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

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Construction of Gender Identity-Women in Popular Tamil Magazines

Women in Popular Tamil Magazines Gita Wolf Narratives are constructions of reality using available cultural and social material, but ordering and presenting versions of this material in accordance with certain ideologies and constraints. Such literature is a powerful method of social control and can function as an important means of social change, or its prevention. This is the basic premise prompting an examination of short stories in popular Tamil weeklies.

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