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Can Major League Baseball Bring China Into the Big Leagues?

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: China

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Click Here to Read:  Can Major League Baseball Bring China Into the Big Leagues? By Tony Dokoupil in Newsweek Magazine on April 15. 2013.

Major League Baseball’s first Chinese training camp, in Wuxi, opened in 2009. Laura Barisonzi

Bullying Starts in Families and Spreads Like Cancer

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Bullying Starts in Families and Spreads Like Cancer By Gerald Sshoenwolf, PH.D. on the Psych Central Website.

Mended By the Muse: Creative Transformations of Trauma

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Review of Mended By the Muse: Creative Transformations of Trauma by Sophia Richman, Reviewed by Christopher Bandini on The New Books in Psychoanalysis Website on October 21, 2014.

The Role of Anxiety in Child & Adolescent Development at CFS

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

The Role of Anxiety in Child & Adolescent Development: A Psychoanalytic Perspective
Panel Presenters: VIRGINIA UNGAR, JAMES HERZOG & MARSHA LEVY-WARREN

November 8th, 2014, Saturday – 9:00am to 4:45pm, Pace University NYC Campus, One Pace Plaza
ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING OF THE CONTEMPORARY FREUDIAN SOCIETY
Co-Sponsored By: PACE UNIVERSITY DOWNTOWN NYC DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Psychoanalysis has led to the creation of a new approach to mental development. Psychoanalytic observations have taught us that since the beginning of life babies experience anxieties and libidinal impulses and also great disappointments while Read the rest of this post »

“The Other Current” with Priscilla Roth at CFS

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

The Third Rita Frankiel Memorial Lecture: “The Other Current”
by Priscilla Roth
Friday November 7, 20147:00-9:00pm
Mt Sinai Medical Center, Hatch Auditorium, Madison Ave @ 100th St

The title of Priscilla Roth’s paper comes from Freud’s discussion of disavowal and refers also to John Steiner’s development of this concept in his description of psychic retreats. It also recalls the Meeting of the Rivers of the Amazon, where the Rio Read the rest of this post »

10 Mind-Altering Philosophy Books from 2014

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  10 Mind-Altering Philosophy Books from 2014 By Jonathon Sturgeon on the Flavor Wire Website on October 14, 2014.

Nobel Prize Winner Patrick Modiano Summons the Shadow-World of Postwar French Jewry

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Nobel Prize Winner Patrick Modiano Summons the Shadow-World of Postwar French Jewry; Born by his own account of ‘the mud of the Occupation,’ the French author remains haunted, like his compatriots, by memory By Clémence Boulouque on the Tablet Website on October 20, 2014.

Patrick Modiano gives a press conference in Paris, on Oct. 9, 2014, following the announcement earlier in the day of his Nobel Literature Prize. (Thomas Samson/AFP/Getty Images)

NASA releases actual recordings from space — and they’re absolutely breathtaking

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read:  NASA releases actual recordings from space — and they’re absolutely breathtaking by Chris Coplan on the Consequences of Sound website on October 20, 2014.

Okhrana: The Paris Operations of the Russian Imperial Police

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

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Click Here to Read: Okhrana: The Paris Operations of the Russian Imperial Police by Ben B. Fischer History Staff Center for the Study of Intelligence on the Central Intelligence Agency Website.

Raleigh publisher rescues important Yiddish tales

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Raleigh publisher rescues important Yiddish tales by Glenn McDonald in the News and Observer on October 18, 2014.

Jacob Dinezon was a best-selling author and central figure in 19th century Yiddish literature.ARCHIVES OF YIVO INSTITUTE FOR JEWISH RESEARCH

 

Why Does Religion Turn Violent? A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Religious Terrorism

Posted October 21st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here To Read;  Why Does Religion Turn Violent? A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Religious Terrorism by James W. Jones on the PsyBC.com website.

NAAP Annual Conference Congratulates Josephine Meckseper

Posted October 21st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Art

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SHAME, GUILT & PREJUDICE:Emerging Possibilities: Thn NAAP Annual Conference Committee
CONGRATULATES!!! Josephine Meckseper
NAAP’S MORNING KEYNOTE ARTIST PRESENTATION
On her commission for the New York TimesT Magazine 10th anniversary issue on newsstands October 19.

Saturday, November 15, 2014
at The Scholastic Center, New York City Read the rest of this post »

The Gary Webb story in Kill the Messenger: Shedding light on CIA criminality and conspiracy

Posted October 21st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: The Gary Webb story in Kill the Messenger: Shedding light on CIA criminality and conspiracy By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Web Site on October 17, 2014.

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Listening with a Psychoanalytic Ear: Does it make a difference? Psychoanalytic case presentation by Elizabeth L. Auchincloss, M.D. at NYPSI

Posted October 21st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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

Saturday, November 1, 2014, 10 am – 12 pm
Listening with a Psychoanalytic Ear: Does it make a difference? Psychoanalytic case presentation by
Elizabeth L. Auchincloss, M.D. Read the rest of this post »

Mental Health Issues Put 34,500 on New York’s No-Guns List

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Mental Health Issues Put 34,500 on New York’s No-Guns List By Anemona Hartocollis in The New York Times on October 19, 2014.

Dr. Mark J. Russ and other mental health experts say the reporting requirement could discourage patients from seeking help. CreditUli Seit for The New York Times

Blowing the Whistle on CIA Torture From Beyond the Grave

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Blowing the Whistle on CIA Torture From Beyond the Grave By Cora Currier, The Intercept on the RSN website on October 17, 20.14

Splashing through the Puddles

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Splashing through the Puddles: Review of The Zone of Interest by Martin Amis, Reviewed by Michael Hofmann in the London Review of Books in the October 23, 2014 Issue.

Why Kids Sext

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Why Kids Sext by Hanna Rosin in The Atlantic Monthly on October 14, 2014.

Psychology Sunday: Sylvia Brody

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

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Click Here to Read:  The Observing Ego by Dr. Sylvia Brody on this website.

Click Here to Read:  Psychoanalytic Theories of Infant Development and its Disturbances: A Critical Evaluation by Sylvia Brody and a letter to Dr. Brody from Charles Brenner on this Website.

Click Here to Read:  Sylvia Brody’s Letter to the Editor of the New York Times on this website.

Click Here to Buy:  Beginning to Grow: Five Studies on IPBooks.net

Click Here to Read:  Other posts from Psychology Sunday on this Website.

How Billionaire Oligarchs Are Becoming Their Own Political Parties

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: How Billionaire Oligarchs Are Becoming Their Own Political Parties By Jim Rutenberg In THe New York Times on October 17, 2014.

Charlie Crist (left) and Rick Scott (right).Credit Photo illustration by Craig Cutler. Crist: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images. Scott: Associated Press. Prop stylist: Randi Brookman Harris.