Tag: psychology

Sham Diagnosis

...denial of care to a particular group of patients is not the application of some apolitical, medical procedure. It is thoroughly reactionary, and continues the worst traditions of psychiatric care, updated for the neoliberal age.

Resizing Psychology, by Grazyna Zajdow

Mark Furlong's Re-sizing Psychology in Public Policy and the Private Imagination (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)

Reconfiguring Nature, by Alison Caddick

Vale Geoff Sharp, 5 May 1926–7 June 2015

Positive Psychology, by Mark Furlong

In every dream scheme, a slip knot

Surrogate Democracy

"We live in a liberal democratic society in which democracy has come to mean openness to individuals’ personal rights and needs, with virtually no examination of what they might mean" writes Alison Caddick

Just Keep Walking

Shame has become passé, a victim of a culture that views it as an impediment to achieving one's own ends. But at what cost to how we treat others, asks Mark Furlong

Reality TV

Christopher Scanlon