Vol. 4, Issue 5 (2018)
Social crisis in a new world by Amit Chaudhary
Author(s): X Amali Rose, Dr. K Shibila
Abstract: A social crisis is any change or event that pushes a government a nation or people into such severe pressure that a breakdown of law and order may result. These crises can be anything from a war, unhappiness with political leadership, economic failure, natural disasters like floods and hurricanes or the outbreak of disease. The social crisis depends upon the nature, culture, customs and environment. Many authors wrote about social crisis that affect the society in their novels such as carol A Ireland, Martin J Fisher, Gregory M Vecchi, Edward P. Borodzicz, Wilhelm Roepke etc. Amit Chaudhiri is also a writer who has used the theme of social crisis in his novels. His works reflects the Indian values and Bengalis’ which pave a ground for them to move forward. In this novel, the behaviour of Jayojit reflects the opposition of evils practiced in the society. Amit chaudhuri emphasis the social values such as culture, marriage system, environment and emotions, feelings in the living society through the character Jayojit.