ERIC Number: ED034462
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Education Abstracts: Burma. September-December 1968, January-April 1969.
Ba. U., Comp.
Summaries of 243 Burmese newspaper articles, published from September through December 1968 and January through April 1969, offering information on educational seminars, educational statistics, primary and secondary education, and higher education, are reproduced in this two-volume bibliography with abstracts. Editorials and miscellaneous newspaper coverage include a broad variety of educational information, usually focusing on the new Burmese system of education. Reports on the training of junior assistant teachers and Burmese technical and vocational schools are treated in a special section. Appendixes include material on a librarians' seminar, a 1968 general seminar, education in British Burma, and literacy campaign. The numbered bibliographic entries provide the newspaper article title, newspaper source, dates of publication, and article length. For related documents see ED 025 987 and ED 027 807. (RL)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Annotated Bibliographies, Burmese, Burmese Culture, Education, Educational Change, Educational History, Educational Objectives, English (Second Language), Foreign Countries, Higher Education, International Education, International Relations, Language Instruction, Literacy, Literacy Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Statistical Data, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of Science Information.