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ERIC Number: EJ726552
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Jan-1
Pages: 1
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0009-4056
Sensitive Classroom Issues
Thirumurthy, Vidya
Childhood Education, v81 n5 p292-R Ann 2005
In India, technological advances have resulted in greater economic affluence for the people. While embracing modernization, India also struggles to break away from traditions of casteism, classism, and dowry. The Indian government has made providing free primary education to all children a priority, but getting girls to school has been challenging. To ensure that girls receive education, the grass-roots organizations work hard on reaching those communities that resist sending girls to school. In this article, the author observes how Indian girls are being discriminated against in school.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: India