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ERIC Number: ED133876
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Building and Facilities in the Asian Region. Bulletin No. 17.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and Oceania.
Educational facilities analyzed in this bulletin are in the countries of the Republic of Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, India, Japan, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Nepal, New Zealand, Pakistan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, and Thailand. The first section reviews the historical reasons for different stages of school building development in the countries, and discusses current organizational structures for planning and constructing new buildings. The second section contains data on educational buildings and facilities including floor plans, photographs, and building measurements of two or more specific schools in each country. Other data are summarized on enrollment, number and type of schools, retention by grade, average space allotments, organizational structure, and geographic and climatological factors. The third section describes a number of different building programs in the countries. The fourth section contains an annotated bibliography of more than 100 entries relevant to educational building in the Asian region that has been published in recent years. (MLF)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Building Plans, Capital Outlay (for Fixed Assets), Construction Programs, Developing Nations, Educational Facilities, Educational Facilities Design, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Flexible Facilities, Organization, School Buildings, School Construction, School Demography, School Statistics, Tables (Data)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and Oceania.
Identifiers - Location: Asia