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Identify the person Ashish Nandy

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Asked by sigma, 26 Jan '13 06:06 pm
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Ashis Nandy is an Indian political psychologist, a social theorist
Answered by anantharaman, 29 Jan '13 11:08 am

 
  
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Ashis Nandy is an Indian political psychologist, a social theorist, and a contemporary cultural and political critic. A trained sociologist and clinical psychologist, his body of work covers a variety of topics, including public conscience, mass violence, and dialogues of civilizations.
He was Senior Fellow and Director of the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS) for several years. Today, he is a Senior Honorary Fellow at the institute and apart from being the Chairperson of the Committee for Cultural Choices and Global Futures, also in New Delhi.
Nandy had received the Fukuoka Asian Culture Prize in 2007.[3] In 2008 he appeared on the list of the Top 100 Public Intellectuals Poll of the Foreign Policy magazine, published by The Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceThe Jaipur Literature Festival on Saturday witnessed fireworks after political critic Ashis Nandy made a controversial comment on corruption and people belonging to OBC, SC and ST communities which drew ...more
Answered by Rocking Raaj, 26 Jan '13 06:17 pm

 
  
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A social activist
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 26 Jan '13 06:07 pm

 
  
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