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In this major work of cultural interpretation, Sudhir Kakar gives a fascinating account of the many ways in which India s healing traditions deal with emotional disorder. With a new Prologue by the author, this Oxford India Perennials edition bears testimony to the book s enduring significance since it was first published in 1982.

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Author(s)Sudhir Kakar
PublisherOxford UP
ISBN9780198089421
Pages324
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2012