➩ Culture and Psyche: Psychoanalysis and India Ebook ➯ Author Sudhir Kakar – Writerscompany.co.uk

Culture and Psyche: Psychoanalysis and India Culture And Psyche Is A Collection Of Sudhir Kakar S Essays On Cultural Psychology, Which Analyses Various Facets Of Indian Identity And Sexuality Through Sources As Diverse As Case Studies, Indian Myths And Legends, And Popular Cinema The Second Edition Of This Classic Includes A New Introduction And Three Additional Essays Which Explore Issues Like Riots, The Psychology Of Islamist Terrorism, Among Others.


About the Author: Sudhir Kakar

Sudhir Kakar is a psychoanalyst and writer who lives in Goa, India.Kakar took his Bachelor s degree in mechanical engineering from Gujarat University, his Master s degree Diplom Kaufmann in business economics from Mannheim in Germany and his doctorate in economics from Vienna before beginning his training in psychoanalysis at the Sigmund Freud Institute in Frankfurt, Germany in 1971 Between 196



10 thoughts on “Culture and Psyche: Psychoanalysis and India

  1. says:

    Freud and Jung may be the pioneers of this esoteric art of psychoanalysis but Kakar shows how some of their analyses must be fine tuned to Indian context He proves that Indians sometimes referring as non westerners are really psychologically a differen...


  2. says:

    The book is well written by Mr.Kakar like his other books in this genre but one thing I want to add is that the case studies would have been diverse if he included westerners as well.


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