Episode 77: Education in India

According to education scholar and activist Amit Chandra, education in India is a fraud committed on the people of this country by the state. He joins Amit Varma in episode 77 of The Seen and the Unseen to explain why.

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A political economy of education in India: The case of UP — Geeta Kingdon & Mohd. Muzammil
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