Publications & Resources — Other Writings & Published Work

Michael J. Diamond, Ph.D.Below is a listing of published books, chapters, journal articles, and book reviews that have been written by Dr. Michael J. Diamond. Contact Dr. Diamond to request copies or reprints of published articles or chapters for a nominal charge. Note that the publications in pdf. format may be downloaded.

Men, Masculinity and Fathering
Psychoanalysis, Psychoanalytic Technique, and Psychotherapy
Altered States of Consciousness, Hypnosis and Hypnotically-Informed Psychotherapy
Group Process, Group Therapy, and Outcome
Social, Community and Applied Psychology

 

Men, Masculinity and Fathering

Books

Diamond, M.J. (2007). My Father Before Me: How Fathers and Sons Influence Each Other Throughout Their Lives. New York: W.W. Norton and Company.
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Shapiro, J.L., Diamond, M.J., & Greenberg, M. (1995). Becoming A Father: Social, Developmental, and Clinical Perspectives. NY: Springer. Winner, American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award, 1996.

Book Chapters

Diamond, M.J. (1995). The emergence of the father as the watchful protector of the mother-infant dyad. In J.L. Shapiro, M.J. Diamond, & M. Greenberg's (Eds.), Becoming a Father: Social, Developmental, and Clinical Perspectives. NY: Springer, pp. 243-252.

Shapiro, J.L., Diamond, M.J., & Greenberg, M. (1995). Introduction. In J.L. Shapiro, M.J. Diamond, & M. Greenberg's (Eds.) Becoming a Father: Social, Developmental, and Clinical Perspectives. NY: Springer, pp. 3-14.

Diamond, M.J. (1987/1995). Becoming a father: A psychoanalytic perspective on the forgotten parent. In R.M. Friedman & L. Lerner's, Eds., Toward a New Psychology of Men: Psychoanalytic and Social Perspectives, NY: Guilford Press, 1987; and in J.L. Shapiro, M.J. Diamond, & M. Greenberg's, Eds., Becoming a Father: Social, Developmental, and Clinical Perspectives, NY: Springer, 1995, pp. 268-285.
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Journal Articles

Diamond, M.J. (2006). Masculinity unraveled: The roots of male gender identity and the shifting of male ego ideals throughout life. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 54: 1099-1130.
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Diamond, M.J. (2006). It may look oedipal but ...: Reply to Larry Josephs. The Round Robin (Newsletter of Psychoanalytic Practitioners, Section 1, APA Division 39), Winter 2006, 8-10.

Diamond, M.J. (2005). The roots of masculinity: A contemporary psychoanalytic perspective on the initial construction of manhood. The Round Robin (Newsletter of Psychoanalytic Practitioners, Section 1, APA Division 39), Fall 2005, 1, 10-16.

Diamond, M.J. (2004). The shaping of masculinity: Revisioning boys turning away from their mothers to reconstruct male gender identity. International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 85: 359-380.
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Diamond, M.J. (2004). Accessing the multitude within: A psychoanalytic perspective on the transformation of masculinity at mid-life. International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 85: 45-64. (Reprinted in L'annee psychanalytique internationale, 2005, 3: 37-57).
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Diamond, M.J. (1998). Fathers with sons: Psychoanalytic perspectives on "good enough" fathering throughout the life cycle. Gender and Psychoanalysis, 3: 243-299.
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Diamond, M.J. (1997). Boys to Men: The maturing of masculine gender identity through paternal watchful protectiveness. Gender and Psychoanalysis, 2: 443-468.
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Diamond, M.J. (1995). Someone to watch over me: The father as the original protector of the mother-infant dyad. Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, 12:89-102.
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Diamond, M.J. (1992). Creativity needs in becoming a father. Journal of Men's Studies, 1: 41-45.
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Diamond, M.J. (1986). Becoming a father: A psychoanalytic perspective on the forgotten parent. The Psychoanalytic Review, 73: 445-468. (Reprinted in R.M. Friedman & L. Lerner's, Eds., Toward a New Psychology of Men: Psychoanalytic and Social Perspectives, NY: Guilford Press, 1987; and in J.L. Shapiro, M.J. Diamond, & M. Greenberg's, Eds., Becoming a Father: Social, Developmental, and Clinical Perspectives, NY: Springer, 1995, pp. 268-285.
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Book Reviews

Diamond, M.J. (1994). A review of "In a Time of Fallen Heroes: The Re-Creation of Masculinity" by William Betcher & William Pollack. Psychologist-Psychoanalyst, 14: 15-16.

