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Violent extremism in Pakistan: a failure of public education

Siddiq, Hamza (2017) Violent extremism in Pakistan: a failure of public education. South Asia @ LSE (04 May 2017). Website.

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Following the murder of Mashal Khan on a university campus in northern Pakistan, Hamza Siddiq explores the link between Pakistan’s public education system and incidents of violence motivated by intolerance. He argues that in order to promote tolerance, the curriculum needs to be reformed to promote critical thinking and informed debate.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
L Education > L Education (General)
Date Deposited: 05 May 2017 09:28
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:00

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