Identity and adulthood

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Oxford University Press, 1979 - Family & Relationships - 134 pages
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This volume contains a selection of papers discussed at a seminar in Delhi lead by Erik Erikson, whose pioneering contributions to an understanding of the steps leading to adulthood provided the base for discussions. These were further enriched by participants from different backgrounds and fields. This book was first published in 1979 and then reissued in 1982. This is the first time it is being published in the Oxford India Paperbacks format.

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Wendy Doniger is Mircea Eliade Distinguished Service Professor of the History of Religions, University of Chicago. She is the author of The Bedtrick: Tales of Sex and Masquerade and Siva, The Erotic Ascetic. Sudhir Kakar is Senior Fellow at the Center for the Study of World Religions at Harvard
University. He is the author of Shamans, Mystics and Doctors: A Psychological Inquiry into India and Its Healing Traditions.