Foundation Course-II

Student Price : Rs.125

Student Dollar Price : 5$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2009

No. Of Pages : 272

About The Book

This book contains a total of twelve chapters covering topics related to human rights, ecology, scientific and technological development. Latest factual and research data has been incorporated in a non-technical language which students and teachers would find not only interesting but also highly informative. The 12 chapter of this text are divided into four sections dealing with issues related to Human Right, Nature and development of Science, ecology and Technology Advancements and its Applications.

Book Content of Foundation Course-II
  1. Human Rights Constituents
  2. Laws Relating to Human Rights
  3. Mechanisms to Protect and Promote Human Rights in India
  4. Role of Non-Government Organisations in Protecting Human Rights
  5. Introduction to Science
  6. Theories Discoveries and Inventions of renowned Scientists towards
    Growth of Science
  7. Nature of Ecology
  8. Environment and Health
  9. Impact of Development Projects on Health and Environment
  10. Environment Protection
  11. Technological Advancement : Recent Advances
  12. Misuse of Science and Technology

About The Author

Dr. Vipan B. Kumar is associated with R.D. National College, Bandra, Mumbai as the Reader and Head of the Department of Psychology and is an internationally recognised scholar. He holds a Postgraduate as well as a Doctorate Degree from University of Mumbai in Clinical Psychology. He also has a degree in Law and done his Ph.D. in the area of Personality Disorder and has considerable experience in the area of teaching, training and consultancy. His areas of interest include: Borderline Personality Disorder, Anger Disorders, Suicide, Sexuality, Cognitive Therapy, Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy, Mental Health Policy, and Happiness. He has written more than a dozen research papers and co-authored more than 30 books, some of which are prescribed as textbooks. He was awarded Summer Fellowship in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy in the year 2002 by Albert Ellis Institute, New York, USA and was trained under Albert Ellis and Janet Wolfe. He has also undergone training under Marsha Linehan in Dialectal Behaviour .    

Dr. Vipan B. Kumar is associated with R.D. National College, Bandra, Mumbai as the Reader and Head of the Department of Psychology and is an internationally recognised scholar. He holds a Postgraduate as well as a Doctorate Degree from University of Mumbai in Clinical Psychology. He also has a degree in Law and done his Ph.D. in the area of Personality Disorder and has considerable experience in the area of teaching, training and consultancy. His areas of interest include: Borderline Personality Disorder, Anger Disorders, Suicide, Sexuality, Cognitive Therapy, Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy, Mental Health Policy, and Happiness. He has written more than a dozen research papers and co-authored more than 30 books, some of which are prescribed as textbooks. He was awarded Summer Fellowship in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy in the year 2002 by Albert Ellis Institute, New York, USA and was trained under Albert Ellis and Janet Wolfe. He has also undergone training under Marsha Linehan in Dialectal Behaviour Therapy, Seattle, USA in February 2003.     

He has been on the Editorial Board of a few magazines and journals and has been a founder member of few organisations, magazines and journals.     

He has considerable teaching experience having taught wide variety of student population groups. He has taught students of Arts, Science, Commerce and Management faculties. He has also taught students of Engineering and Medical faculties as well as those appearing for IAS exams. He has been a visiting faculty at Jai Hind College, MMK College, Patkar College, St. Andrew`s College, Mumbai as well as State Institute ofAdmini strative Careers of Government of Maharashtra.   

He is an active member of Family Planning Association of India and Council of Sex Education and Parenthood International (CSEPI). He has won awards for his research work at National Conferences of Sexology in 2002 (held in Chennai), 2003 (held in New Delhi), 2005 (held in Hyderabad), and 2007 (held in Nagpur). He has also presented papers in international conferences, especially those related to reproductive health, global warming and happiness economics.   

He has also delivere

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