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ERIC Number: ED502567
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Sep-5
Pages: 14
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 6
Gender Discrimination and Women's Development in India
Sivakumar, M.
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Gender is a common term where as gender discrimination is meant only for women, because females are the only victims of gender discrimination. Females are nearly 50 percent of the total population but their representation in public life is very low. Recognizing women's right and believing their ability are essential for women's empowerment and development. This study deals with gender discrimination in India, its various forms and its causes. Importance of women in development, legislation for women and solution for gender discrimination are also discussed in this paper.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: India