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Author Kurtz, Stanley N.

Title All the mothers are one : Hindu India and the cultural reshaping of psychoanalysis / Stanley N. Kurtz ; foreword by S. J. Tambiah
Published New York : Columbia University Press, [1992]


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Description xv, 306 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction : God in a stone -- Santoshi Ma dissolved--the goddess constituted -- Psychoanalytic approaches to Hindu child rearing : a critique -- Renunciation on the way to the group : a new approach to early Hindu childhood -- The ek-hi phase -- The Durga complex -- Clinical psychoanalysis in India : toward a new reading -- South Asia and beyond : Obeyesekere and Spiro -- Toward a cultural reshaping of psychoanalysis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-295) and index
Subject Child rearing -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism
Hindu goddesses.
Hinduism -- Psychology.
Mother and child -- India.
Psychoanalysis and culture -- India.
Psychoanalysis and religion -- India.
Santoshī Mātā (Hindu deity)
LC no. 92008190
ISBN 0231078684 (alk. paper)
0231078692 (paperback: alk. paper)