Missing ‘Apu’ in present Global Childhood and its impact


Harasankar Adhikari

Abstract


This short communication tried to compare today’s childhood with “APU”, childhood during colonial rule of India. Familial and societal changes are the prime cause of changing childhood and it may be considered as an effect of globalisation. Parenting and single child politics are the cause violent and deviant childhood. So, up-bringing process of child should not depend on materials.


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Title

Missing ‘Apu’ in present Global Childhood and its impact

Date

18-03-2017

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Journal

Innovare Journal of Social Sciences
VOL 5 ISSUE 2 MARCH-APRIL 2017 Page:

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2347-5544

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Harasankar Adhikari
Social Worker
India

 

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