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Literacy and Adult Education: Select Reading

By: A Mathew & Jandhyala B G Tilak (Eds)

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Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201873

ISBN: 8175417064

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Contents: Foreword/R. Govinda. 1. Adult education: Indian perception in an evolutionary perspective/A. Mathew and Jandhyala B.G. Tilak. I. Adult education in historical context: 2. Indian adult education in the context of global scenario: a critical and comparative appreciation/A. Mathew. 3. Literacy and the concept of adult education: colonial context and the national quest/Joseph Bara. 4. Eradicating illiteracy as a tool for poverty alleviation and rural transformation in Tanzania/Suleman Sumra. 5. Literacy development in Asia: problems and prospects/R. Govinda. II. Analysis of literacy in I... View more info

Human Rights Education: Modern Approaches and Strategies

By: A Selvan

Price: $18.60

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2010

Seller ID: 701104

ISBN: 8180696790

Condition: New


Awareness of human rights both in their exercise and violation is an important factor in all areas of living today. It is, therefore, imperative to inculcate this awareness at the high school stage itself. The focus of human rights education is on 'norms' and 'values' as well as the 'skills' to attain them. The present research work aims to teach human rights concepts with a view of enriching the cognitive, affective and psycho-motor domains of students and learners. Finally, it will help to assess the impact of the approaches and strategies applied as well as the attitudinal changes observed.... View more info

Education and Empowering Backward Minorities

By: A. Basheer

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201636

ISBN: 9789386262226

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Education is a significant arena that is affected by policy changes. Private provision of education along market principles that advocate profit rather than broader aims of education, a subject of debate for long, raises concerns regarding equity and quality. Private education institutions, although serve the poor also, are said to be businesses. This workprobes the question of education in such ambience empowering the backward minorities, focusing on the Muslim community, and how it enables them to exercise control over their lives and well- being- the empowering element. It seeks to place em... View more info

Literacy and Adult Education: Select Reading

By: A. Mathew & Jandhyala B.G. Tilak (Ed.)

Price: $12.37

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201874

ISBN: 8175417072

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Literacy and adult education have always been held up at conceptual and policy levels with very lofty ideals in national development and in creation of an equitable society. Several developing countries, including India, had experimented and are still experimenting with different approaches and models of providing literary, some successfully and some not so successfully. However, literacy and adult education have not been on the priority list of social science research community, or on the priority policy agenda of the governments in many developing countries. As a result, a scholarly critique... View more info

Microfinance and Poverty Alleviation

By: A. Rajmani Singha

Price: $49.31

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd: 2015

Seller ID: 700631

ISBN: 9789351251392

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Microfinance is widely practicing all over the world spreading into five different continents and different countries. Asia is top in the list among the continents for facilitating microfinance to poor. India and Bangladesh are the two significant countries in terms of microfinance. India is one of the most potential for microfinance industry and it has been considering as one of the most effective tool for alleviating poverty in one side and mitigating several social and economic problems of rural mass. Despite of concerted efforts undertaken by the Government of India over the last few decad... View more info

Youth, Peace & Development (In 2 Volumes)

By: A. Rajmani Singha

Price: $210.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 700765

ISBN: 9789351250024

Condition: New


Youth is vibrant and critical stage in human life which is high on dreams, enthusiasm, idealism, energetic, insecurities, threats, confusions and challenges. They wanted to taste new things, new venture and new way of life without consideration of consequences seriously. They are the most vital human resources for any developed and developing country. They have to participate actively in various national developments programme and activities directly and indirectly and in shaping the destiny of the nation. These volumes are the outcome of the contributions made by the renowned scholars who are... View more info

Adult Education: A Practical Guide for Educators, Trainers and Researchers

By: A.B. SInha

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2012

Seller ID: 117549

ISBN: 8175333642

Condition: New


Adult education is the practice of teaching and educating adults. Adult education takes place in the workplace, through - extension' college or - school of continuing education. Other learning places include folk high schools, community colleges and lifelong learning centers. The practice is also often referred to as ‘Training and Development and is often associated with workforce or professional development. It has also been referred to as andragogy to distinguish it from pedagogy. Adult education is different from vocational education, which is mostly workplac... View more info

