Warning: include(domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 921

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 921

Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > History > Science > Growth and Physical Changes During Adolescence among Bhil Boys of Rajasthan (A Rare Book)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Growth and Physical Changes During Adolescence among Bhil Boys of Rajasthan (A Rare Book)
Pages from the book
Growth and Physical Changes During Adolescence among Bhil Boys of Rajasthan (A Rare Book)
Look Inside the Book
Description
Preface

Great areas of ignorance about the detailed aspects of human physical growth and development are remained open for the progress of future research. In India, meaningful planned studies on this aspect are of immediate importance because of their applied value and national significance. These studies or surveys are needed especially in a developing country like India where there are innumerable ethnic groups with wide range of genetic variation, socio-economic and cultural differences. The present study, ‘Adolescent growth and physical changes among Bhil boys of Rajasthan’, has been under- taken in view of the above reasons with the following special features.

1 That, the study is first of its kind in the country where much attention is given for understanding the particular phase of human growth curve namely ‘adolescence’ by controlling the factors like, ethnicity, culture, social class and nutrition.
2 first such major study on any tribal group of India.
3 first in the series to link up nutrition for evaluation of growth in children.
4 the only study where large samples (l00 in each age group) considered for any ethnic group, and
5 the only study which has been subjected to large number of body measurements to understand the patterns of growth in wider context and meaningful grouping of growth characteristics.

This project report is the outcome of my research investigation con- ducted during 1978—80 at the Anthropological Survey of India, Western Region, Udaipur. I am grateful to the Director, Anthropological Survey of India, for the grant of the project and providing me with all necessary facilities. I am also thankful to him for his kind permission to utilise the data of this project for my doctoral thesis. I wish to express my sincere thanks to Dr. A. K. Danda, Dr. B.B. Goswami, Dr. P.K. Misra, Dr. R. S. Mann and Dr. B. R. Ghosh of Anthropological Survey of India who at times have shown keen interest in my work and rendered all possible help towards successful completion of this study.

I am grateful to Prof. D.P. Mukherjee, former Deputy Director, Anthropological Survey of India, Calcutta, for his guidance, advice and encouragement. Special thanks are due to Sri Kamal Kant Bagai, Anthropologist, Anthropological Survey of India, Mysore, for his keen supervision of this project work at the Regional Office, Western Region, Udaipur. Last but not least, I am also thankful to Sri P.K Bhaskaran, and Sri W.M. Kale for their active co-operation in tracing and making Photostat copies of the figures.

 

Contents

 

  Preface v
  List of tables ix
  Section One: Introduction 1
  Section Two: Material and Methods 3
  Section Three: Results and Discussion 12
  Section Four: Data Comparison 31
  Section Five: Physical Changes 35
  Section Six: Nutritional Assessment 48
  Section Seven: Summary and Conclusion 53
  List of reference 57
  Figures 61

Sample Pages




Growth and Physical Changes During Adolescence among Bhil Boys of Rajasthan (A Rare Book)

Deal 20% Off
Item Code:
NAB846
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
1989
Language:
English
Size:
9.8 inch X 6.5 inch
Pages:
90
Other Details:
Weight of the Book:310 gms
Price:
$29.00
Discounted:
$23.20   Shipping Free
You Save:
$5.80 (20%)
Look Inside the Book
Be the first to rate this product
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Growth and Physical Changes During Adolescence among Bhil Boys of Rajasthan (A Rare Book)
From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 7763 times since 27th Mar, 2018
Preface

Great areas of ignorance about the detailed aspects of human physical growth and development are remained open for the progress of future research. In India, meaningful planned studies on this aspect are of immediate importance because of their applied value and national significance. These studies or surveys are needed especially in a developing country like India where there are innumerable ethnic groups with wide range of genetic variation, socio-economic and cultural differences. The present study, ‘Adolescent growth and physical changes among Bhil boys of Rajasthan’, has been under- taken in view of the above reasons with the following special features.

1 That, the study is first of its kind in the country where much attention is given for understanding the particular phase of human growth curve namely ‘adolescence’ by controlling the factors like, ethnicity, culture, social class and nutrition.
2 first such major study on any tribal group of India.
3 first in the series to link up nutrition for evaluation of growth in children.
4 the only study where large samples (l00 in each age group) considered for any ethnic group, and
5 the only study which has been subjected to large number of body measurements to understand the patterns of growth in wider context and meaningful grouping of growth characteristics.

