Mira K. Desai

Mira K. Desai
Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women's University | SNDT · Department of Extension & Communication

PhD
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Mira started her professional career as Social Researcher with DECU/ISRO, Ahmedabad in 1990 and subsequently worked in EMRC and Mahila Samakhya prior to joining SNDTWU in 1997. Her core areas of competences are teaching, content creation, curriculum design, training, and research. Her research interests are audiences, Indian television, women’s studies/gender, development, and sociology of technology.

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This presentation was done at AMIC 28th AMIC Annual Conference titled "Science Communication: Managing Now and the Future" Plenary Session 06: Scientists, Journalists, and Communication Specialists: Toward a Sustainable Relationship
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Plenary Session 01: Opportunity for Qualitative Changes in Media Education and Research 5th National Media Conclave 2021 - NEP 2020: Media & Digital Technology
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MEDUNEP-2021 International e-Conference on "Media Education and National Education Policy-2020: A Trans-Disciplinary Global Perspective" held on 15th & 16th November, 2021. Presentation at the Opening Plenary Presentation titled “Challenges of Media Education in New India: Global Perspective” held from 3 to 4.30pm
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Invited online talk at ISEE National Seminar on Transforming Indian Agriculture through pluralistic and innovative extension approaches in self reliant India, October 4-6 2021 at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
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This presentation talks about Women's Education in India taking case of First Women's University of India and South East Asia that i am part of using example of Home Science as a discipline and how it has grown over the years. The online Webinar was organized by Department of Education, Women University Multan, Pakistan
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Panel-IV: Shift from Classroom Discourse to Online Teaching: Challenges & Prospects, Presented on August 11, 2021 2.00 to 3.30 at Journalism Education in India: Issues & Challenges, WJEC-IIMC-UNESCO Roundtable conducted online.
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Women constitute half of human society. What women are doing with digital technologies especially when they have physical ‘controls’ in hostel set up can be an area of scholarly exploration. This paper is based on two surveys carried out with a time gap of a decade; first one in 2009 and second one in 2018 at the same locale; SNDT Women’s Universi...
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Disability sector is a widely recognised space of policy and intervention. When the coverage and requirement of about six percent of the Indian population is partially acknowledged and responded, little is known in terms of able-bodied people’s response to disability and disable people. It has been observed that people without first-hand experience...
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Historically, religion is potential dynamite in India and is a reason of political, social and economic upheavals. The twenty first century Indian society is witnessing the dynamics of change where religion is no exception. While globally Internet is being viewed as ‘individual’ driven space, in an Asian context the same may not be the case as evid...
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Human societies are witnessing onslaught of technological invasion and expressed fears about artificial intelligence controlling human mind. Last few years have seen Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) creating E-ness (Electronic-ness); part of a day to day life. While anyone and everyone from the Prime Minister of India to beggars on...
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The unprecedented growth in volume and variety of media in any country undoubtedly creates need for trained human resources. Most Asian countries including India have history of state-supported media education institutions coming to life in the post-colonial era. It was in fifties and sixties that these countries began their journey mainly in form...

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This paper will be presented at National Conference at IIS University Jaipur on 9-10 March 2018. It examines relationship between women and gender.