Gandhian Perspective on Population and Development

By: A.K. Sharma

Price: $35.64

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd: 1996

Seller ID: 700621

ISBN: 8170225337

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This book attempts to develop a theory of population in the light of thoughts and ideas of M.K. Gandhi. It formulates a conceptual framework of Gandhian paradigm in which diverse issues such as development, social and gender relations, science and technology, urban rural relations, etc. can be examined. The book is divided into three sections. Section-A has five chapters devoted to examination of population trends in the world and in India, theory of demographic transition and aspects of sustainable development. Section B has two chapters devoted to discussion of Gandhian theory of population.... View more info

Elementary English Teaching: A Source Book for Teacher Educators

By: A.K. Sinha

Price: $25.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201668

ISBN: 8175418478

Condition: New


Teaching English to the children of elementary schools is a challenging task, specially when English is going to be not only a subject with its own contents, but also the medium through which at least one other subject is to be taught from class III (or so) in all non-English medium schools in India. It demands close attention to the skills of listening and speaking so that students could interact in the class. The book pays special attention to the ways of improving one’s pronunciations and the skills of listening to others. It includes: -Lessons on all the four skills with guidance on plan... View more info

Elementary English Teaching: A Source Book for Teacher Educators

By: A.K. Sinha

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201669

ISBN: 8175418486

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eaching English to the children of elementary schools is a challenging task, specially when English is going to be not only a subject with its own contents, but also the medium through which at least one other subject is to be taught from class III (or so) in all non-English medium schools in India. It demands close attention to the skills of listening and speaking so that students could interact in the class. The book pays special attention to the ways of improving one’s pronunciations and the skills of listening to others. It includes. Printed Pages: 208 View more info

Continuity and Change in a Little Community: A Study of the Bharias of Patalkot in Madhya Pradesh

By: A.M. Kurup

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: 700612

ISBN: 8170220696

Condition: New


With increase in the physical communications and consequent higher mobility of people human behaviour is influenced by a complex of factors. The culture and social changes occur at a much faster pace. But there are areas of human habitation where the sun of change does not shine as brightly as everywhere else. Rather it shines dimly. This seems to have been the fate of the Bharias of Patalkot Valley, a little known community of Chhindwara District in the State of Madhya Pradesh. This has been brought out clearly, vividly in a fascinating study by Dr. Kurup in the continuity and Change in a Lit... View more info

Development of Western Educational Thoughts

By: A.P. Sharma

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1997

Seller ID: 701080

ISBN: 8170226007

Condition: New


Development of Western Educational Thought is a chronological search of the educators minds which influenced the field of education from the ancient to the modern times. Study of education would remain incomplete without conceiving the views of the educationists whose theories and principles changed the pedagogical courses. This book contains great ideas of the educational thinkers whose unparalleled views invaded the realm of education and brought revolutionary changes in the process of education time to time. Printed Pages: 152. View more info

Thoughts on Higher Education

By: A.S. Rao & P. Tauro

Price: $7.35

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2015

Seller ID: 106153

ISBN: 9789351281078

Condition: New


This book is a collection of thoughts expressed by the authors from time to time in the past. on our higher education's system and related matters. The articles bring out the various problems that mire our educational system. The problems are of long standing nature and attempt to correct and bring about improvement through various committees and commissions have met with little success. The system needs overhaul from the top but unfortunately, this has not been possible. Selection of persons to different posts is mired with corruption and political interference. The book highlights some of th... View more info

Development of Educational System in India

By: A.S. Thakur & Sandeep Berwa (Authors)

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Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201689

ISBN: 817541426X

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The book traces the development of education from the Vedic, Buddhist and mediaeval times to the present centuries. The educational developments during the colonial period have been analysed for their contributions and limitations. The impact of reports by commissions and committees in the post-independence era has been evaluated with a view to identifying the evolution of a system of education. Printed Pages: 166 View more info

Development of Educational System in India

By: A.S. Thakur & Sandeep Berwal (Authors)

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Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201688

ISBN: 8175414251

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The book traces the development of education from the Vedic, Buddhist and mediaeval times to the present centuries. The educational developments during the colonial period have been analysed for their contributions and limitations. The impact of reports by commissions and committees in the post-independence era has been evaluated with a view to identifying the evolution of a system of education. Printed Pages: 166 View more info

Rethinking Education In The Hills Of Northeast India

By: A.S. Yaruingam & A.C. Kharingpam (Eds)

