Literacy and Social Transformation is a book on the world-famous total literacy campaign in Kerala. The successful completion of the learning festival led to the declaration of total literacy in Kerala. The first chapter traces the historical and philosophical perspectives of the mass education efforts in India within the framework of the total literacy campaign and social transformation. The second chapter deals with the vivid and lively account of the total literacy campaign in Kerala. The inspiration and enthusiasm that radiated from the total literacy campaign in Kerala spread to the entire length and breadth of the country as a model. The subsequent chapters survey the literacy campaign studies, methodology, analysis, findings and suggestions in the light of the Kerala experiment.