Category Archives: 2013 Archives

Narratives, Self-Transformation, and Healing

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 Robyn Fivush and Chikako Ozawa-de Silva In the third CMBC lunch in three weeks, Robyn Fivush (Psychology, Emory University) and Chikako Ozawa-de Silva (Anthropology, Emory University) offered differing, albeit complementary, perspectives on the role that telling … Continue reading

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Unsavory Emotions and their Developmental Roots

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 Laura Otis and Philippe Rochat In the first CMBC lunch of the 2013 fall semester, Laura Otis (English, Emory University) and Philippe Rochat (Psychology, Emory University) discussed some of our “unsavory” emotions from literary, physiological, developmental, … Continue reading

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Is there a Place for Cognitive Style in Contemporary Psychology and Neuroscience? Issues in Definition and Conceptualization

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 Maria Kozhevnikov The second CMBC lunch talk of the semester featured a presentation by Dr. Maria Kozhevnikov (Radiology, Harvard School of Medicine; Psychology, National University of Singapore), who has been a visiting scholar of the CMBC … Continue reading

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Is Racism a Psychopathology?

Friday, December 6, 2013 Sander Gilman In the third and final CMBC lunch talk of the 2013 fall semester, Dr. Sander Gilman (Graduate Institute of Liberal Arts, Emory) treated participants to an engaging presentation on the interconnected history of racism … Continue reading

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Hearing Voices in California, Chenai, and Accra

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 Tanya Luhrmann The second CMBC lunch of Spring 2013 was a bit unusual in that it featured only one speaker.  Tanya Luhrmann (Anthropology, Stanford University), known for her work on modern-day witches, evangelical Christians, and psychiatrists, shared … Continue reading

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Perspectives on the 2012 Presidential Election

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 Alan Abramowitz and Drew Westen In the first CMBC lunch of the 2013 Spring semester, Alan Abramowitz (Political Science, Emory University) and Drew Westen (Psychology, Emory University) offered contrasting analyses of the results of the 2012 … Continue reading

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