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Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201818

ISBN: 8175417870

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Education had been a vital agent of bringing about change in the hill districts of Manipur during the first part of the 20th century. Realising the important role played by education in improving the living conditions of the people, today, people in the region yearn for education. Due to the deterioration of government schools, the growing private schools have put unbearable financial hardships on the parents, who make every effort to send their wards to such schools. This could have been avoided with some appropriate measures by the government to improve school education. Moreover, there are ... View more info

Rethinking Education In The Hills Of Northeast India

By: A.S. Yaruingam & A.C. Kharingpam (Eds)

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Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201819

ISBN: 8175417889

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Printed Pages: 192 View more info

Aspects of Spirituality and Education

By: Aarti Srivastava

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104182

ISBN: 817479123X

Condition: New


This book is a compilation of seventeen research papers contributed by the noted scholars, which inspire readers to dwell into their-self and enjoy being with their-self. An attempt has been made in the book to facilitate the readers towards the subject of Spirituality and Education. The different aspects of Spirituality discussed in the book present the occasions and opportunities available with us to naturally realize and reflect on the issue. These papers with notes, references and bibliography are grouped in four sections e.i. Nature of Spirituality, Spirituality: The Educational Pathway; ... View more info

Language Attitudes Among Arabic-French Bilinguals in Morocco (Multilingual Matters: Volume 4)

By: Abdelali Bentahila

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Clevedon, Philadelphia, USA, Multilingual Matters Ltd: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006956

ISBN: 0905028155

Condition: As New


Printed Pages: 182. View more info

Resource Development and Environmental Change

By: Abdul Munir, Hifzur Rahman & Ateeque Ahmed and F.A. Siddiqui (Eds.)

Price: $88.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2012

Seller ID: 700842

ISBN: 8180698963

Condition: New


This multivolume set is an outcome of the International Conference Resource Development and Environmental Change: Emerging Issues and Challenges held in the Department of Geography, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. The Conference was spread over sixteen sessions and 297 research papers were submitted to the Conference for presentation. The First Volume contains 25 articles on several aspects of agriculture and food security divided broadly in 3 sections namely Land Utilization, Agricultural Development and Resource Development. The Second Volume contains 23 articles on various aspects of Bi... View more info

Higher Education in Emerging India: Problems, Policies and Perspectives

By: Abdul Salim. A (Ed.)

Price: $64.90

Publisher: New Delh, Shipra Publicaitons: 2018

Seller ID: 1201506

ISBN: 9789386262783

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Printed Pages: 240 View more info

Higher Education In Contemporary India Problems, Policies And Perspectives

By: Abdul Salim. A (Ed.)

Price: $9.87

Publisher: New Delh, Shipra Publicaitons: 2018

Seller ID: 1201508

ISBN: 9789386262790

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Printed Pages: 240 View more info

Teach English: A Training Course for Teachers: Teacher's Workbook

By: Adrian Doff

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004703

ISBN: 0521348633

Condition: As New


Teach English is a teacher training course that develops practical skills in the teaching of English as a second language. It can be used in a variety of situations: in-service courses for teachers working at the secondary school level or in language institutes, in pre-service training of secondary school teachers, and as part of a refresher course in practical methodology for more experienced teachers. It is especially designed to meet the needs of teachers whose first language is not English, who teach large classes in rigid classrooms with few resources, who follow a set of syllabus and tex... View more info

Becoming a Successful Early Career Researcher

By: Adrian Eley, Jerry Wellington, Stephanie Pitts & Catherine Biggs (Authors)

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Manohar Publishers&Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201088

ISBN: 0815349408

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Printed Pages: 143 View more info

Dimensions of Interpersonal Attraction

By: Afzal Kuresh & ,Akbar Husain

Price: $7.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1998

Seller ID: 105860

ISBN: 8121206154

Condition: New


A veritable source material for students of Interpersonal attraction, this book presents various approaches and viewpoints on the topic. The physical, social and personality aspects of interpersonal attraction both within and opposite Sex are interpreted beautifully. An asset for all those interested to understand the dynamics and complexions of interpersonal relationships.Printed Pages: 270. View more info

Values, Aspiration and Professional Education: A Predictive Analysis among Undergraduate Students

