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    Shamans, Mystics and Doctors: A Psychological Inquiry Into India and Its Healing Traditions.Sudhir Kakar - 1993 - Philosophy East and West 43 (2):352-352.
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    Intimate Relations: Exploring Indian Sexuality.Ravina Aggarwal & Sudhir Kakar - 1995 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 115 (3):506.
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    Culture and Psyche: Psychoanalysis and India.Sudhir Kakar - 1997 - Psyche Press.
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    Kamasutra: Miniature Edition.Wendy Doniger & Sudhir Kakar (eds.) - 2003 - Oxford University Press.
    The Kamasutra is the oldest extant Hindu textbook of erotic love. About the art of living as well as about the positions in sexual intercourse, it is here newly translated into clear, vivid, sexually frank English together with three commentaries: excerpts from the earliest and most famous Sanskrit commentary, a twentieth-century Hindi commentary, and explanatory notes by the translators. The edition is enhanced by a selection of colour plates from an early edition of the work.
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    The Colors of Violence: Cultural Identities, Religion, and Conflict.Malcolm McLean & Sudhir Kakar - 1998 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 118 (4):545.
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    Mad and Divine: Spirit and Psyche in the Modern World.Sudhir Kakar - 2009 - University of Chicago Press.
    Sudhir Kakar, India’s foremost practitioner of psychoanalysis, has focused his career on infusing this preeminently Western discipline with ideas and views ...
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    Culture and Psyche: Selected Essays.Sudhir Kakar - 2008 - Oxford University Press.
    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.
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  8. India Analysed: Sudhir Kakar in Conversation with Ramin Jahanbegloo.Sudhir Kakar & Ramin Jahanbegloo - 2015 - Oxford University Press India.
    India Analysed recounts the life and ideas of Sudhir Kakar in his own words and, in the process, gives readers an insight into the psychological make-up of modern Indian.
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  9. The Essential Sudhir Kakar.Sudhir Kakar - 2011 - Oxford University Press.
    This volume includes some of the path-breaking essays by well-known psychoanalyst Sudhir Kakar on themes ranging from Hindu childhood, modern mysticism, and India's healing traditions to male-female relations and Hindu-Muslim violence. The seven new, previously unpublished essays focus on the Indian mind and sexuality and the role of empathy in psychoanalysis and spiritual healing. The volume includes a comprehensive Introduction by Manasi Kumar to Sudhir Kakar's large corpus of work and an interview that seeks to unravel the making of India's (...)
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    The Essential Writings of Sudhir Kakar.Sudhir Kakar - 2001 - Oxford University Press.
    Since the last quarter of a century, Sudhir Kakar's work on Indian culture and society has found large appreciative audiences both in India and abroad. The selection by the author covers a wide spectrum from classical love poetry to modern mysticism, from Hindu childhood to India's healing traditions, from male-female relations to Hindu-Muslim violence. These extracts from his several books, which have been translated into all the major languages, include psychoanalytic reflections on dominant themes in the emotional life of Hindu (...)
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    Tales of Love, Sex, and Danger.Sudhir Kakar & John Munder Ross - 2011 - Oxford University Press India.
    This book discusses the complexities of love and the nature of erotic passion as these appear in the great love stories of the world. Starting with the story of Romeo and Juliet and its roots in European Christianity, the authors uncover hidden depths of cultural and universal significance in famous romantic tales of the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent-'Layla and Majnun', 'Heer and Ranjha', 'Sohni and Mahinwal', 'Vis and Ramin', and 'Radha and Krishna'. Moving westward again, Kakar and Ross (...)
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    Reflections on Psychoanalysis, Indian Culture and Mysticism.Sudhir Kakar - 1982 - Journal of Indian Philosophy 10 (3):289-297.
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    The Analyst and the Mystic: Psychoanalytic Reflections on Religion and Mysticism.Malcolm McLean & Sudhir Kakar - 1994 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 114 (4):654.
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    The Human Life Cycle: The Traditional Hindu View and the Psychology of Erik Erikson.Sudhir Kakar - 1968 - Philosophy East and West 18 (3):127-136.
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    Religious Conflict in the Modern World.Sudhir Kakar - 1996 - Social Science Information 35 (3):447-458.
    This paper begins with a discussion of various identity threats in the social-political arena that bring the group aspect of our personal identity to the forefront. It then goes on to describe the development of religious group identity and its relation to violence between religious groups, with the Hindu-Muslim violence in India as its main illustration.
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