Diamond, M.J. (1993). A review of "Fathers Who Fail: Shame and Psychopathology in the Family System" by Melvin R. Lansky. Psychotherapy, 30: 699-700.

Psychoanalysis, Psychoanalytic Technique, and Psychotherapy

Journal Articles

Diamond, M.J. (1997). The unbearable agony of being: Interpreting tormented states of mind in the psychoanalysis of sexually traumatized patients. Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic, 61: 495-519.
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Diamond, M.J. (1989). Stagnation, chaos, and severe character neuroses. Psychoanalytic Psychology, 6: 455-473.
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Diamond, M.J. & Waggoner, M.L. (1986). The effects of short-term psychotherapy on cardiac clients and their families. International Journal of Eclectic Psychotherapy, 5: 167-178.

Additional Psychoanalytic Journal Articles on Gender, Masculinity & Fathering (Also Cited Above in Section on Masculinity, Men, and Fathering)

Diamond, M.J. (2006). Masculinity unraveled: The roots of male gender identity and the shifting of male ego ideals throughout life. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 54: 1099-1130.
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Diamond, M.J. (2006). It may look oedipal but ...: Reply to Larry Josephs. The Round Robin (Newsletter of Psychoanalytic Practitioners, Section 1, APA Division 39), Winter 2006, 8-10.

Diamond, M.J. (2005). The roots of masculinity: A contemporary psychoanalytic perspective on the initial construction of manhood. The Round Robin (Newsletter of Psychoanalytic Practitioners, Section 1, APA Division 39), Fall 2005, 1, 10-16.

Diamond, M.J. (2004). The shaping of masculinity: Revisioning boys turning away from their mothers to reconstruct male gender identity. International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 85: 359-380.
Download PDF (228 KB)

Diamond, M.J. (2004). Accessing the multitude within: A psychoanalytic perspective on the transformation of masculinity at mid-life. International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 85: 45-64. (Reprinted in L'annee psychanalytique internationale, 2005, 3: 37-57).
Download PDF (232 KB)

Diamond, M.J. (1998). Fathers with sons: Psychoanalytic perspectives on "good enough" fathering throughout the life cycle. Gender and Psychoanalysis, 3: 243-299.
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Diamond, M.J. (1997). Boys to Men: The maturing of masculine gender identity through paternal watchful protectiveness. Gender and Psychoanalysis, 2: 443-468.
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Diamond, M.J. (1995). Someone to watch over me: The father as the original protector of the mother-infant dyad. Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, 12:89-102.
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Diamond, M.J. (1986). Becoming a father: A psychoanalytic perspective on the forgotten parent. The Psychoanalytic Review, 73: 445-468.
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Book Reviews

Diamond, M.J. (2007). A review of "Love and Its Vicissitudes" by Andre Green & Gregorio Kohon. Psychologist-Psychoanalyst, 27: 44-45.

Diamond, M.J. (2004). A review of "Self-Hatred in Psychoanalysis: Detoxifying the Persecutory Object" edited by Jill Savege Scharff & Stanley A. Tsigounis. Psychologist-Psychoanalyst, 24: 66.

Diamond, M.J. (1993). A review of "The Cry for Myth" by Rollo May. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 36: 137-139.

Diamond, M.J. (1992). A review of "Interpretation and Interaction: Psychoanalysis or Psychotherapy?" by Jerome D. Oremland. Psychotherapy, 29: 509.

Diamond, M.J. (1991). A review of "The Empathic Imagination" by Alfred Margulies. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 33: 192-194.

Diamond, M.J. (1990). A review of "A Secure Base" by John Bowlby. Psychotherapy, 27: 661-662.

