ERIC Number: ED263012
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Science Education in Asia and the Pacific.
Cahill, Bruce, Ed.
Bulletin of the Unesco Regional Office for Education in Asia and the Pacific, n25 Jun 1984
This bulletin presents reports on science and technology education in the countries of the Asia and Pacific region. The first section is composed of an introduction which defines science and technology and how it is dealt with both within and outside the formal education system. It also summarizes the highlights of science and technology education in the 24 countries represented in the bulletin. Section two (which comprises the major portion of the document) describes science/technology programs, teacher education, research, innovations, educational systems, and other topic areas for these countries: Afghanistan; Australia; Bangladesh; China; India; Indonesia; Iran; Japan; Lao People's Democratic Republic; Malaysia; Maldives; Mongolia; Nepal; New Zealand; Pakistan; Papua New Guinea; Philippines; Republic of Korea; Singapore; Socialist Republic of Viet Nam; Sri Lanki; Thailand; Turkey; and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. Section three consists of papers describing some experiences in developing programs for achieving the objectives of science education for all and the future needs of science for all. The fourth and last section is a bibliography on science education in Asia and the Pacific region. Entries are arranged by year and alphabetically by country. (JN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and the Pacific.
Identifiers - Location: Asia