Tathagata Bandyopadhyay


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Can India’s literate read?

Year of Publication 2011

If there is one fundamental skill that we expect all students to acquire through education, and early enough, it is reading.Reading literacy is the building block which mediates almost all learning and teaching in modern educational systems.It is arguable,the most important skill for a student to acquire in order to survive and thrive in schooling and life.Youth and adults who have not acquired basic reading literacy as children almost certainly find themselves at a disadvantage.Their

aspirations are clipped.Their self-esteem is tarnished.Their functioning in everyday life is compromised.

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Same Language Subtitling of Bollywood Film Songs on TV: Effects on Literacy

Year of Publication 2014

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