Monday, July 13, 2009


I am grateful to Prof.  R.  Srinivasa Murthy of NIMHANS, Bangalore, for his helpful advice and suggestions during the preparation of this paper.
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10.  Personal Autonomy and Instrumental Accuracy, published in the Proceedings of National Seminar on Psychotherapy, NIMHANS, Bangalore, (Ed.  Mrs M. Kapur).
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12.  AHAM (Personal Autonomy) printed at Arts Works, Hyderabad, 1993.

From: Indian Journal of Psychiatry, (1996) 38 (1), 2 -- 8


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