Cultural institutions and educational policy in Southeast Asia

  • 86 Pages
  • 2.71 MB
  • English
International Secretariat, Institute of Pacific Relations , New York
Education -- Southeast Asia., Learned institutions and societies -- Southeast



Statementa report by Virginia Thompson and Richard Adloff.
ContributionsAdloff, Richard, joint author.
LC ClassificationsLA1141 .T57
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 86 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6045225M
LC Control Number49002961

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This book fills that gap. Each country chapter provides a broad overview of the historical, social and economic setting.

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Our mission is to promote education reform and development by facilitating policy making, advancing theoretical innovation and providing practical guidance. China isFile Size: 5MB. There has been an avalanche of publications on Southeast Asia in recent years, but no one volume provides an accurate and up-to-date account of political institutions and practices in the region.

This book fills that gap. Each country chapter provides a broad overview of Author: John Funston.Education in primitive and early civilized cultures Prehistoric and primitive cultures. The term education can be applied to primitive cultures only in the sense of enculturation, which is the process of cultural transmission.A primitive person, whose culture is the totality of his universe, has a relatively fixed sense of cultural continuity and timelessness.institutions.

the following institutions are part of seasia. taiwan sociation of southeast asian studies, taiwan; center for asia-pacific studies (research center for humanities and social sciences), academia sinica, taiwan; asia research institute (ari), national university of singapore, singapore.