June 6, 2015

Life Under Milk Wood: Women Workers in the Rubber Plantations, An Overview (1995)

Rubber plantation labour remained insignificant in national politics in comparison to the Tea industry, thus remained largely unresearched. It also seeks to identify gender specific conditions of work that are specific to women plantation workers.

Ideology, Caste, Class, and Gender (1997)

The book reveals through detailed interviews that despite socio-cultural and economic differences, and in the face of inter caste conflicts there is a common theme of gender suffering that tragically permeates the lives of women. Forms of gender suffering which…
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