Journal & Book Publications

Webb. R.E. & Rosenbaum, P.J. (2018) Resilience and thinking perpendicularly: A meditation or morning jog. Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, available online:

Rosenbaum, P.J. (2016). How self harmers use the body as an interpretive canvasCulture & Psychology, 22 (1), 128-138.

Rosenbaum, P.J. (2016) Roger Bibace: An interpersonal thinker. In J. Valsiner, M. Watzlawik & A. Kriebel (Eds.) Particulars and universals in clinical and developmental psychology: Critical reflections. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.

Rosenbaum, P.J. & Liebert, H. (2015). Reframing the conversation on college student mental health. Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, 29 (3), 179-176.

Rosenbaum, P.J. (Ed.) (2015). Making Our Ideas Clear: Pragmatism and Psychoanalysis. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishers.

Rosenbaum, P.J. (2015). Harry Stack Sullivan and Charles Sanders Peirce: The impact of early pragmatism on interpersonal psychoanalysis. In P. Rosenbaum (Ed.) Making Our Ideas Clear: Pragmatism and Psychoanlaysis: Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishers. 

Rosenbaum, P.J. (2013). Where is the place for loneliness? A commentary on “Loneliness: An integrative approach”. Journal of Integrated Social Sciences, 3(1), 30-36.

Rosenbaum, P.J. (2013). The role of projective identification in constructing the “Other”: Why do Westerners want to “liberate” Muslim women? Culture & Psychology 19(2), 213-224. DOI:10.1177/1354067X12456719

Rosenbaum, P.J. (2013). Returning to Modernity? A review of Conundrums: A Critique of Contemporary Psychoanalysis. Contemporary Psychoanalysis, 49(1), 113-124. ISBN: 0010-7530

Rosenbaum, P.J. (2012). Blind spots and laziness: Two ways of becoming “stuck”. In S. Salvatore, A. Gennaro, J. Valsiner (Eds.) Making Sense of Infinite Uniqueness. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing, 205-217.

Rosenbaum, P.J. & Valsiner, J. (2011). The un-making of a method: From rating scales to the study of psychological processes. Theory and Psychology 21(1), 47-65.

Rosenbaum, P.J. (2010). Deception in adolescent sexual conduct. Integrative Psychological and Behavioral Sciences, 44(4) 370-380.

Wagoner, B. & Rosenbaum, P.J. (2009). From cellular to human worlds. In R.I. Sokol (Eds.) Relating to Environments: A New Look at Umwelt. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing, (3-23).

Rosenbaum, P.J. (2008). Regulation of the self in the therapeutic environment. A commentary on Morioka’s “Voices of the self”. International Journal for Dialogical Sciences, 3(1), 123-130.

Sokol, R.I.,& Rosenbaum, P.J. (2008). The dynamically changing organism through the lens of evolution and development. In R. Diriwachter, & J. Valsiner, (Eds.) Striving for the Whole: Creating Theoretical Syntheses. NJ: Transaction Publishers.

Sokol. R.I. & Rosenbaum, P.J. (2004). Towards a holistic evolutionary psychology. From Past to Future, 5(1), 76-84.

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