In the diverse subjects of our society as we come across a huge numbers of issues to discuss and debate and finally come to a conclusion that we have to travel through the ups and downs of the social differences and discrimination. Unlike caste, creed, religion, language, education, occupation etc. Gender issues have a big role to play to decide the peace prosperity on the basis of prevailing social practices in India. Social issues which are associated with masculinity and feminism are existing in Indian society from the days immemorial, and have undergone huge changes depending upon the gender roles.
This volume on “Reflections on Gender: Mapping the Territory” touches and discusses many issues like Gender Role, Transgender, Masculine Beliefs, Language and Women’s Inferiority, Feminist Activism, Indigenous Motherhood, Reproductive Health Status, Female Domestic Workers, Armed Conflict on Social Maturity of Adolescent Girls, Women with Disability and Women Empowerment.
About the Editor’s
Prabhat Kumar Singh a well known academic and research scientist, is presently HOD Department of Sociology in Ranchi University, Ranchi, Jharkhand. As a social scientist, he has also written innumerable research papers and articles for leading newspapers and journals of national and international repute. He has authored many outstanding books and awarded by many organizations for his outstanding contributions. In addition, he is also member of a number of internationally reputed learned societies. He has guided a number of research students, conducted specialized course and chaired various sessions.
Amit Bhowmick is presently Post Doctoral Research Fellow and HOD Department of Sociology in Nur Mohammad Smriti Mahavidyalaya, Murshidabad, West Bengal. Dr. Bhowmick has been involved in teaching for 12 years and attended several National and International Conferences or Symposia. He has contributed over a dozen articles in journals of National and International repute and authored many outstanding books. He is associated with many national as well as International Oganizations, chaired Sessions and visited many countries.