Sunday, January 17, 2021

    Jyoti Raina

    4 POSTS
    Dr. Jyoti Raina teaches at the Department of Education at Gargi College/University of Delhi.

    Book Review/ Culture, Politics and the Aesthetics of Living: The Spirit of being a Wanderer

    The following is a detailed and exhaustive review of the book, inviting the reader to undertake a journey into the socio-political and cultural domains of existence with the spirit of a wanderer.

    Understanding the NEP 2020 in the Context of School Education Policy in India

    This article takes an introductory look at the NPE 2020 in the wider context of school education policy-making in India.

    Rediscovering a ‘New’ Reality this Quarantine: The Experiments of a Teacher 

    The absence of outer activity with the closure of colleges provokes a teacher to examine: effects of a new environment on her inner world, travails of online teaching and the disturbing role of household labour in accumulation processes.

    Worrying Policy-Trends in School Education: Challenges and Dilemmas

    For the populace of 490 million children born in India in this new millennium, the majority of whom are poor, the dream and hope of equitable school education continues to elude.

    Jyoti Raina

    4 POSTS
    Dr. Jyoti Raina teaches at the Department of Education at Gargi College/University of Delhi.


    Donald Trump’s Supporters and Our Farmer

    At a time when Donald Trump’s supporters are attacking the foundations of democracy, our farmers are arousing hope, and teaching us the art of nonviolent resistance to remind the rulers of the discontents of potential authoritarianism.

    JNU: A Wounded Space

    On this fateful day last year, JNU witnessed an organized attack on students and teachers inside the campus premises. Even after a year, the question remains : can the spirit of the university be restored?

    2021: Can We Say ‘No’ to the Cult of Narcissism? 

    From the traumatic pain of psychic bewilderment to the light of resistance—we passed through diverse experiences in 2020. As we welcome 2021, is it possible to nurture the spirit of love and justice?

    Karl Marx: Our Lost Conscience

    EDITORIAL / Karl Marx was born on May 5,1818. On his birth anniversary The New Leam pays homage to one of the most illuminating minds of modern times.

    Excerpt| ‘Liberty’ as a Powerful Instrument of Domination

    As an amazing thinker, Herbert Marcuse-like Adorno and Horkheimer-contributed to the development of critical theory. Here is an excerpt from Marcuse's path-breaking text One-Dimensonal Man.