“…disturbing new knowledge…”

10 Jun

“The propensity to state received opinion and belief as observation, to look for confirmation of belief rather than be open to disturbing new knowledge, to generally think in a loose, associative rather than a rigorous and sequential way, is neither Indian, American, Chinese, Japanese, or German, but common to most human beings.”

Intimate Relations: Exploring Indian Sexuality, Sudhir Kakar

 

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