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Self and society : a study in Gandhian thought

Author: Ramashray Roy
Publisher: New Delhi ; Beverly Hills : Sage Publications in collaboration with United Nations University, Tokyo, 1984, ©1985.
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Dr Roy focuses on the nature of the predicament of modern man, tracing its roots from the perspectives of history and philosophy. He identifies man's basic problem as the modern tendency to emphasize the augmentation of fortune as the necessary prop to the development of human personality, and as the determining factor of the man-man and man-nature relationship.
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Roy, Ramashray.
Self and society.
New Delhi ; Beverly Hills : Sage Publications in collaboration with United Nations University, Tokyo, 1984, ©1985
(OCoLC)567810477
Online version:
Roy, Ramashray.
Self and society.
New Delhi ; Beverly Hills : Sage Publications in collaboration with United Nations University, Tokyo, 1984, ©1985
(OCoLC)607717242
Named Person: Gandhi, Mahatma; Gandhi, Mahatma
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ramashray Roy
ISBN: 0803994842 9780803994843
OCLC Number: 11371192
Description: 205 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The Tyranny of ProgressWhat Beyond the Satanic Civilization?Not Lambs, But LionsThe Drop and the OceanThe Pursuit of the SimpleThe Coil of the SnakeLiberty Versus Liberation
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Dr Roy focuses on the nature of the predicament of modern man, tracing its roots from the perspectives of history and philosophy. He identifies man's basic problem as the modern tendency to emphasize the augmentation of fortune as the necessary prop to the development of human personality, and as the determining factor of the man-man and man-nature relationship.

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`makes us think rigorously about the concept of development, for this is really what the discussion on the relation of self and society is about.' -- The Indian Economic and Social History Review`an Read more...

 
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