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Women's Movements in India
A look at three different women's movements in India.
# 124727 | 750 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Asian Studies (General) , Women Studies (Women and Society)

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The paper considers three women's movements in India and their overlap, influences and fragmentation. The paper includes the All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA), the Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).

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"India has a large and affluent middle class, yet it is also a country of extreme poverty and extreme wealth. Socially, one of its most prevalent features continues to be the caste system, and working in conjunction with the caste system, the place of women in Indian society. Women can be marginalized and victimized even in the middle class-honor killings take place at all strata of the society-yet there are also women's movements active in India that pull members..."

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