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Traditions, Tyranny and Utopias: Essays in the Politics of Awareness

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These six essays present an outsider's view of Western norms of progress, rationality, and maturity, and offer an alternate perspective on oppression in modern times. Well-known psychologist and social theorist Ashis Nandy stresses the importance of considering world views held by the "non-modern" cultures of the Third World in formulating a more humane and less technologi ...more
Paperback, 190 pages
Published May 27th 1993 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published 1988)
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