social and global evils through education. With this end in view, he feels the dire need of awakening man to his spiritual self wherein, he thinks, lies the very purpose of education. Swami Vivekananda (1863 – 1902), a great thinker and reformer of India, embraces education, which for him signifies ‘man-making’...
DISPARITIES IN EDUCATION: AN OBSTACLE IN THE EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN
Asst. Prof. Mrs. Vandana C. Kakade
Ph.D. Research Scholar, Department of English,
JJT University, Zunzunu, Rajasthan.
The present paper focuses on the gender disparities in education which are...
There was time when sub-continent was noted all over the world as a glorious centre of education and culture where students from all parts of the globe used to pour in. It was an ideal system of education which apart from disseminating sweetness and light, infused in to the minds of the students a spiritual...
the effects of education on the developing countries
Development is one of the themes of modern society and there are a variety of elements influencing the development. Many countries experience declares that education gradually play a more and more vital role in development. Education policies which...
done to emancipate women. Education of girls is one of the basic features of the plan. Many schools and colleges are founded for girls.
Even co-education has received considerable support from the public, and although orthodox parents still view the system of co-education with suspicion, a large number...
Quality and Equality of Education: Short Literature Analysis Paper
Education is a human right. Every person is entitled to it. It is critical to our development as individuals and as a society and it helps pave the way to a successful and productive future. When we ensure that children...
The horror of female genital mutilation is a global issue, and it is also one surprising foreign to Americans although an estimated ten thousand girls in the United States are currently at risk of this operation (Sarkis par. 1). This is a cultural practice that is both unethical and incredibly detrimental...
First Nations people have experienced many trials and tribulations as a community, but none is as profoundly negative than the affects residential schools had on Child-rearing patterns. Separation of the children from their families, a loss of language and the use of punitive disciplines in residential...
Management and Planning (PDE 113)
MEANING AND FUNCTIONS OF EDUCATIONAL
As we all know, our formal education is an organized one. We must have trained teachers to
teach. Buildings and many facilities have to be put up in order to have educational
that civic education is a prerequisite to national development.Firstly,it will define major words in the assignment and this will be followed by a detailed discussion of the assertion that civic education is a prerequisite to national development and finally a conclusion.
Civic education may be defined...
strongly oppose Female genital mutilation to the fact that it violates two important human rights, namely: the right to have a surgery or not; and the right to keep one’s own gender identity. Another reason why I stand against female genital mutilation is the fact that I think that female genital mutilation...
Education and Development of a Country
Development is defined in general as progressive change and growth. Development is thus a broad term that is used by different educationists in various ways. One such educationists, C. V. Good, defined...
JUDICIAL ACTIVISM IN INDIA: A NECESSARY EVIL
Arpita Saha National Law University, Jodhpur, India ABSTRACT Judicial activism has always been a source of heated debate, especially in the light of recent developments in this regard. Over the last few years with various controversial decisions, judges of...
Education and Social Issues –Females In Jamaica
Education is important for everyone, but it is especially significant for girls and women. This is true not only because education is an entry point to other opportunities, but also because the educational achievements of women can have ripple effects...
Americans have been warned that we continue to fall behind industrialized nations in producing well-educated citizens. CBS News reported that according to a United Nations study published in 2002, “South Korea has the most effective education system in the world's richest countries, with Japan in second place...
Disparities in education provision are a negation of some children’s legitimate rights. According to Article 20 of the Namibian Constitution (2007) primary education is compulsory and provided for free. In fact, Education is a basic human right under the constitutional laws of most...
Compared with British and American education, what China can do to improve college education.
1. You are expected to write a paper of approximately 2,000 words, and:
●Point out your view of how to improve Chinese education.
●Talk about the purpose of college education in your eye. Use facts or examples...
The education sector plays a crucial role in the social and economic development of a nation (Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, nd,), fundamental to the fulfilment to individual basic needs A country’s education is seen as a reflection of its “institutional and...
IT’S A GIRL: The three deadliest words in the world
1. The United Nations estimates that as many as 200 million girls are missing in the world today because of Gendercide.
2. Gendercide is gender-selective mass killing, and exists on almost every continent, affecting...
***** Being a responsible citizen in Harmony with community to build a peaceful nation.
****.Students are the future of a country so they should work hard so that they can develop their country.We should fix some priniciples for us like we will never support corruption and other illegal works.If you...
