Indian Science of the Mind
- By Aryaki Sethi
Time and again, research has proved that in the study of human behaviour it is vital to understand the importance of culture. It has been found that the intelligence tests developed by American and European researchers are culturally biased and urban middle-class white subjects tend to perform well on these tests. This necessitates the need to protect and promote the representation of Asian and African subjects in deriving empirical conclusions. Our country, the land of innovation has also given the world crucial concepts of integral intelligence, popularly known as Buddhi by J.P.Das, goes way beyond the occidental themes of technological intelligence to include cognitive capacity, social, emotional and entrepreneurial competence.
About the Author
Aryaki Sethi is a content writer and mental health advocate. She is currently pursuing Bachelor of Applied Science , Psychology and Health Sciences from the University of Toronto Scarborough.