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Exploring the Other Half Challenges faced by Women in India

Author Name: Shraddha Saroj & Kalpna Gupta | Format: Paperback | Genre : Educational & Professional | Other Details

The purpose of this book is to introduce the audience with the turmoil that the Indian women go through in day-to-day life. It is an opportunity to all the women out there to speak their hearts out and share the story/stories which has been kept as a secret for so many years. It explores the ground reality of Indian society through real life stories, research papers, review papers, news reports etc. 

Every picture tells a story

1. Challenges faced by Women in Indian society: An Introduction
2. Female foeticide: A cry still unheard
3. Acid attack
4. Be the change you want to see in the world
5. Challenges faced by women in Indian society 
6. Dowry system and the dowry prohibition act, 1961
7. Stepping Stones: The story of an independent women
8. Acid attack: An identity erasure
9. Women and human trafficking
10.Upbringing of an Indian women 
11.Child marriage in India and its impact
12.Women and men 
13.Women and reproductive health, during Covid – 19 pandemic
14.Poverty and subordinate social status of women 
15.Challenges faced by Indian women due to urinary incontinence
16.Impact of education and employment on household decision making
17.Women leadership: Raising nation at new height
18.Marital adjustment of Indian married working women
19.The role of women in upbringing the society: A prelude
20.Political empowerment of women in Jammu and Kashmir
21.Domestic violence 

Where there is a will there is a way

To be continued...

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Shraddha Saroj & Kalpna Gupta

Shraddha Saroj, presently working as a Senior Research Fellow (SRF) at the Department of Home Science, Banaras Hindu University. She is pursuing her PhD in the field of Clinical Nutrition under the guidance of, Supervisor Prof. Kalpna Gupta, Department of Home Science and Co-Supervisor Dr. D. P. Yadav, Department of Gastroenterology, Institute of Medical Sciences. 

Prof. Kalpna Gupta is currently acting as the Head of the Department of Home Science, Banaras Hindu University, with more than 39 years of experience in teaching and supervision. She has guided several PhD scholars as well as numerous dissertations. . She is an energetic Home Scientist and always ready to work for the holistic development of people. Her research interest includes welfare of Girl Child, Parent Education and Divyang Children. 

Both of them are actively involved in women’s empowerment and work for the welfare of the society.