Development Communication: Development Communication: Contexts for the Twenty-first Century (Textbook)

By: Dipankar Sinha

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‘Development Communication’ refers to the systematic application of the processes, strategies and principles of communication to bring about positive social change. It uses various mediums, such as radio, music, theatre, booklets, to, help transform, for instance, attitudes towards the girl child, promote literacy, and increase awareness about HIV/AIDS, the adverse effects of polio and need for potable water.This volume looks at the origins, the theoretical underpinnings and the major debates in the discipline of Development Communication. While arguing that it rightfully belongs in the realm of the social sciences, the author critically scrutinises the concepts of both ‘development’ and ‘communication’.Printed Pages: 240.

Title: Development Communication: Development Communication: Contexts for the Twenty-first Century (Textbook)

Author Name: Dipankar Sinha

Categories: India, Media Studies,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2013

ISBN: 8125051023

ISBN 13: 9788125051022

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 101856

Keywords: Development Communication: Development Communication: Contexts for the Twenty-first Century (Textbook) Dipankar Sinha