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EDUCATIONINEMERGINGINDIANSOCIETY:THECHALLENGESANDISSUES,

SECONDEDITION
ByGHOSH,SUNANDA,MOHAN,RADHA

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ISBN:9788120351684
Pages:248
Binding:PaperBack
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DESCRIPTION
This thoroughly revised and updated text, now in its SecondEdition,is intended as a textbook for
undergraduate students of Education. The book provides a detailed insight into the stages of
evolutionofEducationinthecountryandtheongoingtrendsinthefield.
Thebook,dividedintotwentyfivechapters,continuestoexplainthehistoryofIndianeducation,its
severalcommissions, the issues that beset primary, secondary, higher and adult education, national
integrationandinternationalunderstanding,democracy,humanrights,valuecrisis,therecenttrends
ofglobalisation,andthechangesbroughtintotheeducationandtechnology.
NewtothesecondEdition
ThetextnowincorporatesanewchapteronTwentyFirstCentury.TheWayForward,whichtalks
abouttherecenttrendsinthefield.
New Sections on Formal Education, Informal Education, Aims of Education, Philosophies of
Education, Free and Compulsory Education as Fundamental Right and RTE Act of 2010, Different
Boards of Educations, Recommendation of National Knowledge Commission (2008), Rationale for
SecondaryEducation,HigherEducationInstitutions,IssuesandLimitationsofEnvironmentalEducation
andNonformalEducationhavebeenaddedinvariouschapters.
Severalsectionshavebeenupdatedtoprovidethereaderwiththelatestinformationtakingplace
inthefieldofEducation.

CONTENTS
PrefacePrefacetotheFirstEdition
1.Education:ItsNatureandAims
2.PhilosophyandEducation
3.ContemporaryIndianSociety
4.SocietyandCulture
5.AgenciesofEducation
6.TheTeacher
7.IndianEducationthroughAges

8.EducationCommitteeReportssinceIndependence
9.TheIndianConstitutionandEducation
10.VariousBoardsofEducation
11.PreprimaryEducation
12.PrimaryEducation
13.SecondaryEducation
14.HigherEducation
15.AdultEducation
16.Democracy,HumanRights,ChildrenRightsandEducation
17.EnvironmentalEducation
18.SocialChange,SustainableDevelopmentandEducation
19.PopulationEducation
20.EducationforNationalIntegration
21.EducationforPeaceandInternationalUnderstanding
22.ValueEducation
23.SomeStatutoryBodies
24.ReviewoftheIssuesandChallengesofIndianEducation
25.TwentyFirstCentury.TheWayForward
Index
ABOUTTHEAUTHOR(s)
RADHAMOHAN,PhD,isformerPrincipal,RajalakshmiCollegeofEducation,Chennai.Earlier,shewas
Reader,StellaMatutinaCollegeofEducation,Chennai.Dr.RadhaMohanhasauthoredseveralbooks
on Education, which have been widely appreciated by the teaching community. Being a passionate
researcher on teacher education, she has widely contributed through her publications in reputed
researchjournals.Dr.RadhaMohanisamuchsoughtafterresearchguide.
SUNANDAGHOSH, PhD (Education), is former Principal, and Professor of Education, Stella Matutina
College of Education, Chennai. With more than four decades of teaching experience, Dr. Ghosh has
acquiredadeepinsightintothesubject,andisworkingasaguestfacultyforMACCollegeofNursing.
She has published several articles on Education in national journals, and has been awarded gold
medalsforhercreativewritings.Apartfromthat,Dr.GhoshhasauthoredvariousbooksonEducation
andCounselling.

2015/248pp./16.024.1cm/ISBN9788120351684/Rs.295.00

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