Posts for the “5. Networking & Politics” category

Back to the political battlefield……… where power operates

by Julia Evans on September 21, 2011

Now mental health is not a topic which inspires the population to vote for you.  So how are you going to keep mental health on your parliamentary contacts’ list of (…)

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How Government Action goes wrong…. ‘The report says the department pushed ahead without undertaking basic project approval checks, taking decisions before testing the ideas for feasibility.’

by Julia Evans on September 20, 2011

My comments  and the title are provoked by the report of the Fire service Reorganisation as in the Guardian[i]   From the Guardian report: – Margaret Hodge, the Labour chair (…)

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Freud & Reitler comment on ‘Spring Awakening’: work-in-progress

by Julia Evans on September 19, 2011

Hello, The House that Jack built….. I have now posted Reitler’s and Freud’s comments on Wedekind’s ‘Spring Awakening’ on Lacanian Works. (See below)  Lacan develops Freud’s comments in ‘Spring Awakening’ 1974 (…)

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Witnessing to the humanity of the other is the place where all moral reasoning must begin: The Revd Canon Giles Fraser

by Julia Evans on September 16, 2011

Quote from:  The Revd Canon Giles Fraser, BBC Radio 4, Thought for the Day (16 September 2011)  available here  or here. Further quote: And the way a liberal culture does this, he (…)

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Big Bang ! (LQ 21) : 9th September 2011 : Eric Laurent

by Julia Evans on September 9, 2011

– Written on the anniversary of Jacques Lacan’s death : Jacques Lacan 13 avril 1901 – 9 septembre 1981 & circulated by Lacan Quotidien – Circulated by the New Lacanian School’s (…)

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Laing was rattling the cage of an establishment with vested interests who did not like to be questioned or held to account.

by Julia Evans on September 6, 2011

The title comment is from Bruce Scott[i] .   This comment is extremely important as the UKCP, BPC, BACP, and other members of the New Savoy Partnership  are currently sewing (…)

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Politicians speak: A Lib-Dem position: To inform your action

by Julia Evans on September 5, 2011

Reference 1)  Dr Evan Harris, who is stepping down as Liberal Democrat health spokesman is a qualified hospital doctor. Two quotes (see endnote [i] for reference, probably September 2011, though (…)

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Sadeian power in use: By having its hand on Asia’s water tap, China is therefore acquiring tremendous leverage over its neighbours’ behaviour…

by Julia Evans on August 31, 2011

Quoted from ‘Water is the new weapon in Beijing’s armoury’ by Brahma Chellaney in the Financial Times, August 30th 2011 07:59pm Brahma Chellaney is a professor at the independent Centre (…)

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An historical look at treatments for human conditions of mental distress – are the same parameters still driving treatments?

by Julia Evans on August 24, 2011

In a programme which claims to celebrate the best in British history[i], “Ruby Wax takes a look at some of the grisly techniques that were used on patients inside Victorian (…)

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August 2011 riots: reading the analyses: 24th August 2011: Paul Lewis, James Ball & Josh Halliday comment

by Julia Evans on August 24, 2011

My reason for commenting is to investigate what frameworks the various actors are using on this stage.  I started by commenting on a ft article (Principles based in trust and (…)

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