Gender Spaces

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09.10.2012
SOCIOLOGY
GENDER SPACES
WHERE ARE WE HEADING – HAVING GENDER NEUTRAL SPACES OR GENDER DEFINED SPACES SCIENCE AND FEMECIDE. HONOUR KILLING. PREM CHOUDHARY AS WRITTEN EXTENSIVELY ON IT. WOMEN IN THE PROCESS OF EMANCIPATION. ARE ELIMINATED.

MODERNITY, CULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY.
WOMEN LAGGING BEHIND TOOLS, TECHNOLOGY

RESOURCE: SKILL, PROPERTY, POWER, PRODUCTION CAPACITY,
SEX IS BIOLOGICAL AND GENDER IS SOCIOLOGICAL

STRATIFICATION OF SOCIETY – AGE AND SEX
PRIMITIVE TO ANCIENT TO MODERN TO POST MODERN. WOMENS MOBILITY HAS CHANGED. PREVIOUSLY CLANS – NOT MONOGOMUS BUT POLYGAMOUS. FROM COMMON SOCIETY TO PERSONAL PROPERTY. SO UNEQUAL SECTIONS IN SOCIETY. PATIARCHAL SOCIETY – MEN ARE HEAD OF THE FAMILY AND CONTROLS THE CATTLE, THE RESOURCES, THE WOMEN, THE MINORS

POWER CORRUPTS ABSOLUTE POWER CORRUPTS YOU TOTALLY.
THAT IS THE TERRAIN THRU WHICH THE ROADS HAVE BEEN SET IN SOCIETY. SIMAL DEVOR SAYS – WOMEN ARE NOT BORN, THEY ARE MADE – DECIDED BY FAMILY, COMMUNITY, STATE

REPRODUCTION – BIOLOGICAL AND SOCIOLOGICAL , NURTURING.
GENDERED DIVISION OF LABOUR. NO MALE TEACHER IN PLAY SCHOOL. MALE NURSES. SUBORDINATE POSITIONS – NURSES, CARE GIVERS, SERVERS.

WOMEN’S EMPOWERNMENT. WOMEN’S SPACES.
POWER RELATIONS IN GENDER.

MARRIAGES ARE A CONTRACT IN THE WEST. BUT IS A RELIGIOUS INSTITUTION IN INDIA.

PATRUARCHY – PITRASATTA. WOMEN IS THE PROPERTY OF FATHERR, HUSBAND AND SON. THE LIBERAL FEMINIST MOVEMENT. TALKS ABOUT ‘PERSONHOOD’ . FROM RIGHT TO VOTE TO GENDER SPACES. STATUS OF WOMEN – PRE EDITED BOOK ON ‘STATUS OF WOMEN’.

Science is unfolding so many mysteries of life. A rational attitude to establish cause and effect. It illuminates.

Halucinations – drug addiction.
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