A Guide to Female
Technical Guide 281
A Guide to Female Soldier Readiness
The U.S. Army Public Health Command (Provisional) (USAPHC (Prov)), formerly U.S. Army
Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine (USACHPPM),...
Nationalist Influences on Japanese Education
Zachary L. Troutman
Dr. Chunmei Du
Twentieth Century Japan
Considered by many to be a universal human right, education has long been thought of as the key to developing a country of both free...
Education has long been recognized as a crucial factor influencing women's childbearing patterns; an extensive demographic literature is devoted to examining the role of female education in promoting sustained fertility decline.
• A women's educational level is the best predictor of how many...
Higher Education in India Vision and Action
UNESCO World Conference on Higher Education in the Twenty-First Century
Paris, 5-9 October 1998
Indian National Commission for Cooperation with UNESCO
This paper has been brought out by Indian National Commission...
Is It Necessary To Use Women As An Advertising Tool?
The roles of women in print advertising are stereotypical and limiting, as unfortunately being seen in all form of media. Studies has been made such as by Courtney and Whipple (1983) and by Barthel (1987) confirm that the association of women and...
Review: GENDER INEQUALITY IN EDUCATION: HOW WIDE IS THE GAP?
Cooray, A., Potrafke, N. (2011) ‘Gender Inequality in Education: Political Institutions or Culture & Religion?’ European Journal of Political Economy Vol. 27(2), 268-280.
Darling, J., Glendinning, A. (1996) Gender Matters in Schools...
international organizations such as the United Nations (UN) or the independent nongovernmental organizations (NGO’s). The UN formed its Commission on the Status of Women in 1946 to monitor the treatment of women and promote women’s rights in all nations (United Nations, 2001).
Back in the 1800’s, in the United...
Forum: The Economic and Social Council
Issue: Strengthening health education
Student Officer: Yewon Kim
According to the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO), “Health education is any combination of learning experiences designed to help individuals...
A Nation at Risk
A Nation at Risk was and is a document that in essence gave/gives a call to arms to wake up the American nation in regards to mediocrity within education. The report changed high schools to include more necessary core classes for the American high school student and brought...
Running head: SEXULA EDUCATION: LATE CHILDHOOD AGES 10-12
Sexual Education: Late Childhood Ages 10-12
Adolescence, the period between childhood and adulthood, begins after secondary sexual characteristics (e.g. pubic hair) appear...
Is College Necessary?
With the expense of college these days, is it really worth every penny? Will your final educational adventures be what you dreamed? A degree is not necessary in order to make a good living. Through the right situations you can end up with your dream...
Girls education in India
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
From the advent of the human species, with or without schools, one keeps on taking...
people, African women are part of Africa’s contemporary history and nation-building.
With the lives and achievement of these three commendable women, it is indeed acceptable to claim that women are unique as men. Accordingly, females have always been widely believed to excel in verbal ability and verbal...
Character Counts in Education
I. Building character and cultivating values in our youth demands teaching these principals to the youths that flood public classrooms. Public schools can incorporate ethics and values in subjects such as reading in language arts, history, and science...
An ESRC Research Group
The progress of school education in India
Geeta Gandhi Kingdon
Global Poverty Research Group Website: http://www.gprg.org/
The support of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) is gratefully acknowledged. The work was part of the programme of...
The first criminal case in the US involving female genital mutilation (FGM) was in November, 2006, when a man was convicted of battery and cruelty to children after removing his daughter's clitoris when she was two years old. Khalid Adem, a 30-year-old Ethiopian immigrant, removed his daughter’s clitoris...
Political, Social and economic spheres are quite remarkable. Literacy and education are the hallmark of Kerala’s social development. Its literacy rate is the highest in India. The indicators of physical qualities including education, infant mortality rate, high life expectancy, fair quality of living etc...
Education is a key factor behind nation’s development. Education can be divided into two types;
1. Formal education,
2. Informal education.
Formal education is provided in proper institution at different stages according to a...
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
An Inquiry into the Nature and
Causes of the Wealth of Nations
The Project Gutenberg Etext of Wealth of Nations, by Adam Smith #1 in
our series by Adam Smith
Copyright laws are changing all over the world, be sure to check the...
Education is considered as the cheapest defence of a nation. But the down trodden condition of education in Pakistan bears an ample testimony of the fact that it is unable to defend its own sector. Though 62 years have been passed and 23 policies and action plans have been introduced yet the educational...
