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Two Reviews of Quantum Psychoanalysis by Gerald Gargiulo

Posted October 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Review of Quantum Psychoanalysis: Essays on Physics, Mind, and Analysis Today, by Gerald J. Gargiulo, Reviewed by John Turtz, Ph.D. in The Psychoanalytic Review vol 103 #5 Oct 2016 pp.719-725.

Click Here to Read: Review of Quantum Psychoanalysis: Essays on Physics, Mind, and Analysis Today, by Gerald J. Gargiulo, Reviewed by Margery Quackenbush.

Preserving German-Jewish Culture

Posted October 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Preserving German-Jewish Culture by Joanne Intrator on her website on
October 13, 2016.

(Dr. William H. Weitzer, Executive Director of the Leo Baeck Institute)

Topeka will always be proud of Menninger’s legacy

Posted October 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Topeka will always be proud of Menninger’s legacy: Menninger reunion is a reminder of our city’s vibrant intellectual history on the Topeka Capital Journal Online website on October 13, 2016.

FILE PHOTO /THE CAPITAL-JOURNAL Dr. Walt Menninger left a lasting legacy.

Adam Hochschild’s Spain in Our Hearts: A deeply felt work on the Spanish Civil War marred by its perspective

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Adam Hochschild’s Spain in Our Hearts: A deeply felt work on the Spanish Civil War marred by its perspective by Emanuele Saccarelli on the World Socialist Web Site on
October 3, 2016.

Adam Hochschild’s Spain in Our Hearts

Who Won’t Be Voting for Trump

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Who Won’t Be Voting for Trump by Eliot Weinberger in the London Review of Books on Vol. 38 No. 20 · 20 October 2016.

Philosophy Thursday: David Albert

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read:   David Albert on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  David Z. Albert on the Columbia University Website.

Click Here to Read and View:  David Albert on the Big Think Website. Read the rest of this post »

Stanford research suggests support for incarceration mirrors whites’ perception of black prison populations

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Stanford research suggests support for incarceration mirrors whites’ perception of black prison populations by Shara Tonn on the Stanford News website on August 6, 2014.

Stanford psychology researchers discovered that when white voters perceive more black Americans in the prison population, they support harsher laws.

Bob Dylan Wins the Nobel Prize in Literature

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Music

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Bob Dylan in 2015. Lester Cohen / WireImage

Click Here to Read: Why Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan Has a Yiddish Soul by Marc Caplan in The Forward on nOctober 15, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Why Bob Dylan’s Songs Are Literature by Craig Morgan Teicher in The New Republic on October 14, 2016/

Click Here to Read:  Bob Dylan Wins the Nobel Prize in Literature by Emma Margolin on the NBC News website on October 13, 2016. Read the rest of this post »

Donald Trump’s Sad, Lonely Life

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Donald Trump’s Sad, Lonely Life by David Brooks in The New York Times on
October 11, 2016.

Donald Trump on his private plane. CreditDamon Winter/The New York Times

The Question of Being and History by Jacques Derrida

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Review of Heidegger: The Question of Being and History by Jacques Derrida Reviewed by Rodolphe Gasché on the Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews website.

Inside Psychology’s ‘Methodological Terrorism’ Debate

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Inside Psychology’s ‘Methodological Terrorism’ Debate By Jesse Singal on the Science of Us website on October 12, 2016.

500,000 elderly people go missing in China every year

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: China

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Click Here to Read:  500,000 elderly people go missing in China every year By James Griffiths and Serenitie Wang on the CNN website on October 12, 2016.

Marija, Past Life, Ember: Facing life, in different ways

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: Marija, Past Life, Ember: Facing life, in different ways By David Walsh on The World Socialist Web Site on October 12, 2016.

A Well-Deserved Sabbath Rest: Three Freud Patriarchs

Posted October 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: Goodnick, B. (1993). A Well-Deserved Sabbath Rest: Three Freud Patriarchs Journal of American Academy of Psychoanalysis 21:107-115.

Jacob Freud

Freud died on Yom Kippur which was September 23 in 1939

Posted October 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

September 23 in 1939 was also the Sabbath  In Jewish tradition it is blessed to die on the Sabbath  To die on a Sabbath which is also Yom Kippur is doubly  blessed  Was Freud who chose the day of his death aware that this was the Jewish tradition?

A personal note:  My earliest lexical memory is reading about the death of Freud in 1939  in the Yiddish Forward  I remembered the picture of a man with a beard.  Several years ago I had the Forward archives searched and found following:
And in English in the Guardian on September 25, 1939
Also see this article:
Click Here for:  Freud Obituary News Article.

Click Here for Freud’s Supposed Immigration to America News Article

Click Here for a News Article on Freud’s Theories.

Picasso and the Perfectly Bearable Likeness of Being

Posted October 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read:  Picasso and the Perfectly Bearable Likeness of Being by Paul Levy on the An Arts Journal Blog website on October 11, 2016.

Woman with Joined Hands (Marie-Thérèse Walter) by Pablo Picasso (Private Collection)

Am I Introverted, or Just Rude?

Posted October 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read: Am I Introverted, or Just Rude? By KJ Dell’Antonia in The New York Times on
September 24, 2016.

Nobel prizes have a history of passing over deserving winners

Posted October 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Nobel prizes have a history of passing over deserving winners byDavid Pratt in the Daily News on October 8, 2016.

Sigmund Freud (HALBERSTADT,MAX)

The Viennese Chicagoan

Posted October 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: The Viennese Chicagoan By Ernest Wolf on the Internatioal Association for Psychoanalytic Self Psychology Psychology of the Self Online website.

Reprinted with permission from Heinz Kohut and the Psychology of the Self, by Allen Siegel, published by Routledge in 1996

Movies Monday: Toronto Film Festival

Posted October 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

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Click Here to Read: How well does filmmaking reflect present-day life? By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on September 27, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Sami Blood from Sweden, Werewolf from Canada, Park from Greece: Society’s cruelty to its youngest members By David Walsh on the World socialist Web Site on October 5, 2016. Read the rest of this post »