Patriarchy , Entitlements and Sexual Division of Labour | Sociology IQ

Patriarchy , Entitlements and Sexual Division of Labour | Sociology IQ PATRIARCHY, ENTITLEMENTS AND SEXUAL DIVISION OF LABOUR Patriarchy: Literally, rule by father, this idea is employed to ask a system that values men more and provides them power over women. Sexual division of Labour : A system during which all work inside the house … Read more

Status of Women in British Period | Sociology IQ

Status of Women in British Period | Sociology IQ STATUS OF WOMEN IN BRITISH PERIOD Sati, infanticide, slavery, child marriage, prohibition of widow remarriage and the lack of women’s rights were some of the social problems which attracted the attention of British Raj and social reformers alike. The reform movements and the national movement generated … Read more

Status of Women in Indian History | Sociology IQ

Status of Women in Indian History | Sociology IQ STATUS OF WOMEN IN HISTORY In the Rig Vedic Culture women enjoyed equal status with men. Women like men get education and perceived Bramhacharya and upanayana was also performed on them. They studied the Vedas. Women like Gosha, Apala, Vishvara composed Vedic hymns. In the age … Read more

Development Strategies for Poverty Alleviation in India | Sociology IQ

Development Strategies for Poverty Alleviation in India | Sociology IQ DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOR POVERTY ALLEVIATION IN INDIA The post-independence leadership in India under the leadership of Nehru adopted a development model based on the strategy, ‘growth as the instrument with poverty alleviation as the objective’. The National planning committee that was formed in 1938 had … Read more

Unity in Diversity | Sociology IQ

Unity in Diversity | Sociology IQ UNITY IN DIVERSITY India is a mixed society in both character and spirit. There is diversity not only in language, religion and cultures but also in life styles, occupational pursuits, rites and rituals related to birth, death and marriage and in inheritance and succession laws. Beneath these diversities root … Read more