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Educational crisis and reform : perspectives from South Asia

Author: Abbas Rashid, (Executive director); Irfan Muzaffar; M C Lall; South Asian Free Media Association.
Publisher: Karachi : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Comprising of contributions from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal, this book examines the attempts to reform specific aspects of the education sector of the above-mentioned countries  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Abbas Rashid, (Executive director); Irfan Muzaffar; M C Lall; South Asian Free Media Association.
ISBN: 9780199400294 0199400296
OCLC Number: 914183944
Notes: "South Asian Free Media Association"--Jacket.
Description: xxviii, 545 pages : color maps ; 22 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. India's Education Crisis: The Effects of Neo-liberal Policies on the Poor and the Middle Classes / Marie Lall --
2. Improving the Public Sector Schools in Pakistan: Strategies for Introducing Voice into the System / Faisal Bari --
3. School Management Committees in Pakistan: Mobilizing Communities for Education? / Ayesha A. Awan --
4. The Programme on School Improvement: A Participatory as Opposed to a Bureaucratic Approach / Wilfred J. Perera --
5. The Politics of Citizenship and Difference in Sri Lankan Schools / Birgitte Refslund Sørensen --
6. Reforming Gender Inequities in Education: Pakistan's Girls Middle School Stipend / Fareeha Zafar --
7. Transforming Public Schools: Impact of the CRI Programme on Child Learning in Pakistan / Reehana R. Raza --
8. Situating Multilingual Education in Nepali Context / Sushan Acharya --
9.W(h)ither the Teaching Profession in India / Ajay Sharma. Note continued: 10. Teacher Education Continuum: A Case for Continuing Professional Development / Anjum Halai --
11.A Conceptual Framework for Measuring the Quality of Pakistan's Higher Education System / Pervez Hoodbhoy --
12. The Missing Dimension: Adult Literacy in South Asia / Seher Ahmad --
13. Quality, Relevance, and Equity: Negotiating an Educational Development Strategy in Bangladesh / James H. Williams.
Responsibility: edited by Abbas Rashid and Irfan Muzaffar.
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