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Recent Studies on Indian Women ; Empirical Work of Social Scientists

Janet Huber Lower

Recent Studies on Indian Women ; Empirical Work of Social Scientists

by Janet Huber Lower

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Published by Rawat Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nonfiction / Women"s Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages460
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13135779M
    ISBN 108131600491
    ISBN 109788131600498

    Women first, prosperity for all. This was the theme of the 10th Global Entrepreneurship Summit, hosted late last year in was also an unofficial theme for the year itself. Around the world, we witnessed demands by women to address persistent gender inequalities as a prerequisite to social and economic progress. This volume assembles new scholarship that provides critical perspectives on these issues. The book marshals original, empirical work from leading social scientists in a variety of disciplines to address a range of questions about the practices of mining companies on the ground, the impacts of mining on host communities, and the responses to.

      CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per peer-reviewed document published in this title. CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a range of four years (e.g. ) to peer-reviewed documents (articles, reviews, conference papers, data papers and book chapters) published in the same four calendar years, divided by the number of.   Organizers of the National Conference on Women’s Studies. [Source: ] This process of institutionalization was facilitated by initiatives like the National Conference on Women’s Studies in , where the idea of forming the Indian Association of Women’s Studies (IAWS) came into being. It became a platform for the scholars and academics to share their work, journals, as well.

    NASSDOC undertakes different activities to help the social scientists [37]. Library and Information Services: The library of NASSDOC has different types important documents, besides books relating to social sciences, such as unpublished theses, research project reports, and Indian and foreign journals on social maintains a bibliographic database of all the documents available in. Aside from being an engaging and readable narrative of Indian history, this set integrates women's issues, roles, and achievements into the general study of the times, providing a clear presentation of the social, cultural, religious, political, and economic realities that have helped shape the identity of Indian women.


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Recent Studies on Indian Women ; Empirical Work of Social Scientists by Janet Huber Lower Download PDF EPUB FB2

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