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Who"s who in women"s studies in India.

Who"s who in women"s studies in India.

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Published by Research Unit on Women"s Studies, S.N.D.T. Women"s University in Bombay .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s studies -- India -- Directories

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1181I4 W4 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16, 142, vii p. ;
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16673568M

    Most of the studies have shown a better social adjustment for females compared to males, and they also have better premorbid functioning than males. There is a great need to plan for gender-sensitive mental health services. In India, women face a lot of problems especially in relation to marriage, pregnancy childbirth, and menopause. Digitalization in India: Shodhmanthan Special Issue No.5 () Kashmir Problem And India Pakistan Relations Shodhmanthan Special Issue No.4 () NEW HORIZONS OF DALIT CULTURE AND LITERATURE – Shodhmanthan Special Issue No.2 () PREVENTION OF CORRUPTION IN INDIA RJPSS Special Issue

    Department of Women's Studies Woods Hall, University of Maryland Chapel Lane College Park, MD Tel.: Fax: Women’s education in India: statistics call for policy intervention. According to the statistics released by the latest census of , India’s female literacy rate is percent, significantly lower than the world average of percent.

    A center of the lucrative fur trade throughout the colonial period, the Great Lakes region was an important site of cultural as well as economic exchange between native and European peoples. In this well-researched study, Susan Sleeper-Smith focuses on an often overlooked aspect of these interactions—the role played by Indian women who married French g on a broad. Official figures demonstrate that Indian employees have the highest average hourly pay rate among all ethnic groups in Britain. A study in found British Indians have among the lowest poverty rates among ethnic groups in Britain. Studies and official figures have shown that Indians are more likely to be employed in professional and managerial occupations, than all other ethnic groups.


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