PhD 1978, University of Maryland
Professor of HistoryProfile:
Cultural history; 20th-century history; history of the family; psychoanalysis.Recent Publications:
“The Place of Psychoanalysis in the History of the Jews,” Psychoanalysis and History, vol. 8, no. 2, 2006.
"Psychoanalysis and the Spirit of Capitalism,” German translation: Merkur, Spring 2006; French translation: Actuel Marx, Autumn 2006; under consideration by Theory and Society.
Secrets of the Soul: A Social and Cultural History of Psychoanalysis (2004)
“Remembering Norman O. Brown,” Radical Philosophy, No. 118, May-June, 2003, pp. 50-52.
The Polish Peasant in Europe and America: A Classic Work in Immigration History (editor, 1995)
Capitalism, the Family, and Personal Life (1986)
80 Fifth Ave, Room 506Office Hours:
212-229-5376, ext. 3131Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgAwards and Honors:
Visiting Fellow, Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, August, 2005
Robert J. Stoller Foundation Award, 1995 annual prize for the best essay on the subject of psychoanalysis awarded for "Bisexuality and the Ambivalent Legacy of Psychoanalysis."
Affiliated Scholar, Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen, Vienna, July - January, 1995