753 Women, poverty and the struggle for survival

Saturday, August 4, 2012: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
OB 17 (Faculty of Economics)

RC32 Women in Society (host committee)

Language: English
Session Organizers:
Anita DASH, Ravenshaw University, India and Sattish SHARMA, HP University, India
Women in poverty: Intergenerational experiences (Oral Presentation)
Sarah SILVA TELLES, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro - PUC-Rio, Brazil

Why culture makes a difference: Explaining women's prostitution by social closure and the traditionalist gender norm (Oral Presentation)
Jef HENDRICKX, HUB - University College Brussels, Belgium; Stef ADRIAENSSENS, HUB - University College Brussels, Belgium

Women miners of India: Gender wage gap (Oral Presentation)
Molly CHATTOPADHYAY, Sociological Research Unit, India

Poverty eradication and women's empowerment: A sociological setting of social capital & self-help groups (Oral Presentation)
Birendra SUNA, Chanderprabhu Jain College of Higher Studies, India

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