Women, Leisure and Gender Politics in Globalising Times

Tuesday, July 15, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: 501
RC13 Sociology of Leisure (host committee)
RC32 Women in Society

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Ishwar MODI, International Institute Social Sciences, India and Cynthia JOSEPH, Monash University, Australia
Mieko YOSHIHAMA, PhotoVoice Project, Japan and Ruby SAIN, Jadavpur University, India
"Sem Medo De Ser Feliz!": Brazilian Horsewomen, Cowgirls and Equestrian Leisure (Oral Presentation)
Miriam ADELMAN, Federal University of Paraná, Brazil

Women, More Roles, Less Personal Leisure: A Case of Kanpur City (Oral Presentation)
Babita TEWARI, CSJM University, India

Gender Inequalities and Socio-Cultural Themes of Leisure in Contemporary Societies: Illustrations from Pakistan (Oral Presentation)
Saira SIDDIQUI, GC University, Pakistan; Syeda Khizra ASLAM, SAP; GC University, Pakistan

Leisure in an Unequal World: Assessing Causal Relativity Between Resources and Leisure (Oral Presentation)
Chitwan VARMA, PhD, Sri JNPG College (KKC), Lucknow University, Lucknow, India

Leisure-Time Activities: A Sociological Analysis of Professional Women (Oral Presentation)
Arvinder ANSARI, Jamia Millia Islamia University, India

Preferences in Leisure Activity As Affected By Gendered Choice (Distributed Paper)
Merites BUOT, UPLB, Philippines; Rico ANCOG, UPLB, Philippines; Virgilio MARILAG, UPLB, Philippines

Gender Discrimination:Female Feticide,Infanticide and Leisurely Attitude Towards P.N.D.T.Act (Distributed Paper)
Dr BHAWNA, College Kidwai Nagar Kanpur, India