A comprehensive study on the importance of ICT in rural education There are many challenges faced in effective Information and Communication Technology (ICT) implementation for rural development. This book contains policy recommendations to help drive and stimulate innovation and creativity throu..
The present book, Electronics & Communications is comprehensive introduction and description of various important electronic components and gadgets like Transistor, Transformer, Capacitor, Inductor, Resistor, Television, Internet besides Newspapers and Magazines etc.
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A valuable resource for creating distance education programs for radio, TV, Internet and mobile, using an entertainment-education approach.This volume explains how to integrate education into an entertaining format so that it holds people's attention while enabling them to improve their health and l..
The book demonstrates how to create RADIO DRAMAS that encourage people to make positive behavioral changes to improve their lives.It provides instructions, examples, and samples on the creation of serial or stand-alone radio dramas that will attract the attention of audiences.The book teaches people..
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This book critically examines directed social change theory and practice while presenting a conceptual framework of development communication to address inequality and injustice i..
This completely revised edition builds on the framework provided by the earlier text. It traces the history of development communication, presents and critiques diverse approaches and their proponents, and provides ideas and models for development communication in the new century...
This book takes a fresh look at development communication in the Indian context. Charting its international history and discussing the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) that evolved as part of the phenomenon of globalization, it links the history of India's development with development communicati..
How do drama serials communicate development goals and achieve dramatic impact? What is involved in translating storylines, such as those from the BBC's longest running radio soap opera, The Archers, for diverse local cultural contexts? Can drama serials bring about positive social change? This book..
This very readable book describes the recent social changes in Indian society, resulting from the various applications of new communication technologies. The authors discuss the various processes at work in the country both at the governmental level and in private enterprise, the rapid technological..
Anyone who visits India or China will puzzle over their vast media systems. Though they exercise immense influence, the world knows very little about the media landscape in the two countries. The world's two most populous countries, comprising close to 40 per cent of the global population, have disp..
The book analyses the role of media and communication in negotiating the meaning of environment and sustainability in the developmental context of India. As part of the global development discourse, it has become necessary to refocus on the meanings attributed to environment, sustainability, and sus..