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Textbook of Home Science Extension Education
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Santosh Ahlawat, Serene (Gote) Shekhar
xii+218p.,tabls., bib., 23 cm
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Weight :  445 gms
Binding :  E-Book
Height :  23 cm
Width :  15 cm
Imprint :  Daya Publishing House
Year :  2013
 

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ISBN: 9789383048489
Status: In Stock 
Price : Rs 6440.00 (Library)   Buy From Amazon

This is a textbook, written on the basis of new syllabus recommended by 4th Dean’s committee. This book is majorly for undergraduate and postgraduate students in extension education at Home Science College. It shall also serve as reference book for extension students of Agriculture, Veterinary, Forestry, Fisheries, Basic Science etc. in the Universities, College and Institutes. It shall also serve as handbook for Government Departments, Non- Government Organizations, Rural Banks and Cooperatives, Krishi Vigyan Kendras etc. and help them in extension works. This book describes various concepts and methods for extension of information and researches for rural development and solving problems of rural area. This book provides well documented text that describes the role of extension agents in raising the overall living standards of rural families by imparting knowledge and skill, offering technical advice, helping to identify problems and finding opportunities, disseminating information, supporting group formation and planning developmental programmes.

Foreword v
Preface vii
Introduction to Home Science
1. History of Home Science 3
2. Home Science Education: Misconcepts and Scopes 11
Home Science Extension and Rural Development
3. Introduction to Home Science Extension 25
4. Role of Home Science in Rural Development 37
5. Historical Development of Extension Education 40
6. Community Development Programme and Panchayati Raj Institutions 46
7. Women and Child Development Programmes 51
8. Agriculture Development Programmes for Rural Families 62
9. Role of ICAR, SAUs and NGOs in Rural Development 69
Instructional Technology
10. Concept of Teaching and Learning Process 75
11. Classification of Extension Teaching Methods 80
12. Extension Teaching Methods 88
13. Various Extension Teaching Aids 97
Communication and Diffusion of Innovations
14. Communication and its Barriers 111
15. Diffusion of Innovation 118
16. Role of Communication Channels in Diffusion 126
17. Factors Affecting Adoption 129
18. Consequences of Adoption of Innovation 132
Programme Planning, Implementation and Evaluation
19. Basics of Programme Planning 139
20. Principles of Programme Planning 151
21. Steps in Programme Planning 158
22. Rapport Building 164
23. Constraints in Programme Implementation 168
24. Monitoring and Evaluation of Extension Programme 171
25. Training of Leaders 180
26. Participatory Rural Appraisal:Concept and Techniques 189
27. Concept of Five Year Plans and
Rural Development 194
References 201
Sample Question Papers 205

Dr. Serene Shekhar is an Assistant Professor in Department of Extension and Communication Management, ASPEE College of Home Science and Nutrition, at Dantiwada Agricultural University, Sardarkrushinagar, Gujarat.

Dr.Santosh Ahlawat is Professor and Head, Department of Extension and Communication Management, ASPEE College of Home Science and Nutrition at Dantiwada Agricultural University, Sardarkrushinagar, Gujarat.

   

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