CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction 2. Subjugation of Women 3. Panchayati Raj and Women 4. Gandhi's View on Indian Women 5. Feminism in India 6. Women in Various Roles 7. The Women's Movement in India 8. Socio-economic Situation of Women 9. Education and Advocacy: Implementation of Existing Laws 10. The Acts and Facts of Women's Autonomy in India 11. Vocational Training for Women 12. Future Position of Women in World
In Indian society men have traditionally been having most of the power and importance. Women are affected by a situation which is distressing and full of problems. In a way discrimination against a female baby starts at the time when it comes out of its mother’s body. But the situation witnesses a gradual change in the thinking and views of the society on the whole. The book elaborately presents the pictures of the conditions of women in the Indian society in changing perspectives such as subjugation of women, feminism in India, women in various roles, Panchayati Raj and women, the women’s movement in Indian etc.