This book highlights the complexities of gender and social equity in primary education in India. It makes an assessment of the District Primary Education Programme and supplements this with six qualitative micro-studies from different states for a more extensive analysis.
SAGE Publications; July 2004
- ISBN: 9788132103301
- Edition: 1
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- Title: Gender and Social Equity in Primary Education
- Author: Vimala Ramachandran (ed.)
Imprint: Sage Publications Pvt. Ltd
In The Press
The book is readable and providing appropriate academic and documentary references and offers all the recent recipes in the space of social equality in the context of access to primary education by gender. This book is useful not only for researchers and policy makers but also for trainers in various fields. The case studies that are included in the book are very interesting, they help to provide context and colour to the general conclusion.