By: Afzalur Rahman

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2018

Seller ID: 700459

ISBN: 9789386397386

Condition: New


The book 'Values, Aspiration and Professional Education' is the upshot of the author's research. The principal focus of the book is to examine the interrelationship of level of aspiration with different value dimensions from the perspective of education. The present day education is often criticised to be deficient in inculcating right values, rather emphasis is on promotion of technical knowhow, skills and technologies for material progress. The book tries to give answer to this common notion through empirical investigation. Thus, the book analyses the theoretical perspectives on the nature o... View more info

Psychology Of Learner, Learning and Development

By: Ajaya Kumar Penthoi

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Publisher: New Delh, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201650

ISBN: 8175418788

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This book places and configures its contents material vividly in a lucid and simple language giving a wide range of coverage to various aspects relating to the field of Educational Psychology of almost all universities of the country inconformity to the present Uniform Curriculum Structure of NCTE regulation—2014. The book should cater the academic needs of learners. It may also be useful for In-service-teachers Teacher-Educators, Research Scholars and Readers having interest in the subject. Printed Pages: 276 View more info

Multilingual Education for Social Justice: Globalising the Local

By: Ajit K. Mohanty, Minati Panda, Robert Phillipson & Tove Skutnabbkangas (Eds)

Price: $15.57

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2009

Seller ID: 101836

ISBN: 8125036989

Condition: New


The principles for enabling children to become fully proficient multilinguals through schooling are well known. Even so, most indigenous/tribal, minority and marginalised children are not provided with appropriate mother-tongue-based multilingual education (MLE) that would enable them to succeed in school and society. Experts from all continents ask why, and show how it CAN be done. The book discusses general principles and challenges in depth and presents case studies from Canada and the USA, northern Europe, Peru, Africa, India, Nepal and elsewhere in Asia. Analysis by leading scholars in th... View more info

Community Participation and Sustainable Forest Development: Global Perspective

By: Ajoy Kumar Bhattacharya

Price: $10.99

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 700611

ISBN: 8170228905

Condition: New


The book is an attempt to examine the phenomena of community participation sustainable forest management and sustainable development with reference to the forest policies, forest acts and other relevant documents of different countries. Different sections and relevant portions of the policy documents have been quoted to perceive the changes in approaches towards the concept of community participation for sustainable forest development. A detailed bibliography has been appended for further advanced studies and research works. Printed Pages: 140. View more info

Water Resource Management : Problems and Prospects

By: Alpana Kateja

Price: $47.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2019

Seller ID: 701671

ISBN: 8131609901

Condition: New


Water Resource Management presents the most intractable challenge for planners and policymakers. Considering the finite nature, increasing demand and deteriorating quality of freshwater, the need to protect and manage this resource properly is crucial. To succeed in the face of this biggest threat to human health and environmental degradation, an integrated approach to freshwater and waste water management is required, which involves innovative and region-specific pathways along with community participation. To attain better development outcomes, water must be made an integral part of all plan... View more info

Early Childhood Care and Education: Law, Policy and Practice

By: Amaresh Chandra Sahoo

Price: $26.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Kaveri Book Service: 2018

Seller ID: 1202316

ISBN: 9789385719097

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 209 View more info

Learning Disability: Uncover the Myths

By: Amit Bajpai & Meenakshi Dwivedi (Authors)

Price: $24.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd:

Seller ID: 111550

ISBN: 9789351282358

Condition: New


Learning disability is a general term that describes specific kinds of learning problems. It can cause a person to have trouble in learning and using certain skills like reading, writing, listening, reasoning etc. Learning Disabilities are present in at least ten per cent of the population yet little is currently known to parents and teachers. The more one know, the more he can help the persons with learning disabilities. When we have a child with learning and attention issues, books can be a huge help. Keeping in the mind, we planned to write a book on learning challenges of students which wo... View more info

Lokavidya Perspectives: A Philosophy of Political Imagination for the Knowledge Age

By: Amit Basole

Price: $22.62

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108980

ISBN: 9789350023310

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 485. View more info

Hunger: Theory, Perspectives and Reality: Analysis Through Participatory Methods

By: Amitava Mukherjee

Price: $30.14

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd: 2002

Seller ID: 700627

ISBN: 817022988X

Condition: New


The book is a rare combination of the analyses of the different theories of hunger and analyses of the state of hunger in India by those who suffer from hunger. The volume brings out compellingly the need to hear the voices of the people. Entitlement and Deprivation thesis of Sen, to the feminists theory explaining hunger have all been critically analysed. And then voices of people (women and men) from villages of Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Orissa have been culled out to show the many dimensions of hunger. The book is unique in comparing and contrasting views of experts with the v... View more info

