Authored By: K. Sabukuttan, Resmi Varghese & Asmy Antony K.A.
Year of Publication: 2017
|Pages: 124||Binding: Hardback(HB)|
Category: Women Studies
|Price in Rs. 420.00||Price in (USA) $. 33.6|
This book throw light on various aspects of women empowerment and indeed, discuss on the challenges and successes interwoven in the journey for empowering womenfolk.It help in sensitizing the society about gender justice, imparting confidence in womenfolk, thereby mould excellent women personalities, academicians and professionals who can contribute a lot to the overall development of the nation. The book include discussions on various perspectives on women empowerment which help the readers to identify certain positive aspects regarding the topic,that will surely help them to contribute a lot in empowering women through promotion of gender equality and gender justice. The book set a platform in building confidence and leadership in young women which can result in immense developments in the world where we live in.
The editors hope that this book will to bring to the reader’s awareness the importance of the topic, and the usefulness of some of the areas studied under this domain selected by the paper presenters.
Dr. K. Sabukuttan has completed M.A History, MPhil History, PhD(History),M.A Politics, M.A.Sociology, M.A.Philosophy and Diploma in TCI. He is serving as Head of the Department of Life Long Learning & Extension, M.G. University, Kottayam.He is aResearch Guide in School of Gandhian Thought and Development Studies and also serving as Programme Co-ordinator of the National Service Scheme of M. G. University. He has authored two books:C.Krishnan and Social Change in Kerala and Adult Education and Personal Development.He has membership in several professional bodies/Govt. support bodies/ R & D agencies. He has published more than 20 papers in books/journals of National and International importance. He is the recipient of the Indira Gandhi National Service Scheme Award Twice from the Hon’ble President of India.He is the recipient of the State Govt. Award from the Department of Higher Education six times.He has received Sarojini Damodaran Foundation Award twice for the incredible contribution towards the propagation of Organic Farming. He has received IPCAI National Award for the outstanding contributions in the field of Community Organisation through National Service Scheme of Mahatma Gandhi University in November 2016. He is the recipient of the Youth Promotion Award 2014 from the Centre for Research and Action (CIRA) in recognition of Significant Contribution in the field of Youth Development. He has receivedCertificate of Honour for the incredible contributions in Social Service for the years 2012-13, 2013-14 and 2014-15 by Kerala Action Force, Anwar Pain and Palliative Care and IMA Madhya Kerala. He is the recipient of the Life time Achievement Award 2014 for promotion of Yoga and Naturopathy from the Indian Martial Arts Academy Thrissur, Kerala. He has also received the Kamaladalam Award in 2016. He has received “Synergy Award” in 2016. He has 27 years of teaching experience in higher education field. He has motivated, trained and guided 900 programme officers (faculty members) of the affiliated colleges under Mahatma Gandhi University and 2000 NSS Volunteer Secretaries of the 100 affiliated colleges of Mahatma Gandhi University. He served as the Resource Person in the Empanelled Training Center, Rajagiri, Ernakulam the only training centre in Kerala for National Service SchemeProgramme Officer of all universities and Directorate of Kerala. He has guided 30 projects of the Post graduate students of the University of Kerala. He has 9 years’ experience as the Programme Co-ordinator of Mahatma Gandhi University, 9 years’ experience as the Assistant Director, Department of Adult Continuing Education/Department of Lifelong Learning and Extension and 1 year experience as the Students Services Director of Mahatma Gandhi University. He has 12 years’ experience as Academic Counsellor at the Indira Gandhi Open UniversityStudy Centre, Kollam, 2 years’ experience as Co-ordinator, Institute of Distance Education, Study Centre, Kollam and 8 years’ experience as National Service Scheme, Programme Officer at S.N.Colleges under the University of Kerala.