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PEP-Easy Tip: To save PEP-Easy to the home screen

PEP-Web Tip of the Day

To start PEP-Easy without first opening your browser–just as you would start a mobile app, you can save a shortcut to your home screen.

First, in Chrome or Safari, depending on your platform, open PEP-Easy from pepeasy.pep-web.org. You want to be on the default start screen, so you have a clean workspace.

Then, depending on your mobile device…follow the instructions below:

On IOS:

  1. Tap on the share icon Action navigation bar and tab bar icon
  2. In the bottom list, tap on ‘Add to home screen’
  3. In the “Add to Home” confirmation “bubble”, tap “Add”

On Android:

  1. Tap on the Chrome menu (Vertical Ellipses)
  2. Select “Add to Home Screen” from the menu

 

For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Kirshner, L.A. (1992). Motivation and Explanation. An Essay on Freud's Philosophy of Science. Psychological Issues Monograph 56: By Nigel Mackay, Ph.D. Madison, CT: International Universities Press, Inc., 1989. 254 pp.. Psychoanal Q., 61:262-266.

(1992). Psychoanalytic Quarterly, 61:262-266

Motivation and Explanation. An Essay on Freud's Philosophy of Science. Psychological Issues Monograph 56: By Nigel Mackay, Ph.D. Madison, CT: International Universities Press, Inc., 1989. 254 pp.

Review by:
Lewis A. Kirshner

In this concise and informative monograph on the philosophy of science as applied to psychoanalysis, Nigel Mackay takes up the currently unpopular thesis that psychoanalysis is a science. Arguing that psychoanalysis is above all a theory of motivation, he presents a distilled, cogent reading of Freudian psychology and its underlying principles. Psychoanalytic theory is viewed as a complex set of constructs that function similarly to postulations of inferential processes and entities in natural science.

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