Reading Research and Practice: Indian Perspective. Book uri icon


  • The authors outline the basic structure of akshara, the basic unit of writing in Indic writing systems used widely in South and Southeast Asia; present preliminary studies relating to reading, assessment, and instruction of akshara; and outline recommendations for future studies.

altmetric score

  • 0.5

author list (cited authors)

  • Joshi, R. M., Nakamura, P. R., & Singh, N. C.

citation count

  • 3

complete list of authors

  • Joshi, R Malatesha||Nakamura, Pooja R||Singh, Nandini Chatterjee

publication date

  • January 2017