ERIC Number: EJ897910
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 37
Tagore's Vision of International Education: Relevance and Implications for Today
Samuel, Francis A.
Educational Forum, v74 n4 p347-356 2010
In this information age, the world is fast becoming a global village. In this context, it is relevant to look at the educational vision of Rabindranath Tagore. He tried to realize his educational vision in his schools and Visva-Bharati University where the world makes its home in a single nest. Tagore's vision of international education can help to prevent misunderstanding and war, promote peace, foster multiculturalism, connect human beings, and celebrate their common heritage.
Descriptors: International Education, Cultural Pluralism, Peace, Educational Philosophy, Foundations of Education, Comparative Education, Multicultural Education, Profiles
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education; Higher Education
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