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Edgar Cabanas Diaz

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Adjunct Researcher
cabanas [at] mpib-berlin [dot] mpg [dot] de

Short CV: 

Ph.D. in Psychology, 2013, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Visiting Scholar, 2011, 2013, Center for the Study of Rationality, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

M.S. in Psychology, 2009, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Research Interests: 
  • Experience design
  • History of emotions
  • Psychology and sociology of emotions
  • Anthropology and phenomenology of space
  • Political and economic history
  • Critical and cultural theory
  • Theme parks

Selected Literature: 
 
  • Cabanas, E., & Illouz, E. (2017). The Making of a "Happy Worker": Positive Psychology in Neoliberal Organizations. In A. Pugh (ed.), Beyond the cubicle: insecurity culture and the flexible self. pp. 25-50. New York: Oxford University Press. Link

 

 

  • Cabanas, E., & Sánchez-González, J. C. (2016). Inverting the pyramid of needs: Positive psychology´s new order for labor success. Psicothema, 28(2), 107-113. Link 
 
  • Cabanas, E., & Illouz, E. (2015). Fit fürs Gluck - Positive Psychologie und ihr Einfluss auf die Identität von Arbeitskräften in neoliberalen Organisationen. Verhaltenstherapie & Psychosoziale Praxis, 47(3), 563–578. Link

 

  • García, R., Cabanas, E., & Loredo, J. C. (2015). La cura mental de Phineas P. Quimby y el origen de la psicoterapia moderna. Revista de Historia de La Psicología, 36(1), 135–154. Link

 

  • Cabanas, E., & Huertas, J.A. (2014). Positive psychology and self-help popular psychology: a historical, psychological and cultural romance. Anales de Psicología, 30 (3), 852-864. Link

 

  • Shachack, M., Cabanas, E., Cohen, M.A., & Illouz, E. (2013). Psychiatry as culture: Transforming childhood through ADHD. In M. Dellwing y M. Harbush (eds.), Krankheitskonstruktionen und kranheitstreiberei. Die reinaissance der soziologischen. pp. 75 - 101. Germany: Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden. Link

 

  • Cabanas, E., & Sánchez, J.C. (2012). The roots of Positive Psychology. Papeles del Psicólogo, 33 (3), 172-182. Link

 

  • Pizarroso, N., & Cabanas, E. (2012). La obra de John Dewey contada por Henri Delacroix. Notas para una revisión de la recepción del Pragmatismo en Francia. Revista de Historia de la Psicología, 33 (4), 75-96. Link