ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Women, Communication and Science-Identity Question

Identity Question Shefali Moitra An androcentric world-view sees science as a means to 'dominate' nature. A feminist perspective would see science as conversing' with nature. The probative force necessitating a change from 'domination' to 'conversation' lies principally in the realisation of ecological threats. In order that a transformation takes place from the unilateral linear mode of communicating to a bilateral symmetric mode of communicating with nature women also must imbibe new identities which allow for dialogue.

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