Communication Technology for Development

Parveen Pannu, Yuki Azaad Tomar

ISBN: 9789389583922

INR 455

Description

The book so painstakingly authored vividly encompasses all aspects of communication and their effective uses. The book no doubt would prove immensely useful to learners, planners and practitioners of mass media for socio-economic development.

 

Part I: Introduction To ICTS

  • Introduction to ICTs

 

Part II: Living in an Information Society

  • ICTs and Information Society
  • Accessing ICTs
  • Professional Communication and ICT

 

Part III: ICTs for Development

  • Development and Communication
  • ICTs for Development
  • Media Advocacy Campaign for Social Change and Development

 

Part IV: Internet—An ICT

  • Internet
  • Email
  • World Wide Web (www)
  • Chat, Blog and Twitter: The New Mantras of Communication
  • Internet for Development

 

Part V: Wireless Communication: The Future Beckons

  • Satellite and Wireless Technology

 

Part VI: e-newsletter: An ICT

  • e-newsletter
  • Online Journalism

 

Part VII: Radio: An ICT

  • Radio: Overview and Programming
  • Community, Internet and Satellite Radios as ICTs

 

Part VIII: Using Photography and Video as an ICT

  • Using Still Images in Development
  • Using Moving Images for Development

 

Part IX: Television: An ICT

  • Television Overview and Programming
  • Crucial Role of Television in Development

 

Part X: Cinema

  • Cinema for Social Change
  • Cinema for Appreciation

 

Part XI: Mobile Telephony: Revolutionizing Communication Scenario

  • Know the Mobile Telephone

 

Part XII: Convergence of ICTs

  • Convergence in Information Communication Technologies: An Emerging Phenomenon
  • India's Communication Landscape

 

Part XIII: Critique of Using ICTs for Development

  • Critique of Using ICTs for Development

 

Index