Essays about: "democracy in india"

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  1. 11. Learning Diversity in India: Do Priorities in Primary Education Enable Capabilities, Enhance Equal Opportunities and Encourage Cultural Diversity?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Pedagogik

    Author : Martin Eksath; [2011]
    Keywords : international comparative education; mixed methods; quality education; equal opportunities; cultural diversity; enable capabilities; democracy; primary education; India; intercultural perspective; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Primary education of good quality is necessitous to development, democracy and social inclusion. India has subscribed to the goals of education for all by 2015 and has embarked on immense priorities in education to reach the goals. Goals are often measured in terms of outcomes of literacy or school attendance. READ MORE

  2. 12. Empowerment in the headlines : How three Indian newspapers report on gender inequality

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för kommunikation, medier och it; Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för kommunikation, medier och it

    Author : Katrin Svensson; Cecilia Tiberg; [2010]
    Keywords : Development; Gender inequality; India; Media; Press; Women’s empowerment;

    Abstract : India is the world’s largest democracy, one of the fastest growing economies and an enormous market for newspapers. It is also a country with deeply rooted gender biases where women are highly discriminated and marginalized at all levels of the society. The media is considered an important agent of power. READ MORE

  3. 13. Student Influence during English Lessons : A Comparison of the Socialisation in India and Sweden

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Therese Kihlstenius; Linnéa Thorsteinsen; [2010]
    Keywords : Sweden; India; socialisation; student influence; teaching; English lessons;

    Abstract : This project is a comparative study of three elementary schools in India and two elementary schools in Sweden. The purpose of this project is to study if Indian and Swedish students have the possibility to have influence on their English lessons. READ MORE

  4. 14. Women's impact on development in India

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Ekonomihögskolan, ELNU

    Author : Vedrana Milosevic; [2010]
    Keywords : women; development; education; India; labor force; active population;

    Abstract : India is the world’s largest democracy where 1 186 200 000 people live and almost half of these are women. So how does women’s situation effect India’s development. This essay focuses on secondary education, female labor force participation and active population growth and measures their affect on Human Development Index (HDI). READ MORE

  5. 15. The Impact of a Quota System on Women’s Empowerment - A field study in West Bengal, India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Joakim Persson; [2009]
    Keywords : empowerment; Leadership; India; women; power; local; democracy; panchayat; West; Bengal; Economics; econometrics; economic theory; economic systems; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Women’s empowerment is thought to be one of the main issues when talking about gender equality, economic growth and poverty in the academic world today. In India many states are using a reservation bill to ensure women’s participation in the political decision-making at local level. READ MORE