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Universities and their social relevance

Universities and their social relevance

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Published by University of Agricultural Sciences in Bangalore .
Written in English

  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Higher -- India -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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      Statementedited by B. V. Venkata Rao.
      SeriesU.A.S. edn. series ; no. 6
      ContributionsVenkata Rao, Banavar Venkataramarao, 1920-
      LC ClassificationsLB1153 .U54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination71 p. ;
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4077014M
      LC Control Number79902265

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      Gender and Development: Concepts and Definitions Prepared for the Department for International Development (DFID) for its gender mainstreaming intranet resource by Hazel Reeves and Sally Baden February BRIDGE (development - gender) Institute of Development Studies University of Sussex Brighton BN1 9RE, UK Tel: +44 (0) File Size: KB. erature and social relevance appeared in College English recently by J. Mitchell Morse, Professor of English at Temple University, in which he bluntly asserted, "In the classroom, I preach irrelevance." He went on: As an English teacher I cannot with any conscience invite my students to read Kitsch as literature or literature as sociology.

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