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Author Kumar, Vipan B
Title Social Awareness, Self Awareness, Personality Development and Current Affairs
Imprint Mumbai : Himalaya Publishing House, 2010
©2010
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Descript 1 online resource (354 pages)
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Note COVER -- CONTENTS -- SECTION -I -- SOCIAL AWARENESS,SELF AWARENESS AND PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT -- BASIC HUMAN VALUES -- INTERGROUP CONFLICTS -- STATUS OF WOMEN IN INDIA -- POPULATION, POVERTY,UNEMPLOYMENT AND ILLITERACY -- HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT -- CORRUPTION -- POLLUTION -- ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME[AIDS] -- DRUG AND ALCOHOL ADDICTION AND SMOKING -- PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED AND SENIOR CITIZENS PROBLEMS -- ROLE OF HEREDITY AND ENVIRONMENT IN INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT -- MATURITY AND SELF-ACTUALIZATION CRITERIA -- MANAGEMENT OF CONFLICT, STRESS AND TIME -- REALISTIC GOAL SETTING AND CAREER PLANNING -- PSYCHOLOGY OF WINNING -- SECTION -II -- CURRENT AFFAIRS
The book contains a total of eight chapters covering topics related to social awareness and personality development. The eight chapters of this book can be divided into four parts. This book deals with topics like An Overview of Indian Society and Contemporary Issues, Growing Social Problems and Role of NGOs, Emerging Issues of Globalisation and Indian Society and topics concerned with Self and Society covering issues such as heredity v/s, environment, management of conflict and stress, realistic goal setting, time management, significance of aptitude tests, IQ v/s. EQ, etc. There are also two tests, one dealing with assessment of self actualisation in Chapter 6 and another dealing with emotional intelligence in Chapter 8. The Foundation Course is a compulsory paper at the first and second year level in the faculty of Arts, Science and Commerce. The course was introduced more than 2 decades ago for many reasons. One of the major objectives for introducing this course was to make the students aware of the various socio-economic issues that are important for our society and which directly or indirectly influence us. The foundation course also contains topics which are relevant for increasing our self understanding and our psychological development. The subject of foundation course also deals with increasing onès Social and Self Awareness that collectively develops our personality
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Kumar, Vipan B. Social Awareness, Self Awareness, Personality Development and Current Affairs Mumbai : Himalaya Publishing House,c2010 9789350245699
Subject Chaotic behavior in systems -- Popular works.;Science -- Popular works
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