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2014-2015

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Thursday, September 18th, 2014, 4pm

Speaker: Gisele Toassa, Universidade Federal de Goiás, Brazil

Title: Beyond dependency and parochialism: an overview of critical psychologies in Brazil

Location: Endler Conference Room (163), Behavioural Sciences Building, York University

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Thursday, October 2nd, 2014, 8pm

Speaker: Anna Sieben, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany

Title: Gender and sexuality in classic psychological theories

Location: Kisa's

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Thursday, October 16th, 2014, 8pm

Speaker: Ian Parker, University of Leicester, UK

Title: Critical and 'Applied' Psychology: Theoretical Concepts that Question the Disciplinary Community

Location: Elissa Rodkey's

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Thursday, November 20th, 2014, 7pm

Speaker: Dennis Raphael, School of Health Policy & Management, York University

Title: The Potential and Limits of Psychological Analysis of Social Problems: A Personal Journey

Location: Ed Hersch's (28 Burnaby Blvd.)

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Thursday, December 4th, 2014, 8pm

Speaker: Zhipeng Gao, History & Theory of Psychology, York University

Title: Pavlovianism and human sciences in 1950s China

Location: Lisa Held's (27 Walder Ave.)

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Thursday, January 29th, 2015, 8pm

Speaker: Alexandre Sech Jr., Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora, Brazil

Title: William James and Psychical Research: Towards a Radical Science of Mind

Location: Elissa Rodkey's (646 Spadina Ave.)

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Thursday, March 12th, 2015, 8pm

Speaker: Amy Milne-Smith, History, Wilfrid Laurier University

Title: Eccentricity on Trial in mid-Victorian Britain: Courts, Medicine, and Popular Opinion

Location: Michael Pettit's (170 Winona Drive)

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Thursday, March 26th, 2015, 8pm

Speaker: Katie Kilroy-Marac, Anthropology, University of Toronto

Title: Notes on the Emergence of Hoarding as Mental Illness and Public Health Hazard

Location: Ed Hersch's (28 Burnaby Blvd.)

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Thursday, April 16th, 2015, 8pm

Speaker: Ian Davidson, History & Theory of Psychology, York University

Title: "The Era of Skepticism": The Origins of the Five-Factor Model during the Crisis of Traits

Location: Michael Pettit's (170 Winona Drive)

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