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Title Gender issues and empowerment of women / editors, Manoranjan Pal [and others], editors
Published New York : Nova Science Publishers, [2012]
©2012
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 324 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. 1 Women's Autonomy and Empowerment -- ch. 1 Gender Imbalance: Role of Female Foeticide and Neglect of Girls / Ashish Bose -- ch. 2 Capability Deprivation of Women: Are Women Holding Up Half the Sky in Asia? / Santosh Mehrotra -- ch. 3 Women's Autonomy, Women's Status and Nutrition in India / Faujdar Ram -- ch. 4 Women's Autonomy and Utilization of the Family Planning Services in Three Eastern States of India / Protap Mukherjee -- ch. 5 An Analysis of the State of Empowerment of Females vis-a-vis Males at Old Ages in India / Prasanta Pathak -- ch. 6 Empowerment of Women through Household Decision Making Power in India: A State Wise Analysis / Premananda Bharati -- ch. 7 Declining Juvenile Sex Ratio in India: Trends and Determinants / Darshy Sinha -- pt. 2 Gender Disparity: Health, Education and Employment -- ch. 8 Child Immunization Coverage in Rural India and Its Determinants / Premananda Bharati
Ch. 9 Gender Disparity in Child Care in India: Findings from Two National Family Health Surveys / T.K. Roy -- ch. 10 Gender Bias against Female Children in India / J. Pradhan -- ch. 11 An Analysis of Socioeconomic and Demographic Determinants of Childhood Immunisation in India / Nilanjan Patra -- ch. 12 Gender Discrimination in Child Schooling: Why Do We Observe It? / Itismita Mohanty -- ch. 13 Gender Disparity in Madhyamik Examination Result / Rumki Gupta -- ch. 14 Incidence of Public Expenditure on Education: Viewing through a Gender Lens / Protiva Kundu -- ch. 15 Education, Health and Women's Empowerment -- Kerala's Experience in Linking the Triad / K.R. Lakshmy Devi -- ch. 16 Occupational Segregation and Gender Stereotyping / Ishita Mukhopadhyay -- ch. 17 Status of Gender-Differentials and Trends in India: Population, Health, Education and Employment / Prasanta Kumar Majumdar
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Sex discrimination -- India.
Sex role -- India.
Women -- India -- Social conditions.
Women's rights -- India.
Form Electronic book
Author Pal, Manoranjan.
ISBN 1621004643 (electronic bk.)
9781621004646 (electronic bk.)