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Review of Women's Studies

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REVIEW OF WOMEN S STUDIES I n India and Bangladesh, where early marriage remains a widespread practice, adolescent pregnancy is often an immediate sequitur to marriage [Pachauri et al 2002]....

SPECIAL ARTICLE November 3, 2007101The Use and Abuse of Democracy in West BengalSanjeeb MukherjeeWe are living in the age of democracy; not because all countries in the world are democratic, but for....

REVIEW OF WOMEN’S STUDIESnovember 3, 2007 90Understanding Violence against WomenMaithreyi KrishnarajViolence accompanies power. It is committed to prove or feela sense of power maintained as an....

REVIEW OF WOMEN’S STUDIESnovember 3, 2007 54Care and Support of Unmarried Adolescent Girls in RajasthanAlka Barua, Hemant Apte, Pradeep KumarAdolescents constitute nearly 22 per cent of the population....

REVIEW OF WOMEN’S STUDIES November 3, 200771Whose Mistake? Gender Roles and Physical Violence among Young Married WomenNandita Kapadia-Kundu, Manisha Khale, Sachin Upadhaye, Deepti ChavanYoung married....

REVIEW OF WOMEN’S STUDIES november 3, 200763Mobility of Unmarried Adolescent Girls in Rural BangladeshR T Naved, S Chowdhury, S Arman, K SethuramanAdolescence is a largely neglected area of research....

REVIEW OF WOMEN’S STUDIES november 3, 200749The Nexus of Gender Discrimination with Malnutrition: An IntroductionKavita Sethuraman, Nata DuvvuryMalnutrition and gender discrimination, both of which....

KALPANA VISWANATH, SURABHI TANDON MEHROTRA I n this paper we examine the nature of gender usage and gendered violence in public spaces in the city of Delhi. We locate our work within the debates on....

I n south Mumbai, Amina, a 16-year old upper middle classspace with concerns of exclusion, risk, civic and cultural safety.dawoodi bohra girl who wears the ‘ridha’1 to collegeHowever, before I proceed....

M umbai, the commercial capital of India, is a city that revolves around calculated and intuitive risk: what train to catch, where to invest, what kind of insurance, to travel with a railway pass or....

O n a characteristically warm and humid April evening in Mumbai, I am invited by several of the women from the political party that I am researching who have kindly let me into their lives over the....

I T hese are times in which the marginality of women to public life in Kerala is increasingly coming under critical scrutiny. The issue, it appears, is not really the invisibility of women in public....

T he field of academics in China today is radically different from previous years in both content and discipline. The change is especially noticeable in the field of sociology/ anthropology and....