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Psychology: Volume 5: Explorations into Psyche and Psychology: Some Emerging Perspectives

Girishwar Misra


This survey of research on psychology in five volumes is a part of a series undertaken by the ICSSR since 1969, which covers various disciplines under social science. Volume Five of this survey, Explorations into Psyche and Psychology: Some Emerging Perspectives, examines the future of psychology in India. For a very long time, intellectual investments in understanding mental life have led to varied formulations about mind and its functions across the word. However, a critical reflection of the state of the disciplinary affairs indicates the dominance of Euro-American theories and methods, whi ... More

Keywords: brain, consciousness, evolutionary approach, Indian thought systems, integrative approach, methodology, mind, paradigm, public psychology, Yoga

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Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780199498833
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199498833.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Girishwar Misra, editor
Vice Chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya, Wardha, Maharashtra

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