Indian Adolescents in the Modernising World

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Overview

  • Author :Margaret Khalakdina
  • Year of Publication :2015
  • ISBN: :9789351250944
  • Language: :English
  • Binding: :Hard Bound
  • No of Pages: XVIII, 158
  • Size: 23 cms
  • Categories: Child Studies, Education, Sociology

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About the Book :

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 thought and behaviour. The theoretical frameworks used in this book to explain the changing adolescent behaviour is drawn upon a number of theories such as Ericson’s lifecycle stages in which the adolescent stage is described as one of a well-formulated identity or a confused one; and the ecological systems theory of Bronfenbrenner in which he provides vivid explanations of behavioural changes as the growing adolescent moves from the micro to the macro ecological systems.


About Author :

Margaret Khalakdina is an independent consultant. She has had a long career in her area of specialisation human development and human ecology. She completed her Ph.D. from Cornell University, New York, US, and is a recipient of fellowships from Syracuse University, Altrusa International and Ford Foundation. She has had a long, distinguished professional career as a teacher of post-graduate student at Lady Irwin College, New Delhi; and Nirmala Niketan College and SNDT Home Science College, Mumbai. She was formerly the Executive Director of the Indian Council or Child Welfare and her last assignment was with the UNICEF in African countries. She is the author of the books Early Child Care in India (1997), sponsored by the Russell Sage Foundation, and Human Development in the Indian Context: A Socio-cultural Focus (two volumes, 2009, 2011). She has also contributed to various publications such as The First Five Years (1998) and journals such as the Indian Journal of Social Work and Journal of Human Ecology.