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New York City radio drive collects 2,500 musical instruments for public school students

Posted April 14th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music

music instruments

Click Here to Read:  New York City radio drive collects 2,500 musical instruments for public school students By Fred Mazelis on The World Socialist Web Site on April 14, 2014.

Cosmos reboot falls short of the mark

Posted April 14th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here To Read:  Cosmos reboot falls short of the mark By Bryan Dyne on the World Socialist Web Site on  April 14, 2014.

Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

More on P. Roth, CIA Torture Program, Heroin & mental health in the Army from Sasha Rolde on IP.net

Posted April 13th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Dear Colleagues,

given the charged global political atmosphere whether in Ukraine, where geography is destiny, Boston and it’s marathon remembrances, fatal shootings at Fort Hood or stabbings at high schools, a lost airplane seems to be losing significance and people are almost afraid to breathe the air or drink the water. To get away from from all the bad news, the international psychoanalytic website takes a more contemplative and philosophical Read the rest of this post »

Psychology Sunday: Gordon Allport

Posted April 13th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday, Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read:  Gordon Allport on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Was Gordon Allport a Trait Theorist? by David C. Zuroff of McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Click Here to Read:  Why should we care about Gordon Allport? A talk given at the March 14th, 2001 Allport Award Dinner to the St. Olaf Psychology Department Faculty and Students By Chuck Huff.

Raising a Moral Child

Posted April 13th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Raising a Moral Child By Adam Grant in The New York Times on April 11, 2014.

Meeting the Needs of the Power Structure

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Meeting the Needs of the Power Structure By Bruce E. Levinon the Occupy Times website. 

Incorporation of psychoanalytic treatment into the world of evidence-based care with Barbara Milrod at NYPSI

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY, 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 8 – 10:00 PM

The Kupferstein Memorial Award Committee of the
New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute
presents its 2nd Leon Kupferstein Memorial Award for
Innovation in Psychoanalysis

Barbara Milrod, M.D. who will speak on
Incorporation of psychoanalytic treatment into the world of evidence-based care Read the rest of this post »

Tragic Trends in the Treatment of Addictive Illness

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Tragic Trends in the Treatment of Addictive Illness by By Edward J. Khantzian, MD in The Psychiatric News on March 18, 2014.

‘Mad Men’ Season 7: Anxiety rides the red-eye

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

MadMen


Click Here to Read:  ‘Mad Men’ Season 7: Anxiety rides the red-eye by By Hank Stuever in The Washington Post on  April 11, 2014.

Frank Ockenfels n3/ AMC

MH370 and the black box of the mind

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  MH370 and the black box of the mind  Psychoanalyst Josh Cohen on the flight recorder as a potent image of our helpless relationship to the world and to ourselves by Josh Cohen on the Guardian website on April 11, 2014.

Heartbleed: How and Why to Change Your Passwords Today

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, General News

HeartBleed

Click Here to Read:  Heartbleed: How and Why to Change Your Passwords Today by Geoffrey A. Fowler  in The Wall Street Journal on April 9, 2014.

You know how you’ve been meaning to update your passwords? Today’s really the day to do it.

How to Buy Warhol, Degas and Renoir on the Cheap

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

ARTCHEAP

Click Here to Read:  How to Buy Warhol, Degas and Renoir on the Cheap One sign of the overheated art market is the growing appetite for minor works by major artists—But are all these etchings and doodles authentic?  By Ellen Gamerman in The Wall Street Journal on April 11, 2014.

Demand is on the rise for lower-priced works from the art world’s biggest names, from Pierre-Auguste Renoir to Pablo Picasso. A color etching by Joan Miró, pictured, sold for $4,250 last year. Swann Auction Galleries

Ai Weiwei’s Spring: Three Shows on Two Continents

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read:  Ai Weiwei’s Spring: Three Shows on Two Continents
The artist is seeing his work mounted in museums in Berlin and New York and at a gallery in London by Mary M. Lane in the Wall Street Journal on April 10, 2014.

Ai Weiwei is seeing his work mounted in museums in Berlin and New York and at a gallery in London. Ai Weiwei Studio/Brooklyn Museum

Intersection

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Intersectrion

Click Here to Read:  Intersection: Quarterly Newsletter of the Institute for Social Psychohistory.

The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Plays

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Click Here to Read:   The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem: The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye.  Jeremy Dauber’s biography looks at how Fiddler on the Roof came to represent the ultimate Americanisation of Jewish culture,  Reviewed by J. Hoberman on the Guardian website on April 11, 2014,

Henry Goodman as Tevye at the Savoy theatre in 2007. Photograph: Tristram Kenton for the Guardian

A Debut Symphony That Embraced The World

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Music

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Click Here to Read and Listen to:  A Debut Symphony That Embraced The World by Marin Alsop  on the NPR website on April 12, 2014.

Gustav Mahler wanted each of his symphonies to contain a world of emotions and ideas.

Idea of New Attention Disorder Spurs Research, and Debate

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Idea of New Attention Disorder Spurs Research, and Debate by Alan Schwarz in The New York Times on April 11, 2014.

Keith McBurnett, a scientist, said, “We haven’t even agreed on the symptom list” for sluggish cognitive tempo. Credit Jason Henry for The New York Times

Titles from IPBooks

Posted April 11th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized
IPBooks
Click on the link below each book’s title to order it from the IPBooks.net web site.
(Pick up them up in  Chicago at the APsaA meetings and pay no shipping charges We will refund to you the $5 shipping that is on the website if you pick your books up in Chicago at the June APsaA Meeting).
Brody, Sylvia: Beginning to Grow: Five Studies
http://www.ipbooks.net/2010/08/hello-world/

Senate Report Confirms Ethical Breaches of Health Professionals in CIA Torture Program

Posted April 11th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

PHR


Click Here to Read:   Senate Report Confirms Ethical Breaches of Health Professionals in CIA Torture Program PHR Calls for Public Reckoning on U.S. Violations of the Convention Against Torture on the Physicians for Human Rights website on April 11, 2014.

A concert of twentieth century masterworks by Britten, Bartók and Shostakovich

Posted April 11th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music

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Click Here to Read:  A concert of twentieth century masterworks by Britten, Bartók and Shostakovich By Fred Mazelis on the World Socialist Website on April 11, 2014.

Benjamin Britten, 1968