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By Surja Datta

This ebook offers a proof of the character of the Indian collage procedure, together with its specificities and its peculiarities in addition to exploring how they constructed. It bargains a ancient and institutional viewpoint by means of singling out the forces that experience formed the current Indian better schooling process. Bridging the pre-independence and the post-independence eras, the e-book illustrates the continuities in addition to the diversities among the 2 epochs. It makes a compelling case for the concept that heritage concerns, and an realizing of India’s historical past is essential to knowing the current day Indian collage scene. utilizing a number of paradigmatic case stories, in line with the college of Calcutta, the Indian Institute of technology, and the Indian Statistical Institute, the ebook highlights the dominant ideologies and pursuits that experience formed the college procedure seeing that its inception in 1857. it is going to be of serious significance to scholars and students of historical past and schooling, quite people with an curiosity within the background of India and its schooling system.

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