• Philosophical Basis of Education
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  • An Analysis of Cross Cultural Differences Between India and the United States of America in Terms of Business-Implications for Managers
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  • Islamic Financial System
    Islamic Financial System Describing the Islamic financial system simply as "interest-free" does not provide a true picture of the system as a whole. While prohibiting the receipt and payment of interest is the nucleus of the system, it is supported by other principles of Islamic teachings advo...
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  • The Inclusion of Inclusive Education in Teacher-Training: Issues of Curriculum, Pedagogy and Staffing
    The Inclusion of Inclusive Education in Teacher-Training: Issues of Curriculum, Pedagogy and Staffing Introduction UNESCO has defined inclusive education as the opening up of ‘schools, centre of learning and educational systems…to ALL children. For this to happen, teachers, schools and syste...
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  • Cultural Policy in Singapore
    CULTURAL POLICY IN SINGAPORE: NEGOTIATING ECONOMIC AND SOCIO-CULTURAL AGENDAS1 Lily Kong Associate Professor Department of Geography National University of Singapore Kent Ridge Singapore 119260 Email: lilykong@nus.edu.sg Fax: 65-7773091 Geoforum For Special Issue on “Culture, Economy, Pol...
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  • Advancing Effective Communicationcommunication, Cultural Competence, and Patient- and Family-Centered Care Quality Safety Equity
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  • Management Education in India : an Asian and Global Perspective by Prof. (Dr.) Sudhi Ranjan Dey
    Management Education in India : An Asian and Global Perspective by Prof. (Dr.) Sudhi Ranjan Dey In a churning and emerging global marketplace like India, understanding the fundamental connections between business, the environment, and society has become essential. The roles and responsibilitie...
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  • Education
    The joy of the Lord is my strength. Philosophy of Education Handout Text A PDF version handout is available to print (353 KB). Some information is on the PDF version that is not here. What is Philosophy? Why is Philosophy Important? Five Schools of Educational Philosophy Which Philosoph...
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  • Selected Issues Concerning Early Childhood Care and Education in China
    1.Background This report is intended to examine qualitative aspects of ECCE programs and state services in China and the extent to which they are, in reality, benefiting the development and learning of young children. The report aims to go beyond the broad figures and officially authorized depictio...
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  • Modern Education Before Independence
    Modern education before Independence Modern education system Modern education system was implanted by British rulers. Before the advent of British in India, education system was private one. In 1835, Lord Macauley introduced modern education in India. It was the introduction of Wood’s dispatch o...
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  • Gender and Education
    Table of Content 1. INTRODUCTION………………………………………………………………..3 1.1 Definitions of Concept…………………………………………………………3-5 1.2 Functions of Educations……………………………………………………â...
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  • Cultural Do's and Dont's of Various Countries
    INDIA Overview India is a country of both diversity and continuity. It is a creative blend of cultures, religions, races and languages. The nation’s identity and social structure remain protected by a rich cultural heritage that dates back at least 5,000 years, making India one of the oldest civ...
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  • All About Peace Education
    ALL ABOUT PEACE EDUCATION *Dr. Ajay Kumar Attri, Lecturer; Department of Education, MLSM College ; Sundernagar; Mandi (H.P) ➢ INTRODUCTION: Education shall be directed toward the full development of the human personality and to the strengthening of respect for human rights and...
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  • The Namesake Review; Transnational Migrants and the Hybrid Cultural Phenomena
    THE NAMESAKE REVIEW TRANSNATIONAL MIGRANTS AND THE HYBRID CULTURAL PHENOMENA PREFACE The namesake is a touching story narrating the life of an Indian couple that migrated to the United States during the last 25 years of the 20th century. I was inspired by the profound and warm touch of how the...
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  • Distance Education: Definition and Glossary of Terms, 2nd Edition 2006
    Distance Education: Definition and Glossary of Terms, 2nd Edition 2006 Lee Ayers Schlosser Associate Professor Southern Oregon University and Michael Simonson Program Professor Nova Southeastern University Table of Contents Preface 3 Defining Distance Education 4 Emerging Definition...
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  • Character Education: the Moral Life of Schools
    The Moral Life of Schools 1 Character Education: the Moral Life of Schools Ruth Patterson University of West Georgia Dr. Hema Ramanathan MGED 7271 Issues in Middle Grades Education The Moral Life of Schools 2 This paper will examine what role educators and schools play...
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  • Bourdieu and Education
    Bourdieu and Education for Sustainable Development: analysis of an interview Justin Karol, Monash University This paper introduces the terms ‘environmental capital’ and ‘sustainable habitus’ as extensions of Bourdieu’s theoretical concepts that are considered valuable in contributing to a...
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  • Between Unity and Diversity: Historical and Cultural Foundations of Brazilian Management
    Between Unity and Diversity: Historical and Cultural Foundations of Brazilian Management Gazi Islam Insper Working Paper WPE: 218/2010 Copyright Insper. Todos os direitos reservados. É proibida a reprodução parcial ou integral do conteúdo deste documento por qualquer meio de distribuiç...
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  • Education Institution
    The Education Institution May Kaio Introduction to Sociology 101 Christine Henderson October 17, 2011 “Some people are just doomed to be failures and that is the same way adults look at troubled kids. Maybe you’ve heard the saying, “A bird with broken wings will never fly as high.” B...
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  • Technical Education and Its Importance in Pakistan
    STUDENTS’ VIEWS OF CAREERAND TECHNICAL EDUCATION: A QUALITATIVE STUDY A Thesis presented to the Faculty of the Graduate School at the University of Missouri-Columbia In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Master of Arts by ANGELA BROWDER Dr. David Bergin, Thesis Advisor...
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