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First printing March 1997
The Development in Practice series publishes reviews of the World Bank's activities in different regions and sectors. It lays particular emphasis on the progress that is being made and on the policies and practices that hold the most promise of success in the effort to reduce poverty in the developing world.
This report is a study by the World Bank's staff, and the judgments made herein do not necessarily reflect the views of the Board of Executive Directors or of the governments they represent.
Cover photos: Philip Cohen, except lower right photo, by Roy Witlin, The World Bank
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Primary education in India.
p. cm. - (Development in practice)
Includes bibliographical references (p ).
1. Education, Elementary - India.
2. School improvement programs - India.
3. Education, Elementary - India - Finance.
4. Academic achievement - India.
5. Education, Elementary - Economic aspects - India.
6. School enrollment - India.
I. World Bank. II. Series:
Development in practice (Washington, D.C.)
372.954 - dc21