ERIC Number: EJ601445
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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India's Search for Excellence: A Clash of Ancient, Colonial, and Contemporary Influences.
Raina, M. K.; Srivastava, Ashok K.
Roeper Review, v22 n2 p102-08 Jan 2000
An examination of major Indian gifted programs demonstrates that the programs, devoid of any serious psychological theory or conceptualization and unaware of the unparalleled features of the Indian sociocultural context, are carried out in a mechanical and oppressive fashion leading to the identification and sustenance of mediocrity. (Contains extensive references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: India