India Analysed Sudhir Kakar In Conversation With Ramin Jahangbegloo

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Iranian scholar Ramin Jahanbegloo interviews prominent psychoanalyst and prolific author Sudhir Kakar, and in the process, gives readers an insight into the psychological make-up of contemporary India. Sudhir Kakar addresses a wide range of issues encompassing philosophy, democracy, the Partition, and Gandhi, among others, and the conversational style of the interviews helps demystify many of Kakar's complex ideas.

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Ramin Jahanbegloo, well-known Iranian philosopher, is currently associate professor at the University of Toronto. He is the author of Talking India: Ashis Nandy in Conversation with Ramin Jahanbegloo (OUP, 2006), and most recently, India Revisited: Conversations on Contemporary India (OUP, 2007). Sudhir Kakar is a psychoanalyst, novelist, and well-known scholar in the fields of cultural psychology and the psychology of religion. He has taught at several universities in India and abroad, and is currently Adjunct Professor of Leadership at INSEAD, France. Kakar's sixteen books of non-fiction and four books of fiction have been widely translated.

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Ramin Jahanbegloo,Sudhir Kakar
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Book Description Oxford University Press, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Prominent psychoanalyst and eminent author, Sudhir Kakar is considered one of India?s leading intellectuals. A mechanical engineer, Kakar did his doctorate in economics before beginning his training in psychoanalysis at the Sigmund-Freud Institute in Frankfurt, Germany in 1971. For someone trained as an engineer and later as an economist, he continues to cross disciplinary boundaries and capture the imagination of readers and everyone interested in the world of ideas. Based on interviews of Sudhir Kakar by Iranian philosopher Ramin Jahanbegloo, India Analysed is a journey into Kakar?s mind?his fertile and unpredictable ways of thinking, and the essential humanism which all his writings signify?recounting the life and ideas of Kakar in his own words. In the process, the book affords readers rare insights into the psychological make-up of the modern Indian. Flowing effortlessly from Kakar?s descriptions of his early life in undivided India to discussions on the Indian psyche and sexuality, the book also dwells on his views on secularism and modern Indian leaders like Gandhi and Nehru. Kakar brings to bear his intellect on a wide range of issues like philosophy, democracy, Indian culture and tradition, and the Partition, and the conversational style of the interviews helps demystify many of his complex ideas. The third in the series of Ramin Jahanbegloo?s interviews of prominent intellectuals who have influenced modern Indian thought, this challenging and engaging volume will interest both a scholarly and an informed lay audience who want to understand India as seen through the eyes of one of the country?s leading contemporary thinkers. Printed Pages: 128. Bookseller Inventory # 19450

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Book Description Oxford University Press, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Prominent psychoanalyst and eminent author, Sudhir Kakar is considered one of Indiaâs leading intellectuals. A mechanical engineer, Kakar did his doctorate in economics before beginning his training in psychoanalysis at the Sigmund-Freud Institute in Frankfurt, Germany in 1971. For someone trained as an engineer and later as an economist, he continues to cross disciplinary boundaries and capture the imagination of readers and everyone interested in the world of ideas. Based on interviews of Sudhir Kakar by Iranian philosopher Ramin Jahanbegloo, India Analysed is a journey into Kakarâs mindâ"his fertile and unpredictable ways of thinking, and the essential humanism which all his writings signifyâ"recounting the life and ideas of Kakar in his own words. In the process, the book affords readers rare insights into the psychological make-up of the modern Indian. Flowing effortlessly from Kakarâs descriptions of his early life in undivided India to discussions on the Indian psyche and sexuality, the book also dwells on his views on secularism and modern Indian leaders like Gandhi and Nehru. Kakar brings to bear his intellect on a wide range of issues like philosophy, democracy, Indian culture and tradition, and the Partition, and the conversational style of the interviews helps demystify many of his complex ideas. The third in the series of Ramin Jahanbeglooâs interviews of prominent intellectuals who have influenced modern Indian thought, this challenging and engaging volume will interest both a scholarly and an informed lay audience who want to understand India as seen through the eyes of one of the countryâs leading contemporary thinkers. Printed Pages: 128. Bookseller Inventory # 19450

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