Diamond, M.J. (1988). A review of "Models of the Mind" by Arnold Rothstein. Journal of Integrative and Eclectic Psychotherapy, 7: 350-351.

Altered States of Consciousness, Hypnosis and Hypnotically-Informed Psychotherapy

Book Chapters

Diamond, M.J. (1989). The cognitive skills model: An emerging paradigm for investigating hypnotic phenomena. In N.P. Spanos & J.F. Chaves' (Eds.), Hypnosis: The Cognitive-Behavioral Perspective. Buffalo, NY: Prometheus Books, pp. 380-399.

Diamond, M.J. (1986). The veracity of ideomotor signals. In B. Zilbergeld, M.G. Edelstein, and D.L. Araoz's (Eds.), Hypnosis: Questions and Answers. NY: W.W. Norton, pp. 47-49.

Diamond, M.J. (1985). When the knight regains his armor: An indirect psychodynamically-based brief hypnotherapy of an ego-dystonic sexual impulse disorder. In E.T. Dowd & J.M. Healy's (Eds.), Case Studies in Hypnotherapy, NY: Guilford Press, pp. 71-82.

Diamond, M.J. (1984). Other voices: The future of hypnosis. In G.J. Pratt, D.P. Wood, & B.M. Alman's (Eds.) A Clinical Hypnosis Primer. La Jolla, CA: Psychology and Consulting Associates Press, pp. 338-340.

Diamond, M.J. (1983). An hypnotic induction technique to induce therapist trance: The client-as-therapist. In J. Hariman's (Ed.), The Therapeutic Efficacy of the Major Psychotherapeutic Techniques. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, pp. 69-73. (Reprinted in the Australian Journal of Clinical Hypnotherapy and Hypnosis, 1992, 13: 15-19).

Diamond, M.J. (1977). Issues and methods for modifying responsivity to hypnosis. In W.E. Edmonston's (Ed.), Conceptual and Investigative Approaches To Hypnosis and Hypnotic Phenomena. NY: New York Academy of Sciences Press (Volume 296), pp. 119-128.

Journal Articles

Diamond, M.J. (2000). The long and winding road from concept to practice: The intersubjective shaping of psychoanalytically informed technique in contemporary hypnosis-A commentary upon and extension of Baker's "Reflections on the hypnotic relationship." International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 48: 70-85.

Diamond, M.J. (1999). Rapprochement at the millennium: A historically oriented commentary on T.X. Barber's "A Comprehensive Three Dimensional Theory of Hypnosis." Contemporary Hypnosis, 16: 144-145.

Diamond, M.J. (1993). A question of filling in the gaps: A master class commentary. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 41: 261-264.

Diamond, M.J. (1989). Is hypnotherapy art or science? American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 32: 11-12.

Diamond, M.J. (1988). Accessing archaic involvement: Toward unraveling the mystery of Erickson's hypnosis. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 36: 141-156.
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Diamond, M.J. (1987). The interactional basis of hypnotic experience: On the relational dimensions of hypnosis. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 35: 95-115. (Reprinted in Imagination, 1993, 2: 5-32). Winner, Roy M. Dorcus Award for Best Clinical Paper in Hypnosis, 1988.
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Diamond, M.J. (1986). Hypnotically augmented psychotherapy: The major contributions of the hypnotically trained clinician. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 28: 238-247. Winner, Milton H. Erickson Award for Writing in Hypnosis, 1987.

Diamond, M.J. (1984). It takes two to tango: Some thoughts on the neglected importance of the hypnotist in an interactive hypnotherapeutic relationship, American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 27: 3-13. (Reprinted in Hypnos: Swedish Journal of Hypnosis In Psychotherapy and Psychosomatic Medicine, 1986, 13: 122-133). Winner, Milton H. Erickson Award for Writing in Hypnosis, 1986.
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Diamond, M.J. (1983). Therapeutic indications in applying an innovative hypnotherapeutic technique: The client-as-hypnotist. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 25: 242-247.

Diamond, M.J. (1982). Modifying hypnotic experience by means of indirect hypnosis and hypnotic skill training: An update (1981). Research Communications In Psychology, Psychiatry and Behavior, 7: 233-239.

