This book focuses on the educational history of Banaras from 1840 to 1940. It defines the concepts of learning and education and provides a detailed picture of the social history of Banaras. The authors then describe how the various systems of education underwent changes and upheavals.
The End of Sanskrit Education
The Rationality of Merchants
The Creation of a New Indian Identity
The Rationality of Artisans
The Strength of Women Educators and the Weakness of History