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Environment of school going adolescents in India: a Review of literature

Author Affiliations

  • 1Department of Social Work, Mizoram University, Aizawl, Mizoram, India
  • 2Department of Social Work, Mizoram University, Aizawl, Mizoram, India

Res. J. Recent Sci., Volume 9, Issue (2), Pages 44-46, April,2 (2020)


Every individual desire harmless environment in society. The school going adolescents also wish a safe school and home environment. Now a days the environment of school going adolescents are not safe in the home, school & community. The present review is to understand the environment of school-going adolescents in India. The environment includes the school, home and social support of school going adolescents. The review retrieved from the online search engines and from Mizoram university library from the past 10 years of articles related to environment of school going adolescents. The review found that there was a dearth of studies in the area of the environment of school going adolescents. The studies which are focused on the basic assessment of adolescents and the environment. There is a proper intervention, guidelines for the multidisciplinary team (School social worker, Psychologist etc.) on the protection of school going adolescents. However, the school authority, teachers, parents are responsible to provide a safe environment for the school going adolescents.


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