On Being A Teacher

By: Amrik Singh

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Konark Publication/D.K. Publishers Distributors: 2001

Seller ID: 117747

ISBN: 812200203X

Condition: New


On Being a Teacher is a bold and imaginative attempt atcollecting and editing the experience of over a dozenteacher-scholars of this country. The problems and solutions of theteaching profession at this point of time are highlighted. Thegalaxy of writers include some former vice-chancellors, principalsand educational administrators. Printed Pages: 276. View more info

Higher Education in India: The Social Context

By: Amrik Singh & G.D. Sharma (Ed.)

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Konark Publication/D.K. Publishers Distributors: 1996

Seller ID: 117723

ISBN: 8122001033

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 352. View more info

Higher Education in India: The Institutional Context

By: Amrik Singh & G.D. Sharma (Ed.)

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Konark Publication/D.K. Publishers Distributors: 1996

Seller ID: 117724

ISBN: 8122001165

Condition: New


These two eminently readable books highlight some of the moreincisive writings done on the subject of higher education. Theybring to light the numerous problems faced by academics. Theobjective of this compilation is to focus attention on problemsabout which academics ought to be thinking. G.D. Sharma is currently a Senior Fellow and the Head of Higher Education Unit in the National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration in New Delhi. He has had a varied career in education and has published about thirty research papers and seven books. Printed Pages: 376. View more info

Wombs in Labor: Transnational Commercial Surrogacy in India

By: Amrita Pande

Price: $47.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2018

Seller ID: 701451

ISBN: 9789386552914

Condition: New


Surrogacy is India's new form of outsourcing, as couples from all over the world hire Indian women to bear their children for a fraction of the cost of surrogacy elsewhere with little to no government oversight or regulation. In the first detailed ethnography of India's surrogacy industry, Amrita Pande visits clinics and hostels and speaks with surrogates and their families, clients, doctors, brokers, and hostel matrons in order to shed light on this burgeoning business and the experiences of the laborers within it. Printed Pages: 266. View more info

Cases in Qualitative Research: Research Reports For Discussion and Evaluation

By: Andrea K. Milinki

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Manohar Publishers &Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201196

ISBN: 081535018X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 181 View more info

The Routledge International Companion to Educational Psychology

By: Andrew J. Holliman (Ed.)

Price: $47.35

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Manohar Publishers &Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201351

ISBN: 1138476188

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 351 View more info

Clusters in Urban and Regional Development

By: Andy Cumbers, Danny Mackinnon (Eds)

Price: $51.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2013

Seller ID: 701745

ISBN: 0415568412

Condition: New


Clusters have become a key focus of urban and regional policy in advanced economies as regional specialisation in particular industries has come to be regarded as advantageous in the context of debates about globalization and the knowledge economy. In particular, spatial proximity between associated firms and organisations facilities is claimed to stimulate processes of innovation and learning. Consequently, Governments have promoted dynamic clusters as a means of generating competitive advantage in particular cities and regions. In this collection, these claims are critically assessed by draw... View more info

Entrepreneurship and Social Capital : Relationships and Start-ups in Indian ICT Industry

By: Anirban Sengupta

Price: $42.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2016

Seller ID: 701723

ISBN: 8131607879

Condition: New


In the recent years, India has established its identity in the globalized world as a significant provider of services in the area of information and communication technology. While the fame has primarily come with development of large and respected Indian enterprises operating worldwide, what has widened the scope of this development is the extensive growth of small and medium entrepreneurship in this sector. Quite contrary to various other industries in India, community influences are yet unclear here. However, this does not mean that relationships play no role at all in operation of this ind... View more info

Socio-Psychological Dimensions of Women Education

By: Anju Mathur & S.S. Mathur

Price: $8.85

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2001

Seller ID: 106029

ISBN: 8121207487

Condition: New


Women have been the subject of study from the ancient to modern times. Comments on the nature of women, their ambitions and aspirations, their desires and wishes, their birth and upbringing, their relation with their husbands, paramours, children and relations have been the topic of discussions, comments conversations and investigations throughout the history of mankind. They have been branded as a mysterious creatures as well as devoted moters and self sacrificing wives at various periods of time in which the human civilization has evolved out from its primitive roots to an advanced scientifi... View more info

