There are many barriers of female employment in the course of the country’s economic development and modernization. Illiteracy, poverty, decline of household industries, competition from factories, and technological changes are the major barriers for women employment. They are each briefly … [Read more...] about Barriers for Women Employment
The problem of child labor is a socio-economic problem; and the rise of this phenomenon in an alarming proportion has caused a serious concern in India. Age: The children belonging to the age groups, ranging from six to fourteen years, in the developing countries are engaged in different types of … [Read more...] about Child Labor in India
The system of dowry is bad and a great social evil prevalent in Indian society. The unscrupulous person do not display moral or ethical principles. They allege that the bride’s parents failed to give the dowry promised by them at the time of negotiation of marriage. Now-a-days, in the marriage … [Read more...] about Why dowry system is bad?
Nuclear family vs. Joint family 1. Composition A typical nuclear family consists of a husband, a wife, a couple of children. The number of members are very few in a nuclear family. In a joint family system, the number of dependents living under the roof is much larger. Those living with a … [Read more...] about Nuclear family vs. Joint family
Introduction: Traditionally, an Indian woman had four fold status-role sequences. These were her role as a daughter, wife, housewife (homemaker), and mother. The woman, whose status and role traditionally was well defined and almost fixed in the society, is now experiencing far-reaching … [Read more...] about Women in India: Role and Status of Women in India