Monthly Archives: January 2016

The greatest disappointment of Gandhi’s life

The greatest disappointment of Gandhi’s life Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A. (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India. “Generations to come, it may well be, will scarce believe that such a man as this one ever in flesh … Continue reading

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SWAMI VIVEKANAND ON EDUCATION

  Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A. (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India. “Swamiji harmonized the East and the West, religion and science, past and present.  And that is why he is great.  Our countrymen have gained unprecedented … Continue reading

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The Concept of Modernization

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A. (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India The term ‘Modernization’ is a broader and complex term. It is a process by which modern scientific knowledge is introduced in the society with the ultimate … Continue reading

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SOCIAL CHANGE- THEORETICAL RATIONALE

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A. (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India Theorists of social change agree that in most concrete sense of the word ‘change’, every social system is changing all the time. The composition of the … Continue reading

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THE CONCEPT OF SOCIAL CHANGE

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A. (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India The problem of social change is one of the central foci of sociological inquiry. It is so complex and so significant in the life of individual … Continue reading

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Socialization – Theoretical Rationale

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A. (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India There have been quite a variety of definitions and theories of socialization. Some of these approaches are presented here as definitional variety is often informative. Symbolic Interaction-ism – … Continue reading

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SOCIALIZATION- Concept, Types, and Agencies

Dr. V.K.Maheshwari, M.A. (Socio, Phil) B.Sc. M. Ed, Ph.D. Former Principal, K.L.D.A.V.(P.G) College, Roorkee, India The human infant comes into the world as biological organism is govern by instinctive needs. He is gradually molded into a social being and he learns … Continue reading

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