Flowing effortlessly from Sudhir Kakar’s descriptions of his early life in undivided India to discussions on the Indian psyche and sexuality, India Analysed discusses Kakar’s views on secularism and modern Indian leaders such as Gandhi and Nehru wherein he brings to bear his intellect on a wide range of issues such as philosophy, Indian culture and tradition, and the Partition, and, in doing so, reveals the psychological make-up of the contemporary Indian.
Part of Ramin Jahanbegloo’s series of interviews with prominent intellectuals who have influenced modern Indian thought, this candid and freewheeling conversation demystifies many of the complex ideas of the eminent psychoanalyst Sudhir Kakar.
Sudhir Kakar is a psychoanalyst, novelist, and scholar in the fields of cultural psychology and the psychology of religion.
Ramin Jahanbegloo, an Iranian philosopher, currently teaches in the Department of Political Science at York University.
**Contents and Sample Pages**
Item Code: NAR970 Author: Sudhir Kakar and Ramin Jahanbegloo Cover: PAPERBACK Edition: 2015 Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: 9780199457540 Language: English Size: 8.50 X 5.50 inch Pages: 106 Other Details: Weight of the Book: 0.11 Kg