Open Universities: An Asian Perspective

Open Universities: An Asian Perspective
Seet Ai Mee, author
Date of publication:  1992
Publisher:  Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
Number of pages:  37
Code:  BM129

About the publication

Today it is recognized the world over, and especially in Asia that education has not only a social and moral function but it is also an economic necessity. The education system generaly provides limited access to the rural poor and other disadvantaged groups, and to a certain extent contributes to inequalities in society. How does one provide wider access to education to the rural poor, to working adults, to women at home and to disadvantaged groups?


  • Open Universities: An Asian Perspective
    [Whole Publication, ISBN: 9789814414258]
  • Preliminary pages
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Open Universities
  • 3. The Quality of Distance Education
  • 4. Science and Technology Teaching
  • 5. Contining Professional Education
  • 6. Costs of Distance Education
  • 7. Concluding Remarks
  • Select Bibliography

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