ERIC Number: ED348283
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Mar
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Educational Reforms through Political Action: The Case of Kerala, India.
The people of Kerala are among the most politically conscious and active in India. A number of educational reforms have occurred through political action. Three of the most notable of these reforms are: (1) The Private Secondary School Scheme of 1955; (2) the Kerala Education Act of 1958 and the Kerala Education Rules of 1959; and (3) the current and ongoing student political activism. A brief historical overview of education in Kerala is provided and serves as context for the discussion of the reforms. (DB)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Historical Materials
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Identifiers: India (Kerala State)
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Comparative and International Education Society (Anaheim, CA, March 22-25, 1990).