• Dowry System in India
    The dowry system is an age old system and a peculiar phenomenon of the Indian society. It is, as today, a curse to the society. Dowry is the name given to all that, the parents of a girl give to her when she gets married. At the face of it, the system seems quite appropriate, healthy and logical,...
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  • Dowry a symbol of injustice
    DOWRY A SYMBOL OF INJUSTICE Mina Fakher Student of Bs-Psychology Department of Social Sciences and Humanities Email: 13002141012@umt.edu.pk University of Management and Technology, Lahore Abstract: Dowry is a distressing symbol in every segment...
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  • Fasting and Feasting
    this is taken advantage of by many people throughout the story. The author shows the reader a glimpse into the arranged marriages of the middle class in India through the eyes of Uma. She is married off twice and is twice scammed into giving up her families’ dowry. They lost the dowry both times and...
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  • Motivation Using Non Cash Incentives
    DOWRY [pic] Presented by FAIZA KHAN Defence Authority College of Business Presented to The Department of Business Administration The University of Karachi Spring 2009 CONTENT |S.NO |DESCRIPTION ...
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  • Bahari Farmer
    happened to change my circumstances. For example, unexpected droughts, pest attacks, or even rats attacking my rice storages right after I had taken advantage of low prices from the year before. Some of these events almost seemed to happen just because I was doing fairly well. A lot of the time I found myself...
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  • Disadvantages of arranged marriage
    disadvantage of Arranged marriages in Hinduism (especially in India) is the dowry system. It has been said that the dowry system has been completely eradicated from the social views around the country, but it doesn’t seem like it. The dowry system basically is a situation where the girls family pays enormous amounts...
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  • Women of Rennaisance
    Woman of Renaissance Renaissance History What Advantages and Disadvantages of Women in the Renaissance did Lusanna Exemplify? Being a Woman in a Man’s World The Renaissance was a period of enlightenment of knowledge, art, self, culture, and religion. It was during this time that people began...
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  • Tyranny of customs
    of meaningless customs and evolve new ones based on reason. But their teachings were ignored by the people. Whatever might have been the merits, advantages and suitability, and virtue of these social customs in meeting the needs of the community life at some particular point of time, it can be asserted...
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  • Dowry Death
    Rights of women in India Topic: A Theoretical Perspective on Dowry Deaths in India Objectives: a) To understand the concept of dowry as has originated and evolved in India. b) To conceptualize modern day consequences of dowry system. c) To refer to various laws in India and find out reasons...
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  • Vilonce Against Women
    law enforcement agencies often accepts bribes, ignores serious complaints, destroys or loses evidence, and frees criminals. In addition, the judicial system has several structural and procedural barriers. Political affiliations and motivations often affect court decisions. The lack of separation of the...
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  • Crime in India
    elaborated these guidelines into a Code of Conduct for employers. * Dowry In 1961, the Government of India passed the Dowry Prohibition Act, making the dowry demands in wedding arrangements illegal. However, many cases of dowry-related domestic violence, suicides and murders have been reported. In...
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  • Violence Against Women
    as a ‘normal’ phenomenon even from the women’s perspective. South Asian women suffer multiple forms of violence including domestic violence, rape, dowry deaths, sexual harassment, suicide, forced marriage, trafficking and other psychological and financial oppression. Violence against women has become...
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  • Ssss
    The Silent Tears of Shattered Families The Ugly Reality of Dowry Law - IPC - 498a An investigative report created for public awareness Rakshak Fighting barriers to Justice and Equality Rakshak © 2006-2010 Rakshak Foundation. All rights reserved. None of the material contained in this...
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  • Violation of Human Rights of Women: a Study of the District of Balasore
    of rapists. DOWRY TORTURE AND DOWRY DEATH:- Human rights violation of women has been rampant in the physical forms all over the country. Hundreds of women are being tortured physically and they are succumbing to death due to dowry cases. There is hardly a day when the cries of dowry victims are not...
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  • Indian Women
    See also: Outline of domestic violence Dowry Main articles: Dowry, Dowry death, and Dowry law in India In 1961, the Government of India passed the Dowry Prohibition Act,[68] making dowry demands in wedding arrangements illegal. However, many cases of dowry-related domestic violence, suicides and murders...
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  • Essay
    Opposition in the Lok Sabha (Lower House of the parliament) were women. However, women in India continue to face atrocities such as rape, acid throwing, and dowry killings while young girls are forced into prostitution. According to a global poll conducted by Thomson Reuters, India is the "fourth most dangerous...
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  • Domestic Vioence
    For too long now, women have accepted it as their destiny or have just acquiescence their right to raise their voice, perhaps, because of the justice system or the lack of it or because they are,vulnerable, scared of being ostracized by their own because domestic violence still remains a taboo for most...
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  • FAMILY LAW AND CUSTOM IN PAKISTAN
    (tribal) family, which is always headed by men. Another explanation for the low incidence of female land inheritance is families’ routine equation of dowry (money or property brought by a bride to her husband at marriage) with a share of inheritance, though this is not legal and has been decried by government...
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  • Wome N Empowerment
    every three minutes, a women is raped every 29 minutes, a dowry death occurs every 77 minutes and one case of cruelty committed by either the husband or relative of the victim. | Domestic violence in India often happens as a result of dowry demands.According to Unicef's Global Report Card on Adolescents...
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  • Hindu Women
    compared to the status of women in other societies. Though the women are vied very highly by the gods, they are viewed from a society with a caste system. India like any other society is divided into different classes. The classes are division is marked by wealth and production industries. The adjoining...
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