This project report is the outcome of my research investigation con- ducted during 1978—80 at the Anthropological Survey of India, Western Region, Udaipur. I am grateful to the Director, Anthropological Survey of India, for the grant of the project and providing me with all necessary facilities. I am also thankful to him for his kind permission to utilise the data of this project for my doctoral thesis. I wish to express my sincere thanks to Dr. A. K. Danda, Dr. B.B. Goswami, Dr. P.K. Misra, Dr. R. S. Mann and Dr. B. R. Ghosh of Anthropological Survey of India who at times have shown keen interest in my work and rendered all possible help towards successful completion of this study.

I am grateful to Prof. D.P. Mukherjee, former Deputy Director, Anthropological Survey of India, Calcutta, for his guidance, advice and encouragement. Special thanks are due to Sri Kamal Kant Bagai, Anthropologist, Anthropological Survey of India, Mysore, for his keen supervision of this project work at the Regional Office, Western Region, Udaipur. Last but not least, I am also thankful to Sri P.K Bhaskaran, and Sri W.M. Kale for their active co-operation in tracing and making Photostat copies of the figures.

 

Contents

 

  Preface v
  List of tables ix
  Section One: Introduction 1
  Section Two: Material and Methods 3
  Section Three: Results and Discussion 12
  Section Four: Data Comparison 31
  Section Five: Physical Changes 35
  Section Six: Nutritional Assessment 48
  Section Seven: Summary and Conclusion 53
  List of reference 57
  Figures 61

Sample Pages




Post a Comment
 
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Growth and Physical Changes During Adolescence among Bhil Boys of... (History | Books)

Drug Addiction In Male Adolescents : In Psychological Perspectives
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: IDI914
$36.00$28.80
You save: $7.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Negotiating Adolescence in Rural Bangladesh (A Journey through School, Love and Marriage)
Deal 20% Off
by Nicoletta Del Franco
Hardcover (Edition: 2012)
Zubaan Publications
Item Code: NAG214
$36.00$28.80
You save: $7.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
You And Your Teenager (A Guide to Ideal Upbringing and Development of a Child)
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAF192
$9.00$7.20
You save: $1.80 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Supreme God and God
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAE711
$10.00$8.00
You save: $2.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Your Food And Its Utilisation (Set of 5 Books)
Paperback (Edition: 2010)
Indira Gandhi National Open University
Item Code: NAG293
$57.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Problem Child: How To Care For Him?
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAE159
$16.00$12.80
You save: $3.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Penguin Book of Schooldays: Recess
by Palash Krishna Mehrotra
Paperback (Edition: 2008)
Penguin Books India
Item Code: IHL374
$29.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Please, Mom ! Its's My Life
Deal 20% Off
by Dr. Jaideep Singh Chadha
Paperback (Edition: 150)
Pustak Mahal
Item Code: NAI494
$13.00$10.40
You save: $2.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Art: The Basis of Education
by Devi Prasad
Paperback (Edition: 2020)
National Book Trust
Item Code: IDG302
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Arguments for the Existence of God
by Kireet Joshi
Paperback (Edition: 2009)
Shubhra Ketu Foundation
Item Code: NAC813
$21.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Tales of Athiranippadam
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAI347
$36.00$28.80
You save: $7.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Playing with Fire (Feminist Thought and Activism Through Seven Lives in India)
Deal 20% Off
by Sangtin writers
Hardcover (Edition: 2006)
Zubaan Publications
Item Code: NAG069
$36.00$28.80
You save: $7.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
I’ve started receiving many of the books I’ve ordered and every single one of them (thus far) has been fantastic - both the books themselves, and the execution of the shipping. Safe to say I’ll be ordering many more books from your website :)
Hithesh, USA
I have received the book Evolution II.  Thank you so much for all of your assistance in making this book available to me.  You have been so helpful and kind.
Colleen, USA
Thanks Exotic India, I just received a set of two volume books: Brahmasutra Catuhsutri Sankara Bhasyam
I Gede Tunas
You guys are beyond amazing. The books you provide not many places have and I for one am so thankful to have found you.
Lulian, UK
This is my first purchase from Exotic India and its really good to have such store with online buying option. Thanks, looking ahead to purchase many more such exotic product from you.
Probir, UAE
I received the kaftan today via FedEx. Your care in sending the order, packaging and methods, are exquisite. You have dressed my body in comfort and fashion for my constrained quarantine in the several kaftans ordered in the last 6 months. And I gifted my sister with one of the orders. So pleased to have made a connection with you.
EB Cuya FIGG, USA
Thank you for your wonderful service and amazing book selection. We are long time customers and have never been disappointed by your great store. Thank you and we will continue to shop at your store
Michael, USA
I am extremely happy with the two I have already received!
Robert, UK
I have just received the top and it is beautiful 
Parvathi, Malaysia
I received ordered books in perfect condition. Thank You!
Vladimirs, Sweden
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2021 © Exotic India