Mapping the field of inclusive education: a review of the Indian literature

  title={Mapping the field of inclusive education: a review of the Indian literature},
  author={Nidhi Singal},
  journal={International Journal of Inclusive Education},
  pages={331 - 350}
  • N. Singal
  • Published 1 October 2005
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of Inclusive Education
Inclusive education over the last decade has become a frequently used concept in the international literature and has been accorded legitimacy through various international declarations. In India, it has gained currency with its usage in government documents, in schools and in the popular media. This paper reviews the literature in the field of inclusive education in the Indian context with an aim to elucidate the different perspectives in its understandings and various conflicts in its… 
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