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Yung-Yidish digitized

Posted September 19th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Yung-Yidish digitized on the Stanford University Libraries website.

Neuroscience May Help Us Understand Financial Bubbles

Posted September 19th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Neuroscience May Help Us Understand Financial Bubbles New research published in the journal Neuron suggests that market bubbles are in fact driven by a biological impulse to try to predict how others behave By Will de Freitas on the POPSCI  website on September 18, 2013.

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Attachment and Separation-Individuation with Anni Bergman at MITPP

Posted September 19th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

MITPP

The Metropolitan Institute for Training in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy,
The Metropolitan Center for Mental Health and
The Metropolitan Society of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists

Invite you to a Scientific Meeting
Friday, October 25, 2013 – 8:00 P.M.

Attachment and Separation-Individuation:
Two Ways of Looking at the Mother-Infant Relationship
Presenter: Anni Bergman, Ph.D. Read the rest of this post »

Please Explain: Yiddish

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

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Click Here to Listen To:   Please Explain: Yiddish with Jonathan Brent and Eddy Portnoy on the Leonard Lopate show on the WNYC website on September 13, 2013.

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WCSPP Graduation 2013

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read:  WCSPP Graduation 2013 on Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. at Crabtreeʼs Kittle House, Chappaqua, New York.

Teaching in favelas: a new approach to schooling children from slums

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Teaching in favelas: a new approach to schooling children from slums by Jo Griffin on the Guardian Website on September 17, 2013.

Yvonne Bezerra de Mello has developed a new teaching technique to help children from impoverished favelas in Brazil. Photograph: Alamy

Spectacular Bond: Reaching the Child with Autism

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Spectacular Bond: Reaching the Child with Autism on the Herald Online website on September 17, 2013.

A Map for the Future of Neuroscience

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read:  A Map for the Future of Neuroscience Posted by Gary Marcus on The New Yorker website on September 17, 2013.

Tune in for Danny Kaye: A look at the early years of the famed tummler

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Movies

DannyKaye2In a visit with film historian Bruce Lawton, we learn about the early work of Danny Kaye – from his first appearances on stages in the Borscht Belt to his screen debut in four little known ‘two-reelers’. Lawton will be presenting his multi-media presentation “Meet Nikolai Nikolaevich!…The Not Yet ‘Re-Fined’ Danny Kaye!” at the Yiddish Book Center on September 29, 2013.
Click Here to Listen to: The interview with Bruce Lawton.

Steven Zipperstein Appointed First Jacob Kronhill Visiting Scholar at YIVO

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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PRESS NEWS: For immediate release

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011
Contact: Suzanne Leon, Director of Development
sleon@yivo.cjh.org
917-606-8227

NEW YORK, NY (September 17, 2013) – The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research is pleased to announce the appointment of the first Jacob Kronhill Visiting Scholar, Dr. Steven Zipperstein, Daniel E. Koshland Professor in Jewish Culture and History at Stanford University.   Read the rest of this post »

Marville’s Vanished Paris

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Photography

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Click Here to Read:  Marville’s Vanished Paris by Luc Sante in The New York Review of Books on September 17. 2013.

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Charles Marville: Sky Study, Paris, 1856–1857

It Captures Your Mind

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Business and Finance

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Click Here to Read:  It Captures Your Mind: Review of Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much by Sendhil Mullainathan and Eldar Shafir Reviewed by Cass R. Sunstein on the New York Review of Books website and in the September 26, 2013 issue.

Tablet Magazine’s list of 101 Great Jewish Books

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Tablet Magazine’s list of 101 Great Jewish Books on the Tablet Magazine website.

Naming Genocide: The Legacy of Lemkin at CJH

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Naming Genocide: The Legacy of Lemkin
Panel Discussion
“Sovereignty cannot be conceived as the right to kill innocent people.” —Raphael Lemkin

How can we define genocide? How is the concept of genocide interpreted in discussions of the Holocaust, the Armenian genocide, Rwanda, and other devastating events such as those in Cambodia, Darfur and the former Yugoslavia? And what about Syria? Read the rest of this post »

Banning a Pseudo-Therapy

Posted September 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  Banning a Pseudo-Therapy By The Editorial  Board of the New York Times on September 7, 2013.

What Psychotherapists Need to Know with Gunsberg at CFS

Posted September 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Contemporary Freudian Society
NY Division–Scientific Program

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013
8:30 – 10:00 pm
The Culture Center
410 Columbus Avenue (between 79th & 80th)
Admission is free.

What Psychotherapists Need to Know
about the Phenomenon of Parental Alienation Read the rest of this post »

Attachment and Psychoanalysis: Theory, Research, and Clinical Implications by Morris N. Eagle

Posted September 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Review of  Attachment and Psychoanalysis: Theory, Research, and Clinical Implications by Morris N. Eagle,  Reviewed by Rudy Oldeschulte on the Metapsychology Reviews website on September 17, 2013.

Agency and Surrender in the Analytic Process with Jeremy Safran at AIP

Posted September 17th, 2013 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, October 3, 2013 at 8:00 PM
Jeremy Safran:
AGENCY & SURRENDER IN THE ANALYTIC PROCESS Read the rest of this post »

The Seductive Allure of Neuroscience and the Science of Persuasion

Posted September 16th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read:  The Seductive Allure of Neuroscience and the Science of Persuasion By Jay Van Bavel and Dominic Packer in The Scientific American on September 16, 2013.

Caring for a Mind in Crisis

Posted September 16th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Caring for a Mind in Crisis by Pauline W. Chen in The New York Times on September 12, 2013.