Category: Child Studies


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School Social Workers: Roles and Contributions in Child Learning

By: Arti Mann

Price: $39.22

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2018

Seller ID: 700762

ISBN: 9789351251224

Condition: New

This book presents a comprehensive and exhaustive scenario of School Social Work in Delhi. With comparative analysis, it shows the responses of various schools with and without social workers towards mental health needs of children and facilitating teaching-learning environment for students. The book deals with perceptions of the head, teacher and children towards school social work. It provides deeper understanding on the roles and functions performed by social workers in schools and the challenges they encounter. The book would be beneficial for social work educators, students and practitio... View more info

Media Utilization for the Development of Women and Children

By: B.S. Thakur & Binod C. Agrawal (Authors)

Price: $10.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2004

Seller ID: 700759

ISBN: 8170222494

Condition: New

Television in India completed 25 years of its existence in September 1984. In its Silver Jubilee Year, the Indian Council of Communication Training and Research organized a national seminar on Media Utilization for the Development of Women and Children in collaboration with UNICEF. The seminar brought into focus the needs and problems of women and children in India and deliberated upon the role television and other media have played and can play hereafter to improve the status of these two neglected segments of the society. This volume contains the papers presented by the participants to the s... View more info

SITE to INSAT: Challenges of Production and Research for Women and Children

By: Binod C. Agrawal & Arbind K. Sinha (Authors)

Price: $13.32

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1986

Seller ID: 700763

ISBN: 8170220564

Condition: New

The Satellite Instructional Television Experiment (SITE) has been looked upon as probably the largest experiment conducted on human communications. What is more the most advanced techniques of research and assessment were used in this experiment. An important outcome of the SITE programme has been the Indian National Satellite transmission system (INSAT) Eight years after the SITE programme was completed, it was thought to assemble those who had worked on the production, research, and planning aspects of SITE to move towards a blue print for a programme matrix for women and children, two vital... View more info

Children's Television in India: A Situational Analysis

By: Binod C. Agrawal & Kiran S. Karnik and C. Lal, K. Vishwanath (Authors)

Price: $5.45

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1999

Seller ID: 700752

ISBN: 817022800X

Condition: New

The Situational Analysis Repot on Children?s Television prepared on the request of UNICEF has brought out a critical review about educational television. The Book provides a set of recommendations to improve the quality of children?s television in India. Written jointly by television producer, media manager, television engineer and communication researcher, the authors emphasized on the team-mode of television production involving experts from various disciplines for quality and meaningful children?s television. This book argues for dedicated children?s programme and communication research as ... View more info

Gender and Peace in Textbooks and Schooling Processes: The Maldivian Experience

By: Gouri Srivastava

Price: $12.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2012

Seller ID: 700754

ISBN: 8180697894

Condition: New

The book Gender and Peace in Textbooks and Schooling Processes: The Maldivian Experience, is based on the project awarded by the Asian Scholarship Foundation (ASF) in 2006-2007 to undertake an in-depth study of textual and contextual situations in the Republic of Maldives. The study is based on exhaustive fieldwork conducted in Male and in the four Atolls Noonu, Baa, Lhaviyani and Gaafu Alifu. The findings of the study highlights that in the scheme of promoting national identity, gender and peace are woven into textbooks of English, Environmental Studies and Social Studies, and in the schoolin... View more info

Vishvakarma's Children

By: Jaya Jaitly

Price: $11.27

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2001

Seller ID: 700764

ISBN: 8170228956

Condition: New

In this book Jaya Jaitly, writer and activist, takes us into the lives of seven craftspeople engaged in the manufacture of seven different crafts in India, to weave a tapestry of beauty and pathos, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi once said, "The Supreme Consideration is Man". It is therefore the human being, the human spirit, human potential and human aspirations that need to be understood in order to guide policies for the development of the craft sector. Printed Pages: 166. View more info

Child Space: An Anthropological Exploration of Young People's Use of Space

By: Karen Malone

Price: $32.53

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2007

Seller ID: 700751

ISBN: 818069433X

Condition: New

This compendium of ten essays makes an anthropological exploration of the meaning and use of space through the lives of children and young people in a variety of global settings and in the ways in which they construct their environmental identities. Focusing on one or all the four characteristics of the environmental identities physical, social, natural and learning child, these stories of children's use of space are rich with diversity and contracts, and focus on spatial networks and relations, connections between space, time and a sense of place, and the way space users negotiate and constru... View more info

