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“ The Savage Freud: Further Remarks on Possible and Retrievable Selves"

Ashis Nandy
“The Savage Freud: Further Remarks on Possible and Retrievable Selves”
Monday, April 11 2005, 4:00 pm, 206 Ingraham

Ashis Nandy is a political psychologist and sociologist of science who has worked on cultures of knowledge, visions, and dialogue of civilizations. He is Senior Fellow and Director of the Center for the Study of Developing Societies and Chairperson of the Committee for Cultural Choices and Global Futures, both located in Delhi. Nandy is the author or co-author of thirteen books, including The Savage Freud and Other Essays on Possible and Retrievable Selves (1995), Barbaric Others: A Manifesto on Western Racism (1993), Traditions, Tyranny, and Utopias (1987), The Intimate Enemy (1983), and Alternative Sciences (1980). Nandy has also coauthored a number of human rights reports and is active in movements for peace, alternative sciences and technologies, and cultural survival.