encounter at IPTAR is surely one not to miss.   This meeting already happened, but is worth reading about.
Click Here to Read This Article: Read the rest of this post »

Special Report: Thirty-Three Dead By Yale Kramer

Posted December 14th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Controversial

Special Report
Thirty-Three Dead
By Yale Kramer
Published 4/27/2007 12:08:17 AM
Many years ago — before the sixties, when activist reformers discovered the notion that mentally ill patients were an oppressed people, like Negroes (as blacks preferred to be called then), women, and homosexuals (as gay men were identified then), and decided that they must be set free from their sadistic doctors and nurses (deinstitutionalized) in order to become independent (homeless) — I was a resident physician studying psychiatry at Bellevue Psychiatric Hospital.

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Sigmund Freud and Melanie Klein: You Get the Picture

Posted December 13th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

Click Here to Read: Sigmund Freud and Melanie Klein: You Get the Picture by Daniel Benveniste.

This article originally appeared as:

Benveniste, D. (2012). Sigmund Freud and Melanie Klein: You get the picture. Selected Facts: Newsletter of the Northwestern Psychoanalytic Society. October 2012 and appears here with all requisite rights and permission.

 

Sigmund Freud and King Tutankhamun

Posted December 13th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

Click Here to Read:  Sigmund Freud and King Tutankhamun by Daniel Benveniste, Ph.D.

This article originally appeared as:

Benveniste, D. (2012). Sigmund Freud and King Tutankhamun. The Alliance Forum: The Newsletter of the Northwest Alliance for Psychoanalytic Study Spring 2012 and appears here with all requisite rights and permission.

 

The IPA News Bulletin for December 2012

Posted December 13th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Click Here to Read: The IPA News Bulletin for December 2012.

Fukushima Radiation: Japan Irradiates the West Coast of North America

Posted December 13th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News






Click Here to Read:  Fukushima Radiation: Japan Irradiates the West Coast of North America by George Washington on September 19, 2012.

HSBC’s record $1.9bn fine preferable to prosecution, US authorities insist

Posted December 13th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Business and Finance

Click Here to Read:  HSBC’s record $1.9bn fine preferable to prosecution, US authorities insist.  Officials defend decision not to prosecute in money-laundering case despite HSBC’s ‘blatant failure’ to implement controls  Dominic Rushe in New York and Jill Treanor in London guardian.co.uk on the gaurdian.co.uk website on  December 11 , 2012.

Assistant attorney general Lanny Breuer said taking away HSBC’s US banking licence could have cost thousands of jobs. Photograph: Richard Drew/AP

Neurofeminism and Anne Jaap Jacobson

Posted December 12th, 2012 by Cindy Nielsen
Categories: Books

 

 

Click here to read “Neurofeminism and Anne Jaap Jacobson” by neuroanth from PLOS.com on December 11, 2012.

A Photographic Commentary on the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe

Posted December 12th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

A Photographic Commentary on the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe” in “The Power of Witnessing”, eds. Nancy R. Goodman and
Marilyn B. Meyers.

Click Here to View:  Photograph 1.

Click Here to View:  Photograph 2.

Click Here to View:  Photograph 3.

Creative writers and analytic listening by Fred Griffin

Posted December 11th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers









Click Here to Read: Listening like a Writer: What Creative Writers Can Teach Us about the Psychoanalytic Process by Fred Griffin. This paper is previously unpublished.

The DSM’s Controversial Update

Posted December 11th, 2012 by Cindy Nielsen
Categories: Editorials

 

Click here to read “The DSM’s Controversial Update” by Kent Sepkowitz from The Daily Beast on December 10, 2012.

Pushing back on the DSM’s controversial update.

Understanding How Children Develop Empathy

Posted December 11th, 2012 by Cindy Nielsen
Categories: Science News

 

 

Click here to read “Understanding How Children Develop Empathy” by Perri Klass, M.D. from The New York Times on December 10, 2012.

The Psychology of Women

Posted December 11th, 2012 by Cindy Nielsen
Categories: Audio/Video

 

Click here to read or watch “The Psychology of Women” from Richard Heffner’s Open Mind with special guest Ethel Person on June 6, 1984, via THIRTEEN.