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Development, patriarchy, and politics

Leela Kasturi

Development, patriarchy, and politics

Indian women in the political process, 1947-1992

by Leela Kasturi

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Published by Centre for Women"s Development Studies in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Women in politics -- India,
    • Women in development -- India,
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- India

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 27).

      StatementLeela Kasturi.
      SeriesOccasional paper ;, no. 25, Occasional paper (Centre for Women"s Development Studies (New Delhi, India)) ;, no. 25.
      ContributionsCentre for Women"s Development Studies (New Delhi, India)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.I4 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p. ;
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL637513M
      LC Control Number96902218

      Challenging patriarchy in political organizing. What is Patriarchy? Patriarchy, a system that gives men privileges, results from a gendered socialization process in all areas of our lives – social, economic, ideological, cultural, political, and spiritual. According to bell hooks, “Patriarchy is political-social system that insists that. 15 Epic Feminist Books. TO INSPIRE YOU TO TOPPLE THE PATRIARCHY. 1. We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia. Both paths promise a life of comfort and luxury, far from the frequent political uprisings of the lower class. Daniela Vargas is the school’s top student, but her pedigree is .

      1. Gend Dev. Jun;4(2) Patriarchy and development in the Arab world. Joseph S. PIP: The author defines patriarchy in the Arab context as the prioritizing of the rights of males and elders, and the justification of those rights within kinship values which are usually supported by religion. The 21st century has inherited the unfinished agenda of globalising democracy in a more vibrant form. In many instances there is a feeling of unease about the achievement of representative democracy because of the ongoing tendency of democratic nations to exclude or marginalise large sections of society. This is particularly the case for women right across the world.

      Politics vs Patriarchy: A Comparison of the Feminist Movements from the ’s to Today “A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.” -Gloria Steinem Feminism; a range of political movements, ideologies, and social movements that share a common goal: to define, establish, and achieve political, economic, personal, and social rights for women.   Kate Millett’s Sexual Politics () was an early text that attempted to flesh out “patriarchy” into society’s “most fundamental concept of power”.


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