East meets West during this interesting exploration of conceptions of private id in Indian philosophy and glossy Euro-American psychology. writer Anand Paranjpe considers those designated traditions in regards to old, disciplinary, and cultural `gaps' within the examine of the self, and within the context of such theoretical views as univocalism, relativism, and pluralism. The textual content encompasses a comparability of principles on self as represented by means of eminent thinkers-Erik H. Erikson for the Western view, and Advaita Vedanta for the Indian.
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