In this book theauthor presents a comprehensive, scientific and lucidly written account of thehistory of education and the cultural attainments of the people of Ceylon fromthe earliest times up the Mahasenea. The value of this distinctive work isenhanced by the numerous historical and literary references cited. The authorexamines in detail the social political religious and cultural background ofthe Sinhalese people in ancient times and discusses with scholarlyunderstanding and critical evaluation such educational topics as educationalinstitutions, scholars, and teachers, curricular, methods of teaching, theeducation of women, arts and crafts, books literary activities and the generalstandard of education in the country during the period. Condition: Excellent condition, some small tears to dustjacket otherwise clean copy with no marks foxing or other damage.
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