India's Working Women and Career Discourses

India's Working Women and Career Discourses

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

This book examines Indian women's perception of their work and family lives at the intersection of postmodernity and tradition through the lenses of society, socialization, and agency. In interviews with seventy-seven women, this book demonstrates how Indiaa€™s daughters make personal and professional choices that privilege families over careers.Vanaja (33), an interior designer and teacher, and Bhavana (38), controller of finance at a multinational company, both expressed ... Shraddha had moved away to a southern Indian city for a job but would visit home during religious holidays.

Title:India's Working Women and Career Discourses
Author:Suchitra Shenoy-Packer
Publisher:Lexington Books - 2014-08-06


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming