CONTENTS:- Evolution and Development; Current Scenario; Basic Problems; Role of Society; School Education; College Education; The Diserters; Special Provisions; Role of Religion; Statistical Data: Dalit Education at a Glance; etc.
Dalits remained a neglected segment of society for long. Poverty -ridden and oppressed, their condition worsened instead of improving. With the access to education (through very little), awareness and consciousness spread. And they strived for self identity and human dignity for themselves. This book portrays the role of education in upliftment of Dalits.