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The Colors of Violence: Cultural Identities, Religion, and Conflict

Sudhir Kakar - Psychology - 1996 - 217 pages
For decades India has been intermittently tormented by brutal outbursts of religious violence, thrusting thousands of ordinary Hindus and Muslims into bloody conflict. In this ...
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Personality and Authority in Work: The Dynamics of Subordinate Behaviour in ...

Sudhir Kakar - Authority - 1974 - 136 pages
Findings of a study carried out in an Indian factory, 1969-1970; includes some articles previously published in various journals.
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Shamans, Mystics and Doctors: A Psychological Inquiry Into India and Its ...

Sudhir Kakar - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1982 - 306 pages
Sudhir Kakar, a psychoanalyst and scholar, brilliantly illuminates the ancient healing traditions of India embodied in the rituals of shamans, the teachings of gurus, and the ...
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The Analyst and the Mystic: Psychoanalytic Reflections on Religion and Mysticism

Sudhir Kakar - Psychology - 1991 - 83 pages
"This work is of importance for psychoanalysts and scholars of the psychology of religion. Kakar makes a scholarly and significant contribution to the objectification of what ...
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Intimate Relations: Exploring Indian Sexuality

Sudhir Kakar - Psychology - 1990 - 161 pages
Plumbing the hearts of women and men in India and exploring the relations they engage in, Sudhir Kakar gives us the first full-length study of Indian sexuality. His ...
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Mad and Divine: Spirit and Psyche in the Modern World

Sudhir Kakar - Psychology - 2009 - 178 pages
Sudhir Kakar, India’s foremost practitioner of psychoanalysis, has focused his career on infusing this preeminently Western discipline with ideas and views from the East. In ...
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Frederick Taylor: A Study in Personality and Innovation

Sudhir Kakar - Business & Economics - 1974 - 240 pages
Using psychoanalytic concepts in an area previously untouched by psychohistorical research, this study explores the fateful coincidence of Frederick Taylor's conflicted life ...
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The Seeker

Sudhir Kakar - Fiction - 2008 - 260 pages
With India's independence movement in disarray and with the country wracked by factionalism and unrest, Mahatma Gandhi withdraws from society to an ashram, but his quest for ...
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The Crimson Throne

Sudhir Kakar - Mogul Empire - 2010 - 254 pages
Three decades into Emperor Shah Jahan's reign, while the monarch indulges in the pleasures of the flesh to divert himself from the travails of his ageing body, the country is ...
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Ecstasy

Sudhir Kakar - Gurus - 2002 - 251 pages
The Body Will Go...But Remember, The Soul Will Eternally Cry Delight. Dying, Gopal, Or Ram Das Baba To His Devotees, Leaves His Disciple And Closest Companion With The Essence ...
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