Author:Malavika Kapur


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Learning from Children What to Teach Them

By: Malavika Kapur

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028644

ISBN: 0761936114

Condition: New

This enriching book explores quality education at the grassroots level for disadvantaged children. It evolves and evaluates strategies for the promotion of the overall development of children in the motor, cognitive, language, emotional, social and moral domains. The methods used revolve around children, with a larger purpose of shaping young minds as opposed to solely enhancing academic skills. The essence of the book lies in what adults can learn from children while teaching them. Though the book stems from case studies of schools in rural Karnataka, it has implications for effectively prov... View more info

Jivaka the child who Healed

By: Malavika Kapur

Price: $6.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vitasta Publishing Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Seller ID: 107233

ISBN: 9789382711117

Condition: New

Jivaka's fifteen-year-old mother, Vatsayani, seduces the scholar sage Richika to father her child. The child becomes a disciple of Kashyapa, who is a renowned healer of children. To prove his merit, the five-year old Jivaka is forced by veterans to enter the River Ganges. Jivaka emerges from the water as a great healer himself. The story connects seamlessly to a modern-day Jivaka who is training to be a paediatrician. The novel attempts to bring to life childcare in ancient India—developed around the Kashyapa Samhita, the only text of Ayurvedic paediatric medicine in existence today. Printed... View more info

Child Care in Ancient India from the Perspectives of Development Psychology and Paediatrics

By: Malavika Kapur and Hemalata Mukundan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications:

Seller ID: 035313

ISBN: 8170307236

Condition: New

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