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  • Bounded Rationality: Taking Another Look

    Bounded Rationality: Taking Another Look

    "It is maintained that even through bounded rationality provides a modified critique of "pure" rationality, this concept is grounded in male-centered assumptions that exclude alternative modes of organizing."

  • Dehumanizing Social Sciences

    Dehumanizing Social Sciences

    "Highlighting the inherent error and mindlessness of neuroscience and neurobiology without the countervailing and necessary tension of contemporary psychoanalytic theory..." --Michael A. Diamond

  • The Social Brain Hypothesis

    The Social Brain Hypothesis

    "Ingold's lecture provides background about how we think of the mind and brain as social, including a critique of what Robin Dunbar proposes: big brains to manage the information needed to live in social groups, including being able to calculate what others are doing, and making sure that social relations advance our own evolutionary ends."

  • Metaphorical Processes, Organizing, and Theorizing

    Metaphorical Processes, Organizing, and Theorizing

    "Within the movement from science as reflecting the world objectively to science as containing metaphor-based experiential categories, psychoanalysis could tum out to be the flagship by exploring metaphor in its alive, temporal dimension within individuals seeking to increase creativity."