Development and Social Justice: A Legal Perspective
Rao, Priya (Dr.)
List Price : US$ 38.80 Our Price : US$ 31.04
You Save 20% + FREE DELIVERY WORLDWIDE
Book ID : 39946
ISBN-10 : 81-7835-927-8 / 8178359278
ISBN-13 : 978-81-7835-927-4 / 9788178359274
of Publication :
of Publication :
Edition : (First Edition)
Language : English
ii, 264p., Illus., Index, 23 cm.
CONTENTS:- 1. Justice Delivery System: Accessibility to Common Man 2. Human Rights and Rights of Children in India 3. Examination: A Process of Learning 4. Exemptions to Right to Information 5. Constitutional Provisions for Affirmative Action: A Review 6. Legal Literacy and Women Empowerment 7. Governance of Higher Education: Promoting Social Cohesion 8. Protective Discrimination and Equality before Law 9. Criteria for Social and Educational Backwardness: A Review 10. The Politics of Legislation and OBC Reservations 11. Gender Budget and Women Education 12. Vision of Higher Education in India: A Policy Review 13. Laws, Enforcement and Disasters in Urban Areas 14. The Politics of Global Warming 15. Protection of Girl Children: A National Cause
The book consists of articles on Development and Social Change in the contemporary context with detailed discussions on various issues involved. The issues range from upliftment of women, children and weaker-sections in the society to environmental challengers such as disaster management and global warming scenario. It is educative and enlightening as the author analysed issues from a socio-legal perspective and makes objective recommendations on each topic. The book will be an excellent aid for understanding constitutional issues involved in legislations for social justice, empowerment of women and protection of child rights in the country. The ubiquitous presence of politics and vested interests that effect the priorities and schemes of the state was critically analyzed by the author. The areas of focus for a concerted positive action were highlighted in all these articles.