In Andrew Hacker's book, Two Nations, Hacker argues that blacks and whites live in two different worlds. He uses statistical evidence to prove that the United States is a nation of inequality, hostility, and separatism. Hacker uses a quote from Benjamin Disraeli in the preface that basically...
with females in these societies historically and culturally, both China and India are now facing a serious gender imbalance. Female infanticide and sex-selective abortion are responsible for this gender imbalance. The two atrocious practices have led to problems such as elevated rates in female kidnapping...
Female Suicide Terrorism
This article examines the phenomenon of female suicide terrorism. Women involvement in terrorism and political violent acts is not a recent phenomenon but the ever growing number of women involved and the universal belief of the nonviolent character of women...
Social Foundations of Education Final
Dr. Victor Brooks
1. A student learning is composed of both formal and informal experience. Formal learning is from the classroom and is structured by teachers to help students achieve an objective. Informal learning is all other outcomes...
The Cost of Absence of Basic Education in Higher Learning
The Objective of this paper is to highlight, the impact on the society and nation, due to the absence of elements of basic education in higher education in its present form. The paper is divided in to four sections...
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Kenya.
Female Genital Mutilation has been a large issue heavily debated, with a number of communities in Kenya. Attempts to combat this issue have been met with varying levels of success due to cultural and social beliefs. This case study outlines...
QUALITY OF PRIMARY EDUCATION IN PAKISTAN
Preparatory Document for the
Ministerial Meeting of South Asia EFA Forum 21-23 May, 2003
Ministry of Education, Government of Pakistan in collaboration with
UNESCO Office, Islamabad May 2003
Dr. Munawar S. Mirza
Higher education is a necessity in the twenty first century if an individual wants to be successful. Every single person with a good job had to go to college to get where they are today. Higher education is not only beneficial for every single individual, but it is also beneficial for our nation as a whole...
Education, if looked at beyond its conventional boundaries, forms the very essence of all our actions. What we do is what we know and have learned, either through instructions or through observation and assimilation. When we are not making an effort to learn, our mind is always processing new information...
streaming video (Google’s YouTube), and the blog (a contraction of the term "web log"). Unfortunately, much of the media uses these tools to demean females and help gain political advantage for their male counterparts.
In 1920, the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was passed and women were finally...
the United States of America since 2002. These days quite a large number of churches are training layman Christians to be spiritual leaders through education in belief. I firmly believe that the leadership training in our churches of late is not a mere trend as a fashion for a particular period of time;...
Cooperative education is a structured method of combining classroom-based education withpractical work experience. A cooperative education experience, commonly known as a "co-op", provides academic credit for structured job experience. Cooperative education is taking on new importance in...
Female Genital Mutilation
Female Genital Mutilation is believed to have started in Egypt 2,000 years ago and spread from there. Only a few years ago, FGM was considered a cultural tradition, but now the United Nations has labeled it as a violation of human rights. Canada, Denmark, the Netherlands...
When there is inequality a nation suffers greatly
Whenever there’s inequality in a nation, it is not at it’s best performance, and most of the time, it will suffer greatly due to the flaw. Inequality comes in many forms - gender, racial, political, social and more. The most common and prolonged type...
From a Tradition of Rich Cultures to a Nation of the Rich
James Mahoney: Why Are Some Countries Richer Than Others?
South Korea: from a tradition of rich cultures to a nation of the rich
South Korea’s rapid economic development is of no coincidence...
In recent decades, globalization have a full performance in the way of life, customs, culture, system, science and technology education, common sense, and so on. The depth and breadth of its expansion, with its unparalleled tension in the world will be different geographical, racial,...
October 6, 2008
Female athletes are more likely to suffer ACL injuries while competing in athletics.
A. Gender differences
B. Continued participation...
"Population Education or population awareness refers to factual knowledge about population dynamics required to understand the nature and magnitude of the burden imposed by rapid population growth"
Aims and objectives of population education?
Population Education is one of the upcoming...
to reach the efficiency of Germany.
A compulsory military education also helps make the youth of a country disciplined, dutiful, patriotic and physically fit. They know how to obey and how to command. They are assets in building up a nation. Young men, trained in military discipline, become efficient...
o strengthen the Indian Education System, an educational policy was adopted by the Indian Parliament in 1968. Education was made an important and integral part of the national development efforts. After independence there has been an effort to spread education to all levels of Indian society. Statistics...