ERIC Number: EJ238952
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Cultural Pluralism Nation-Building and Educational Policies in Peninsular Malaysia.
Watson, J. K. P.
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v1 n2 p155-74 1980
Shows how educational policies have been used to try to bring about a sense of unity while favoring a particular ethnic group in a culturally plural society. An historical account of colonial immigration and educational policies is given. It is argued that educational policy alone cannot elicit racial or cultural harmony. (Author/PJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Malaysia