An Ethical Approach to Practitioner Research

By: Anne Campbell & Susan Groundwater-Smith (Authors)

Price: $26.35

Publisher: New Delh, Routledge/Manohar Publishers &Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201177

ISBN: 0815349297

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 189 View more info

Development

By: Anthony Payne & Nicola Phillips (Authors)

Price: $28.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2018

Seller ID: 701708

ISBN: 8131609677

Condition: New


The concept of development has never been in greater need of analysis and clarification than in the present era. Just about everyone is ‘for’ development as an assumed ‘good’, yet few seem to have a concrete idea of what the term actually entails. Development offers a comprehensive and wide-ranging analysis of the various ways in which this important concept has been used in social and political analysis over the past 200 years. Starting with the classical theories that sought to explain the initial development of the industrialized world, the book moves on to consider the ‘golden ag... View more info

Foundations of External Quality Assurance in Indian Higher Education

By: Antony Stella & A. Gnanam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2003

Seller ID: 701096

ISBN: 8180690482

Condition: New


This quality movement itself being less than a decade old, the literature available based on the Indian context is scarce. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), which was established in 1994 to look into the quality concerns of the Indian higher education, as been busy since its inception in absorbing, evolving and adopting he EQA mechanism and in operationalising them to the Indian context. The authors, who have been associated with this task of NAAC practically from the beginning, have published a series of articles to propagate the concept to gain acceptability. Today wi... View more info

Making the Most of Accreditation: Balancing the National and International Developments in Higher Education

By: Antony Stella & A. Gnanam (Authors)

Price: $50.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2003

Seller ID: 701116

ISBN: 8180690695

Condition: New


This book gives a comprehensive view of the development of adult, continuing and non-formal education in India. It attempts to provide information on almost all aspects of adult education. While the First Chapter, besides defining the terms of adult, continuing and non-formal education, traces the historical development, the Second Chapter is concerned with the National Policy on Adult Education as formulated by the Central Government from time to time. The Third Chapter takes up the planning of the adult education through Five-Year Plans (from First to Ninth Plan). The Fourth and Fifth Chapte... View more info

Mental Health Psycho-Social Perspective (Volume 2: Multi Group Analysis)

By: Anubhuti Dubey & Aradhana Shukla (Authors)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2015

Seller ID: 701121

ISBN: 9789351251705

Condition: New


About the series Mental health issues are the burning concern today because they work hard to make an equilibrium in a person. In this series various aspect and dimensions of mental health has been taken and they are classified in four volumes. Volume One deals with psychological issues and interventions regarding mental health. It is followed by the Second Volume in which an exhaustive analysis of the mental health of multi cultural societies has been made. The Third Volume deals with the strengths and resources that facilitate mental health. Fourth Volume is related with psychological treatm... View more info

Watershed Management: Effective Tool for Sustainable Livelihood

By: Anup Kumar Mohanty

Price: $25.45

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2017

Seller ID: 700551

ISBN: 9789351252795

Condition: New


Among the various sustainable livelihood programmes designed for the overall development of the tribal people of the country, watershed development programme which started in the early 1990s is one of the important programmes. In this programme a lot of money has been invested by various funding agencies for the holistic growth of the stakeholders particularly in rainfed areas. This book minutely analysed the pros and cons of the watershed development programmes undertaken in Koraput district of Odisha. Koraput is one of the most backward districts of the country where the concentration of tri... View more info

A Leap Forward: Capacity Building, Education and India-Afghanistan Cooperation

By: Anwesh Ghosh

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104286

ISBN: 9789381904893

Condition: New


Since 2001, Afghanistan has provided New Delhi an opportunity to underline its role as a regional power. In the rapidly evolving geo-strategic scenario, India was forced to reconstitute and reassess its policies towards Afghanistan. India-Afghanistan Cooperation took a leap forward after the defeat of the Taliban and the installation of an Interim Authority. Indias main focus has been to support the Afghan government and the political process in the country mandated under the Bonn Agreement of 2001. In the past decade, India pursued a policy of high-level engagement with Afghanistan through wi... View more info