“La psicología en Cuba: algunas reflexiones sobre su historia” [Psychology in Cuba: Reflections on its History] by Dr. Fernando González Rey (Centro Universitario de Brasilia; Inter-American Psychology Award, 1991; Order “Carlos J. Finlay,” 1995).
The Institute of Caribbean Studies of the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras invites the academic community and the general public to the lecture “La psicología en Cuba: algunas reflexiones sobre su historia” [Psychology in Cuba: Reflections on its History] by Dr. Fernando González Rey (Centro Universitario de Brasilia; Inter-American Psychology Award, 1991; Order “Carlos J. Finlay,” 1995). Dr. Guillermo Bernal (Director, Institute of Psychology Research, UPR-RP) will serve as commentator. The activity will be held on Thursday, October 4, from 1:00 to 3:00pm in the Carmen Rivera de Alvarado Building (CRA 108), School of the Social Sciences, UPR-RP. This lecture will be broadcast LIVE online through the following website: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/cc71***Description: This lecture will provide an overview of the development of psychology in Cuba after the triumph of the Cuban Revolution in 1959. This discussion will center on the following issues: the teaching of psychology in Cuba, its various stages, achievements and challenges, the relationship of the development of Cuban psychology with different moments in Cuban society after the post-revolutionary period, the search for a Marxist psychology, the development of a cultural-historical approach within Cuban psychology, the development of different areas of psychology in Cuba, and its relationship with the development of Latin American psychology.
Dr Humberto Garcia Muniz
Inst of Caribbean Studies
Univ of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras
San Juan, PR 00931
tel. 797-764-0000 x 4212
fax 787-764-5099 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Visit the website at http://iec-ics.uprrp.edu
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