Communication for Gender Sensitization: The Value Discussion Approach

By: Manisha Pathak Shelat

Price: $12.71

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2004

Seller ID: 700753

ISBN: 8180690202

Condition: New

This study evaluates the effectiveness of Value Discussion Model in Communication for gender equality among adolescents. Focusing on attitude towards gender equality, gender stereotyping, value judgment and value clarification it also analyses the influence of sex of the subject, profession of parents, education of parents and type of family on effectiveness of Value Discussion Model. The book will be of great interest to researchers, educationists, teachers, parents and organisations working for gender equality. Printed Pages: 212. View more info

Indian Adolescents in the Modernising World

By: Margaret Khalakdina

Price: $28.78

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2015

Seller ID: 700757

ISBN: 9789351250944

Condition: New

In the current fast changing and modernising world, the interaction between the developed and the developing world is reflected in the changing behaviour of the adolescent in India. The Indian adolescent is betwixt and between traditionality and modernity. They, therefore, exhibit both old and new values. This has affected the interaction between the older and the younger generations. The latter tend to posit their behaviour on the idiomatic expression of the culture. The adolescent’s phylogenitic behaviour is the same all over the world; the differences are mainly in their ontogenetic thoug... View more info

The Law of Two Child Norm in Panchayats

By: Nirmala Buch

Price: $11.39

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2006

Seller ID: 700758

ISBN: 8180692612

Condition: New

This book seeks to examine the law of two-child norm for contesting Panchayat elections and to continue after being elected in the total context of rural women in the traditional patriarchal society. It explores the consequences of its implementation in five states Andhra Pradesh, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa and Rajasthan. Further assessing the efficacy of the two-child norm to influence reproductive choices, it also analyses its negative implications on the status of women, the precarious child sex ratio and women's participation in governance. The book will be of great interest and use f... View more info

Mid Day Meal Scheme and School Education: Planning Implementation and Effectiveness

By: P.C. Sikligar

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2011

Seller ID: 700760

ISBN: 8180697878

Condition: New

Education is the root of modernisation and human development. It is a process of learning that continues throughout the life promoting mobilisation and encouraging people to participate in all activities. Through National Programme on Nutritional Support to Primary Education, the mid day meal scheme has been implemented since August 1995 in the entire country so as to boost universalisation of primary education. This scheme gives a great relief to the parents who are economically not sound. This book in particular is the outcome of the study on strategies adopted in implementation of mid-day m... View more info

Psycho-Social Dynamics of Blind Students

By: Ranjita Dawn

Price: $30.21

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2011

Seller ID: 700761

ISBN: 8180697819

Condition: New

The book aims at assessing and analyzing if the type of educational placement integrated and non-integrated produced any significant influence and differences among adolescent blind and sighted students in respect of their self-esteem, adjustment and academic achievement. The interaction pattern and self-perception of blind students at school has been looked into from the socialo constructivest perspective of disability to analyze of experiences of schooling for children with disability are mediated through school practices and processes rather than the physical impairment itself. This work ha... View more info

Gender Bias, Missing Girls and Population Inbalance

By: Sneh Sangwan & Randhir Singh Sangwan and Mahima (Authors)

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2015

Seller ID: 700755

ISBN: 8180699994

Condition: New

Even in 21st century, sex imbalance, sex discrimination, female foeticide, and sexselective abortions continue unabated despite the efforts made by governments (Union as well as State) from time to time. The book, based on empirical research, is intended to examine differentials in sex composition and to plead for balancing of population sex component with specific reference to the State of Haryana, which always stood for adverse sex ratio, indicating status of women in the society. This volume raises the emotive issue of thousands of missing girls in a developed State of Haryana who fail to a... View more info

Gender Role in Communication Style

By: Vijai N. Giri

Price: $51.28

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2004

Seller ID: 700756

ISBN: 8180691330

Condition: New

This study analyses the impact of certain personality characteristics like gender role self perception, self disclosure, and self esteem on communication styles. Sex role, self disclosure, and self esteem have been examined in relation with their communication behaviours. The study has documented in detail the earlier researches done in the area of gender and communication. Using Bem Sex Role Inventory, Masculine and Feminine Self Disclosure Scale, Rosenberg Self Esteem Scale, and Communication Style Profile Test, data were collected. Sample characteristics and test administration have been de... View more info