By: Kurtz, Stanley
Columbia University Press: 1992
Seller ID: RWARE0000045297
Condition: Near Fine
In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. Based on the author's ethnographic research in India, the book explores the psychology of Hinduism, and offers an innovative synthesis of psychoanylsi s with modern anthropological theories of cultural difference. Stanley N. K urtz offers a new interpretation of the multiple "mother goddesses" of Hind uism, and explores how this multiplicity is key to understanding early chil dhood experience in which a child is raised by many "mothers" in the Hindu joint family. Arg... View More...