semanticscholar.org
DOI:​10.1080/14639947.2015.1080925
Corpus ID: 147403897
Foundations of criticality: applications of traditional monastic pedagogy in myanmar1
P. Kyaw
Published 3 July 2015
Education

Contemporary Buddhism
It is well documented in scholarship that standardized, non-secularized monastic examinations in Myanmar have resulted in an education system that focuses on rote learning. Through a… 
View On Taylor & Francis
Kclpure.Kcl.Ac.Uk
Share This Paper
6 Citations
Highly Influential Citations
1
3
1
6 Citations
THE SOUND OF THE BREATH: SUNLUN AND THEINNGU MEDITATION TRADITIONS OF MYANMAR
P. Kyaw
SociologyContemporary Buddhism
2019
ABSTRACT This article explores the popular Sunlun and Theinngu meditation traditions in Myanmar. The founders, Sunlun Sayadaw Ven. U Kavi (1878–1952) and Theinngu Sayadaw Ven. U Ukkaṭṭha (1913–1973),…
Ethical challenges for teacher educators in Myanmar due to the February 2021 coup
E. Saito
Education
Power and Education
2021
On 1 February 2021, a junta launched a coup against the civilian government in Myanmar, causing strong backlash against the coup among civilians and leading the junta to suppress those who protested…
2 Citations
Heresy and Monastic Malpractice in the Buddhist Court Cases (Vinicchaya) of Modern Burma (Myanmar)
Janaka Ashin, K. Crosby
Law
2017
Abstract Over the past four decades, Buddhists in Burma, mainly monks, have been brought before Sangha courts charged with heresy, adhamma, and malpractice, avinaya, under the jurisdiction of the…
8 Citations
PDF
TERMS OF ENGAGEMENT: TEXT, TECHNIQUE AND EXPERIENCE IN SCHOLARSHIP ON THERAVADA MEDITATION
A. Skilton, K. Crosby, P. Kyaw
Art, MedicineContemporary Buddhism
2019
Despite the remarkable rise in publications on the subject of meditation practices derived from Theravada Buddhism, the representation of Theravada meditation itself, in all its rich diversity, has...
Socio-Economic Atlas of Myanmar
F. Kraas, Regine Spohner, Zin Nwe Myint
Economics
2017
The Socio-Economic Atlas of Myanmar focuses on the analysis and evaluation of regional differences in geographical conditions, natural resources, infrastructure and, in particular, the socio-economic…
Transition of schooling education in Myanmar: a comparative institutional analysis
E. Saito, Naomi Takasawa, Atsushi Tsukui
EducationGlobalisation, Societies and Education
2022
References
SHOWING 1-10 OF 70 REFERENCES
Critical Thinking and Critical Pedagogy: Relations, Differences, and Limits
T. Popkewitz, Lynn Fendler
Education
1999
Two literatures have shaped much of the writing in the educational foundations over the past two decades: Critical Thinking and Critical Pedagogy. Each has its textual reference points, its favored…
483 Citations
PDF
Powerful Learning: Buddhist Literati And the Throne in Burma's Last Dynasty, 1752-1885
Michael W. Charney
History
2006
"Powerful Learning" challenges the notion of the court and the monastic order as static institutions by examining how competition within and between them prompted major rethinking about the…
Elements of Biblical Exegesis: A Basic Guide for Students and Ministers
M. Gorman
Education
2001
"Elements of Biblical Exegesis: A Basic Guide for Students and Ministers" presents the essential elements of sound exegetical method in a succinct and incisive way. Designed for students, teachers,…
42 Citations
The Birth of Insight: Meditation, Modern Buddhism, and the Burmese Monk Ledi Sayadaw
E. Braun
History
2013
Insight meditation, which claims to offer practitioners a chance to escape all suffering by perceiving the true nature of reality, is one of the most popular forms of meditation today. The Theravada…
80 Citations
“Texts Memorized, Texts Performed: A Reconsideration of the Role of Paritta in Sri Lankan Monastic Education.”
Jeffrey D. Samuels
Art
2005
During the past twenty years there has been a growing interest in monastic education within the larger field of Buddhist studies. Within the last ten years in particular, a number of monographs and…
7 Citations
Gathering Leaves and Lifting Words: Histories of Buddhist Monastic Education in Laos and Thailand
J. McDaniel
Economics
2008
AcknowledgmentsNote on TranscriptionIntroduction PART I. Structural Mechanisms: The Institutional History of Monastic Education 1. From the Sala Vat to the Institut Bouddhique 2. Wandering Librarians
92 Citations
EDUCATING FOR CITIZENSHIP: WHAT TEACHERS SAY AND WHAT TEACHERS DO
M. Evans
Sociology
2006
Teachers ʹ characterizations of citizenship education pedagogy in Canada and England were explored in this study. Preferred learning goals reflected liberal/civic republican tendencies represented in…
100 Citations
PDF
Student Self‐evaluation Processes in Student‐centred Teaching and Learning Contexts of Australia and England
V. Klenowski
Education
1995
ABSTRACT Student self‐evaluation processes and their impact on pedagogy, in the promotion of sound reflective student [1] practices, are the focus of this article. The ways in which students…
152 Citations
Critical Thinking and International Postgraduate Students
Z. Moore, Lucia Faltin, M. Wright
Education
2003
TLDR
The concentration on international learners enabled us to reflect critically on assumptions about critical thinking in the UK HE context, whilst at the same time suggesting strategies and insights that could be used with many students in the field.
6 Citations
Burma's Mass Lay Meditation Movement: Buddhism and the Cultural Construction of Power
Ingrid Jordt
Political Science
2007
Burma's Mass Lay Meditation Movement: Buddhism and the Cultural Construction of Power describes a transformation in Buddhist practice in contemporary Burma. This revitalization movement has had real…
87 Citations
...
1
2
3
4
...
SORT BY
Related Papers
Contesting Buddhist Narratives: Democratization, Nationalism, and Communal Violence in Myanmar
M. Walton, S. Hayward
Sociology, Political Science
2014
Executive SummaryFor the past few years, Myanmar's political transition has been hampered by violence between Buddhists ...
60 Citations
In pursuit of the sorcerer's power: sacred diagrams as technologies of potency
Thomas Patton
Sociology
2012
Drawing upon research for a dissertation on lived religion in Myanmar as it pertains to various religious cults and foll...
10 Citations
Show More
2/10
Abstract
6 Citations
70 References
Related Papers
Stay Connected With Semantic Scholar
What Is Semantic Scholar?
Semantic Scholar is a free, AI-powered research tool for scientific literature, based at the Allen Institute for AI.
Learn More
About
About Us
Publishers
Blog
Careers
Product
Beta Program
S2AG API
Semantic Reader
Research
Team
Publications
Projects
Resources
Help
FAQ
Librarians
Tutorials
Proudly built by AI2
Terms of ServicePrivacy Policy
By clicking accept or continuing to use the site, you agree to the terms outlined in our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service, and Dataset License