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 Politics of Education|
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
|Lessons from School|