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ERIC Number: EJ635626
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0020-8566
Resistance Towards the Language of Globalisation--The Case of Sri Lanka.
Punchi, Lakshman
International Review of Education, v47 n3-4 p361-378 Jul 2001
Argues that international monetary organizations influence debt-receiving countries in regard to their educational policies. Stresses the importance of retaining a national educational policy as a means of empowerment and liberation for its masses, and for creating stronger ethnic harmony. In particular, Sri Lanka must continue to teach in the mother tongues rather than English. (Contains 22 references.) (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Sri Lanka