Diamond, M.J. (1981). Trance as transition: Finding where the feelings have gone. Voices: The Art and Science of Psychotherapy, 17: 33-35.

Diamond, M.J. (1980). The client-as-hypnotist: Furthering hypnotherapeutic change. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 28: 197-207.

Diamond, M.J. (1977). Hypnotizability is modifiable: An alternative approach. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 25: 147-166.

Talone, J.M., Steadman, C., & Diamond, M.J. (1975). Modifying hypnotic performance by means of brief sensory experiences. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 23: 190-199.

Diamond, M.J., Steadman, C., Harada, D., & Rosenthal, J. (1975). The use of direct instructions to modify hypnotic performance: The effects of programmed learning procedures. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 84: 109-113.

Diamond, M.J., & Taft, R. (1975). The role played by ego permissiveness and imagery in hypnotic responsivity. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 23: 130-138.

Diamond, M.J. (1974). Modification of hypnotizability: A review. Psychological Bulletin, 81: 180-198.

Diamond, M.J., Gregory, J., Lenney, E., Steadman, C., & Talone, J.M., (1974). An alternative approach to personality correlates of hypnotizability: Hypnosis-specific mediational attitudes. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 22: 346-353.

Gregory, J., & Diamond, M.J. (1973). Increasing hypnotic susceptibility by means of positive expectancies and written instructions. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 82: 363-367.

Diamond, M.J. (1972). The use of observationally-presented information to modify hypnotic susceptibility. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 79: 174-180.

Diamond, M.J., Gregory, J., Lenney, E., Steadman, C. & Talone, J.M. (1972). Personality and hypnosis: The role of hypnosis-specific mediational attitudes in predicting hypnotic responsivity. Proceedings of American Psychological Association, 7: 865-866.

Book Reviews

Diamond, M.J. (1994). A review of "Handbook of Clinical Hypnosis" by Judith W. Rhue, Steven J. Lynn, & Irving Kirsch. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 37: 146-148.

Diamond, M.J. (1993). A review of "The Hypnotic Brain: Hypnotherapy and Social Communication" by Peter Brown. Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic, 57: 120-121.

Diamond, M.J. (1987). A review of "Clinical Hypnosis: A Multidisciplinary Approach" by William C. Wester & Alexander H. Smith. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 35: 59-60.

Diamond, M.J. (1986). Hard times for the writers of the purple sage. A review of Michael D. Yapko's "Trancework: An Introduction to Clinical Hypnosis." Contemporary Psychology, 31: 89-90.

Diamond, M.J. (1984). A review of "Hypnosis and Experience: The Exploration of Phenomena and Process" by Peter W. Sheehan and Kevin M. McConkey. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 32: 388-390.

Diamond, M.J. (1983). A review of "My Voice Will Go With You: The Teaching Tales of Milton H. Erickson" by Sidney Rosen. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 53: 560-561.

Diamond, M.J. (1982). A review of "Clinical Hypnosis in Medicine" and "Theoretical and Clinical Aspects of Hypnosis" edited by Harold J. Wain. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 24: 301-302.

Doctoral Dissertation

Diamond, M.J. (1971). The use of observationally presented information to modify hypnotic susceptibility. Doctoral dissertation. Stanford University. Stanford, California, Ann Arbor, Michigan: University Microfilms, No. 71-19, 672.

Group Process, Group Therapy, and Outcome

Book Chapters

Diamond, M.J., & Shapiro, J.L. (1981/1991). Changes in locus of control as a function of encounter group experiences: A study and replication. In E.A. Aronson's, Ed., Readings About The Social Animal, 3rd-7th Editions, San Francisco: W.H. Freeman, 1981-1991.)

Shapiro, J.L., & Diamond, M.J. (1973/1977). Increases in hypnotizblity as a function of encounter group training: Some confirming evidence. In E.A. Aronson's Readings About The Social Animal, 1st, 2nd Editons, San Francisco: W.H. Freeman, 1973, 1977, pp. 406-411.

Journal Articles

Diamond, M.J., & Shapiro, J.L. (1975). Method and paradigm in encounter group research. Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 15: 59-70.

