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Remaking Higher Education: Essays in Dissent

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Book Summary of Remaking Higher Education: Essays in Dissent

Part memoir, part analysis, this is a polemical study of the state of higher education in India. Drawing on his extensive experience as educator and academic in India and abroad, Amrik Singh provides the reader with a much-needed critique of policymaking in the area of higher education – its shortcomings, the reasons for these flaws, as well as measures for improvement.

He focuses on the procedural and financial changes that are essential for improving standards so India can be at par with the more progressive nations of the world, and also the absolute necessity for teachers more than administrators to take a hand in the framing of policies. In this erudite volume, Amrik Singh sounds a clarion call for transparency in policymaking and freedom from corruption – for there is no doubt that higher education is the cornerstone of all future development.

About The Author
Amrik Singh was a teacher for over twenty-five years. During this period, he also became a teacher activist. Then he went into administration and wound up as a vice chancellor. Since his retirement over thirty-five years ago, he has published more than a dozen books, and a few plays in his mother tongue, Punjabi.

Details of Book: Remaking Higher Education: Essays in Dissent (BSID:67674)

Book Remaking Higher Education: Essays in Dissent
Author Amrik Singh
ISBN 8172239122
ISBN-13 9788172239121, 978-8172239121
Binding Paperback
Publisher HarperCollins India
Publishing Date 2009
Number of Pages 216
Language English
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