Download PDF by Sudarshana Sen: Anglo-Indian Women in Transition: Pride, Prejudice and

By Sudarshana Sen

ISBN-10: 9811046530

ISBN-13: 9789811046537

The learn considers generations of Anglo-Indian girls in post-colonial India, and their social interplay with their neighborhood. It explores Anglo-Indian ladies as a part of a cultural complete and as contributors within the mainstream cultural claims of India. It significantly highlights the marginalisation of Anglo-Indian girls in decision-making, concentrating on the a number of patriarchal dominations they face, and the way it affects on their function inside society. It argues that the old gendering of the Anglo-Indian group has concrete results by way of familial, cultural and organizational hyperlinks with the diaspora, perceptions and attitudes of alternative Indian groups in the direction of the Anglo-Indian group in colleges, neighborhoods and offices and demanding discriminations in keeping with color of pores and skin, financial assets and conformity to gender stereotypes. reading how varied varieties of race, type and gender discrimination intersect within the lives and reviews of Anglo-Indian ladies, this paintings presents insights into modern gender kin in India, and is a key learn for students in gender and sociology, in addition to minority and diaspora studies.

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