ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Construction and Reconstruction of Woman

in Gandhi Sujata Patel This paper traces the development of Gandhi's ideas on, of and about women. The author attempts to unearth and articulate the core assumptions underlying Gandhi's perspective on women. Gandhi's ideas incorporate assumptions and notions regarding the origin and nature of gender differences on the basis of which he models out social roles. Gandhi envisaged a significant role for women in Indian society

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