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  • 1.The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph From the Frontiers of Science (Book Review)
    Doidge takes the reader by the hand and carefully explains that the brain can and does change throughout life. Contrary to the original belief that after childhood the brain begins a long process of decline, he shows us that our brains have the remarkable power to grow, change, overcome disabilities, learn, recover, and alter the very culture that has the potential to deeply affect human nature.
    Review (January 2011)
  • 2.Freud’s Mexico: Into the Wilds of Psychoanalysis (Book Review)
    This reveals Freud's previously undisclosed connections to a culture and a psychoanalytic tradition not often associated with him.
    Review
  • 3.The Political Brain: The Role of Emotion in Deciding the Fate of the Nation (Book Review)
    Richard Waugaman in his review describes Drew Westen's book as a sustained attack on the devaluation of emotional communication by the Democratic Party.
    Review
  • 4.An Accident of Hope: The Therapy Tapes of Anne Sexton
    A review of the book which studies the Anne Sexton therapy tapes and analyzes her treatment.
    Review
  • 5.Sex On The Couch: What Freud Has to Teach Us About Sex and Gender (Book Review)
    Aan extensive discussion of sexuality in its different forms, both real and imaginary. There are both real and the imaginary forms of sexual differentiation, and the distinction is not always easy to make; but what strikes the reader in Boothby’s book is the description of certain characterizations of how the two sexes differ in their behaviors; sometimes these two aspects of reality look like sketches or even caricatures of what it means to be male or female.
    Review
  • 6.Our Emotional Makeup: Ethnopsychology and Selfhood (Book Review)
    In this work, we are taken on an historical and philosophical journey about how emotions have been theorized and researched in a way that is meant to control and maintain the status quo. Despret has written a convincing text about the exclusion of culture and the continued oppression of certain people throughout time.
    Review
  • 7.The Puerto Rican Syndrome (Book Review)
    This book provides a review of a syndrome that continues to plague the Puerto Rican community, a treatise on Lacan’s applicability with disadvantaged and historically oppressed groups, and a lesson in the social reality of Puerto Ricans in the United States.
    Review (January 2011)
  • 8.A Primer of Transference-Focused Psychotherapy for the Borderline Patient (Book Review)
    The psychotherapy treatment manual universe is not monolithic, and it is a pleasure to review a manual that falls within the group of treatment manuals that view the subjectivity of the therapist as a central ingredient for the soup that is psychotherapy. As one would expect, the latest offering from Otto Kernberg’s group affords a significant amount of space to the topic of countertransference, and provides specific examples illustrating the therapist’s use of their own emotional state in order to guide intervention with borderline patients. This primer of Transference Focused Psychotherapy (TFP) co-written with Frank Yeomans and John Clarkin further reveals that psychodynamic psychotherapy is alive and well, supported by both theory and empirical data.
    Review
  • 9.Stories from the Bog: On Madness, Philosophy, and Psychoanalysis (Contemporary Psychoanalytic Studies) by Patrick B. Kavanaugh (Book Review)
    Marilyn Charles reviews: Stories from the Bog: On Madness, Philosophy, and Psychoanalysis (Contemporary Psychoanalytic Studies) by Patrick B. Kavanaugh.
    Review (December 2012)
  • 10.In Praise of Infidel (Book Review)
    Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s autobiography is the story of a highly intelligent, courageous young woman, contending with widely opposing traditions, at a time of enormous historical transition. It also describes a different culture of childhood and its effects.
    Review
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