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Women empowerment in political institutions

National Conference on "Empowerment of Women in Parliament and Local Self-Government Institutions in India : Role, Status, Participation and Decision Making" (2008 Tirupati, India)

Women empowerment in political institutions

an Indian perspective

by National Conference on "Empowerment of Women in Parliament and Local Self-Government Institutions in India : Role, Status, Participation and Decision Making" (2008 Tirupati, India)

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Published by [Published for] Academy of Grassroots Studies and Research of India, Tirupati (A.P.) by Kanishka Publishers, Distributors in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Political activity -- India -- Congresses,
  • Women in development -- India -- Congresses

  • About the Edition

    Papers presented at the National Conference on Empowerment of Women in Parliament and Local Self-Government Institutions in India : Role, Status, Participation and Decision Making, held at Tirupati during 19-20 August 2008.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [256]-272) and index.

    Statementedited by Sundar Ram.
    GenreCongresses
    ContributionsSundar Ram, D., 1960-, Academy of Grassroots Studies and Research, India.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.A-ZI+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 278 p. :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23946422M
    ISBN 109788173911615
    LC Control Number2009310954

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    "The question of political empowerment of women in rural India has assumed considerable significance recently because of the 73rd Constitutional Amendmerit Act. The amendment provides reservation of seats and posts of chairperson tor women in all grassroots level democratic institutions in the countryside known as panchayats. Increased political participation of women will help them fight the abuse, discrimination, and inequality they suffer from. Its promoters say that the Bill was essential for active political.


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