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Human Resources Development
Experiences, Interventions, Strategies

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  • T. V. Rao - Chairman, TVRLS, Ahmedabad, India

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Human Resource Management

December 1995 | 392 pages | SAGE India
It is a widely accepted fact that human resources play a crucial role in the development of nations. Those countries which have developed their people by investing in sectors such as education,health, and science and technology, have achieved considerable success.Whenever they face a resource crunch,most developing nations tend to make human resource development(HRD) choices haphazardly rather than in continuous and planned manner, especially in terms of identifying human resources sectors and target groups, and in choosing appropriate processes.
Foreword

Mohan Kaul
Preface

 
 
I. THE CHALLENGE OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
Human Resource Development: Concepts and Background

 
Human Resources and Economic Development

 
Strategic Interventions: An Overview

 
 
II. STRATEGIC INTERVENTION IN HRD SECTORS AND TARGET GROUPS
Health

 
Basic Education

 
Adult Education

 
Technical and Vocational Education

 
Higher Education

 
Science and Technology

 
Environment

 
Empowerment of Women

 
Entrepreneurial Skills for the Poor and Unemployed

 
 
III. STRATEGIC INTERVENTIONS FOR HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
Using Non-governmental Organisations

 
Decentralising and Enhancing Participation

 
Mobilising Resources

 
Enhancing Coordination

 
Professionalising Government

 
The Role of Government: Priorities and Policies

 
References and Bibliography

 
Index

 

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T. V. Rao

T. V. Rao is currently the Chairman of T. V. Rao Learning Systems Pvt. Ltd, Ahmedabad. He was a Professor at Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) between 1973 and 1994 and, subsequently, Adjunct/Visiting Professor until 2014. He is the Founder President of the National HRD Network (NHRDN), and the First Honorary Director of the Academy of HRD, India. He was also the President of the Indian Society for Applied Behavioral Science (ISABS). Dr Rao has worked as an HRD Advisor to the Reserve Bank of India, has assisted the Administrative Reforms Commission in reviewing the personnel management... More About Author

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ISBN: 9780803992740
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