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ERIC Number: ED138541
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Education in Asia: Reviews, Reports and Notes. Number 10.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and Oceania.
This journal contains four articles about education in Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan, and Thailand; reviews of five recent publications and studies; and an annotated bibliography of six documents on education in Asia. The first article reviews the history, weaknesses, and recent developments of curriculum in Indonesia. A short article describes programs of higher education for rural workers in Nepal, followed by an analysis of the structure, programs, and cost effectiveness of the People's Open University in Pakistan. The fourth article briefly describes a research-oriented doctoral fellowship program in Thailand. The reviews of recent publications present information and annotations about (1) work experience as part of the curriculum in India; (2) outcomes of primary education in the Philippines; (3) Singapore experimental schools; (4) an international symposium for literacy held in Iran in 1975; and (5) social and economic promotion of women in Iran. (AV)
Descriptors: Asian Studies, Comparative Education, Curriculum Development, Developing Nations, Educational Change, Educational Development, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Literature Reviews, Non Western Civilization, Program Descriptions, Rural Education
UNIPUB, Box 433, Murray Hill Station, New York, New York 10016 ($3.75 paperbound)
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