Diamond, M.J., & Shapiro, J.L. (1975). An expedient model of encounter group learning. Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 12: 56-59.

Diamond, M.J. (1974). From Skinner to Satori? Toward a social learning analysis of encounter group behavior change. Journal of Applied Behavioral Science, 10: 133-148.

Diamond, M.J., & Shapiro, J.L. (1973). Changes in locus of control as a function of encounter group experiences: A study and replication. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 82: 514-518. (Reprinted in E.A. Aronson's, Ed., Readings About The Social Animal, 3rd-7th Editions, San Francisco: W.H. Freeman, 1981-1991.)

Shapiro, J.L., & Diamond, M.J. (1972). Increases in hypnotizability as a function of encounter group training: Some confirming evidence. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 79: 112-115. (Reprinted in E.A. Aronson's, Ed., Readings About The Social Animal, 1st, 2nd Editions, San Francisco: W.H. Freeman, 1973, 1977, pp. 406-411.)

Social, Community and Applied Psychology

Book Chapters

Diamond, M.J., & Lobitz, W.C. (1977/1991). When familiarity breeds respect: The effects of an experimental "depolarization" program on police and student attitudes toward each other. In E.A. Aronson's, Ed., Readings About The Social Animal, 1st-7th Editions, San Francisco: W.H. Freeman, 1977-1991.

Byrne, D., Bond, M., & Diamond, M.J. (1971/1973). Response to political candidates as a function of attitude similarity-dissimilarity. In H.C. Lindgren, D. Byrne and F. Lindgren's, Eds., Current Research In Psychology: A Book Of Readings. NY: Wiley, 1971, pp. 371-382; and, in J.H. Hamsher & H. Sigall's, Eds., Psychology and Social Issues. NY: MacMillan, 1973, pp. 362-372.

Journal Articles

Diamond, M.J., & Bond, M.H. (1974). On the cross-cultural applicability of Barnum statements: The acceptance of generalized personality interpretations by Japanese, Japanese-Americans, and Caucasian-American students, Journal of Cross-cultural Psychology, 5: 228-235.

Diamond, M.J., & Lobitz, W.C. (1973). When familiarity breeds respect: The effects of an experimental "depolarization" program on police and student attitudes toward each other. Journal of Social Issues, 29: 95-109. (Reprinted in E.A. Aronson's, Ed., Readings About The Social Animal, 1st-7th Editions, San Francisco: W.H. Freeman, 1977-1991.)

Diamond, M.J. (1972). Improving the undergraduate lecture class by use of student-led discussion groups. American Psychologist, 27: 978-981.

Byrne, D., Bond, M., & Diamond, M.J. (1969). Response to political candidates as a function of attitude similarity-dissimilarity. Human Relations, 22: 251-262. (Reprinted in H.C. Lindgren, D. Byrne and F. Lindgren's, Eds., Current Research In Psychology: A Book Of Readings. NY: Wiley, 1971, pp. 371-382; and, in J.H. Hamsher & H. Sigall's, Eds., Psychology and Social Issues. NY: MacMillan, 1973, pp. 362-372.)

Bond, M., Byrne, D., & Diamond, M.J. (1968). Effect of occupational prestige and attitude similarity on attraction as a function of assumed similarity of attitude. Psychological Reports, 23: 1167-1172.

Book Reviews

Diamond, M.J. (1974). A review of "How Your Children Can Learn to Live a Rewarding Life" by Alexander and Maryl Bannatyne. Child Development Abstracts and Bibliography, 48: 312-313.

Diamond, M.J. (1973). A review of "The Atrocity of Education" by Arthur Pearl. Child Development Abstracts and Bibliography, 47: 79-80.

Diamond, M.J. (1972). A review of "Run, Computer, Run: The Mythology of Educational Innovations" by Anthony G. Oettinger, with Selma Marks. Child Development Abstracts and Bibliography, 46: 185-186.

Diamond, M.J. (1971). I never promised you a solution. A review of Michael Lipsky's (Ed.), "Law and Order: Police Encounters." Contemporary Psychology, 16: 727-730.