Women in India now participate in all activities such aseducation, sports, politics, media, art and culture, servicesectors, science and technology, etc and enhancing social as wellnational development. To say that they are in key positions almostevery field of society. Therefore, it is a felt need to understandthe imperative roles played by women in contemporary society andhence the present book is an inclusive attempt to integrate theresearchers done on the status of women in the context of Indiansociety. The contents of the book is divided into five major parts viz.,
I. Women in Society: Status and Problems
II. Women at Work
III. Women in SHGs, Entrepreneurship and Empowerment
IV. Women and Health
V. Women in Politics
The chapters presented under these analyses the status of women,problems that they faced while they establish themselves as aunique personality and suggest as well to influence inclusivepolicies for inclusion of women in inclusive growth. Hence, thebook would be an instrument for the community working on womenempowerment by removing discriminatory practices against womne inall possible domains.