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Author Akhtar, Salman, 1946 July 31-

Title Objects of our desire : exploring our intimate connections with the things around us / Salman Akhtar.

Imprint New York : Harmony Books, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    155.91 AKH    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 223 p. ; 20 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-215) and indexes.
Contents Prologue: Gandhi's paperclip -- Everything -- Acquiring and using things -- Collecting and hoarding things -- Something -- Nostalgic things -- Sacred things -- Sexy things -- Hybrid things -- Fake things -- Nothing -- Misplacing, losing, and letting go of things -- Becoming a thing -- Epilogue: a little silver box inside the parrot's heart.
Subject Transitional objects (Psychology)
ISBN 1400054443 : $19.95

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