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The Doctor and Mrs. A. : ethics and counter-ethics in an Indian dream analysis

Author: Sarah Pinto
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2020. ©2020
Series: Thinking from elsewhere.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"In the 1940's, the young Punjabi 'Mrs. A.' reflected on sexuality, gender, and struggle in a dream analysis with psychiatrist Dev Satya Nand, drawing on Hindu myth to conceive a better, socialist future. An unconventional history of gender and sexuality in late colonialism, this book reminds us that the West does not have a monopoly on feminism, psychiatry, or ethical paradigms"--
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Pinto
ISBN: 9780823286676 0823286673 9780823286669 0823286665
OCLC Number: 1117311492
Description: 242 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Singularity and uncertainty: Draupadi --
Beyond recognition: Shakuntala --
Unconsciousness and voice: Ahaly --
Postscript: the shape of the counter-ethic.
Series Title: Thinking from elsewhere.
Responsibility: Sarah Pinto.

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