Modern Education - An Instrument of Social Change

Authors(1) :-Suman Singh

The role of education as an agent or instrument of social change and social development is widely recognized today. Social change may take place - when humans need change when the existing social system or network of social institutions fails to meet the existing human needs and when new materials suggest better ways of meeting human needs. According to Maclver social change takes place as a response to many types of changes that take place in the social and nonsocial environment. Education can initiate social changes by bringing about a change in outlook and attitude of man.

Authors and Affiliations

Suman Singh
Suman Singh Research Scholar, Department of Education, Banasthali University, Banasthali, Rajastha, India

Education, Social Change, Society, Family, Instrument

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 7 | March-April 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 104-110
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1844203
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Suman Singh, " Modern Education - An Instrument of Social Change, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 4, Issue 7, pp.104-110, March-April-2018.
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