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  • 1.Review of "Psychological Testing" by Anne Anastasi
    A 1954 review of this volume described it as a consideration of the principles of psychological testing, which employs examples of tests of general classification, aptitude and achievement, and ends with measures of personality characteristics ranging from inventories through projective techniques and situational tests.
    Review
  • 2.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)
  • 3.The Age of Insight: The Quest to Understand the Unconscious in Art, Mind, and Brain, from Vienna 1900 to the Present
    Mark Stafford offers a review of this book which references the dynamic level of exchange between science and art in Vienna, and the insight contemporary neuroscientists have about the relation of the brain to the psychic experience.
    Review
  • 4.The Power of Witnessing: Reflections, Reverberations, and Traces of the Holocaust
    Batya Monder reviews a collection of essays edited by Nancy Goodman and Marilyn Meyers on the functions and power of witnessing in relation to collective trauma with a particular focus on the history of the Holocaust.
    Review
  • 5.Lacan, envers et contre tout (Book Review)
    The reviewer weighs the historic significance and relevancy of Lacan’s teaching.
    Review (January 2012)
  • 6.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)
  • 7.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
  • 8.Eigen in Seoul: Madness and Murder & Flames Fom the Unconscious: Trauma, Madness, and Faith (Book Review)
    This book outlines the author's encounter with colleagues in Seoul, Korea, discussing meditations on psychoanalysis that have the simplicity and depth, passion and compassion of conversations that reach across continents, generations, cultures.
    Review
  • 9.The Weight of the Proper Name (Book Review)
    The author demonstrates that the secondary education project promoted by the monks during a period of fifty years, from 1920 to 1970, was unrealisticly given the opposition by regulatory authorities, or the Catholic Committee of the Council of Public Instruction.
    Review
  • 10.First Do No Harm (Book Review)
    Stephen Hartman reviews an edited collection of papers from an international group of writers, representing a deeply important set of issues and problems regarding psychology's and psychoanalysis' relation to militarism and warmaking.
    Review (January 2011)
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