Values play a very vital role in motivating and sustaining the active and concrete contribution of a person to himself and to others. The values are developed in family as well as in educational institutions. The educational institutions, through the use of textbooks, should propagate the values needed for a person and to the society. Identifying the very role of language textbooks in developing values, a comprehensive study has been undertaken to study the importance given to values in school language textbooks. The findings are quite interesting and useful to policy-planners, educators, curriculum designers, textbook writers, teachers and parents. Values, in school must be preached and practised to the best to prepare good citizens.Table a 5.3 Manifestation of moral value a frequency of occurrence This non- detailed textbook generally contains stories and essays in prose. ... The importance is on love and concern for others, developing good character, promotion of service-mindedness, and displaying the ... Self-confidence 2 2 2 5 7 Level/literary Simple expression Narrative and situation oriented expression Eclectic expression.
|Title||:||Values In Languages Text Books|
|Author||:||M. Indira Devi|
|Publisher||:||Discovery Publishing House - 2004-01-01|