• 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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  • Dowry an Evil for Socitety
    DOWRY: AN EVIL FOR SOCIETY DOWRY DOWRY or DAHEJ is payment or agreement to pay any property or valuable security or cash by the bride’s family to the bridegroom’s family along with the giving away of bride (called Kanyadan) .In our society it is generally given by the girl’s family to the boy’s family...
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  • Dowry
    Dowry Menace Assault, harassment, death, torture, suicide, murder, it is a consistent flow of thoughts, is it not? Well, I consider this to be a synonym of none other than the word dowry. Dowry is the money, goods or estate that a woman brings to her husband in marriage. When we look back into history...
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  • Criminal Law
    A PROJECT OF CRIMINAL LAW ON DOWRY DEATH {SEC.304(B) OF I.P.C.} ----------SHOULD CHANGE TO ------------ / / ACKNOWLEDGEMENT I would like to express my heartfelt thanks...
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  • What You Can Do Against Dowry Threats
    What you can do against Dowry threats Section 498-A of the Indian Penal Code covers dowry-related harassment. As with other provisions of criminal law, a woman can use the threat of going to court to deter this kind of harassment. The Indian Penal Code also addresses dowry deaths in section 304-B...
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  • Abuse of Indian Dowry Laws
    battling the issue of dowry-related domestic violence. According to United Nations Population Fund Report, as many as seventy percent of married women in India between the age of 15 and 49 are victims of beat- ing, rape, or forced sex.1 One of the leading causes for such violence is dowry harassment, a widespread...
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  • Bride Burning, Murders and Dowry Pressure in India
    Murders and Dowry Pressure in India I. Women in India are exposed to heinous acts of abuse. A. Women in India have become victims of human rights abuse. B. Different components of Bride-Burning II. Extent of the Problem A. Statistical Analysis of the number of Dowry Related deaths ...
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  • Dowry, an Investment System
    Dowry system is when the bride’s family gives goods, money, or estate to her husband and his family during marriage (E. Pauls Prine (Ed.), 2008). This practice is mostly common in South Asia, specifically the Indian culture (E. Pauls Prine (Ed.), 2008). On the other hand is the practice of bride price...
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  • indian culture
    the context of dowry. Dowry practice’s in South Asian society seems to be a culture-specific form of domestic violence. A dowry is known as property, gifts, goods, or money brought by a bride to her husband’s home on their marriage ("Dowry-related violence," 2010). Most of the time dowry is given by the...
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  • Sandeep Annnan
    THE SOCIAL EVIL OF DOWRY 3 Replies India’s social life has been vitiated by a large number of practices and traditions that are irrational and have seriously hindered the progress of the people. The system of dowry is absurd and illogical and has continued to be a source of mental agency to almost...
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  • Dowry; a Custom or a Crime?
    Dowry is a multi-faceted, deep-rooted gender issue with social, economic and health consequences. This social evil has brought fatal effects to the lives of ordinary women of our society. This social crime has recently made footings in some countries, which were traditionally free of this evil like Afghanistan...
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  • Dowry
    Dowry is one of the most wicked, revolting, and condemnable practices that have been distressing the Indian society. This immorality is well acquainted to people in forms of cash and valuables goods given by the bride's family to the groom's family along with the bride. The never-ending insatiability...
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  • Essays
    DOWRY SYSTEM Introduction: In India, we find many social evils. Among the social evils,the major are untouchables, Sati, Dowry, child marriage, widowhood and Child labour. These evils prevail because of injustice caused by man against woman particularly the social evils such as sati widow hood and...
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  • Domestic Violence in India
    divorce unless dowry is given (www.indiatogether.org). The most common type of domestic violence in India is dowry deaths. Dowry deaths occur when the new wife family can not afford to pay any more money or give property to the husband family. Then the husband family would beat, cause mental torture...
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  • Overpopulation
    hand, if population rates continue to climb, problems will be measured in terms of world-wide productivity rather than state-wide distribution. Causes: The term 'over-population' is relative. In a primitive rural economy, the people wanted children in order to have more hands to work on the field...
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  • Dowry
    below: I came to know of a girl whose father had to sale his kidneys just to bear the expenses of dowry. It looked as though dowry was more important to them then the girl because the things they got in dowry were not according to their demand so they kept torturing the girl and at last she committed suicide...
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  • Dower and Dowry Confusion
    Dower and dowry confusion The dower is a sum of money or other property which becomes payable by the husband to the wife as an effect of marriage[1]. On the other hand, Dowry is a transaction between two parties involving cash, or other valuable articles such as precious metals, gems, clothing, appliances...
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  • Introduction to Ethics
    Marlon Pereira – 1112 Joel Rodricks – 1114 Vaibhav Jain – 1119 Class: S.Y.B.B.A (T & T) Dowry A dowry is the money, goods, or estate that a woman brings to a marriage. Dowry contrasts with bride price, which is paid by the groom or his family to the bride's parents, and with dower...
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  • Dowry Death
    Introduction ‘’Any Youngman who makes dowry a condition for marriage discredits his education and his country and dishonours womanhood.’’ ...
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  • Essay
    CAUSES OF FEMALE FOETICIDE – WHY DO THEY DO THIS? Female foeticide is a pressing issue – which calls to be addressed at once. However, to get to the root of this issue, it is essential to understand the causes behind it. In India, however, there isn’t actually a need to investigate into the problem...
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