Title:Nepalese Women: Status and Role
Publisher:Dr. Rohit Kumar
Subject:Anthropology/ Sociology | Women Study | Nepal History | Nepal Anthropology | Nepal Women | Nepal Non-Fiction | Non Fiction | Social Science | Development | Economics | Bibliography/Reference | Nepal Culture and Custom
Remarks:contains B&W and Color Photographs and Index.
Size:145 x 215 mm
The book has focused on the situation of women in Nepal that has the highest marital mortality rates in the whole world, one of the lowest female literacy rates, one of the lowest per-capita income and one of the lowest participation of women in decision-making bodies. Nepal has been the slow in recognizing the potential of women involvement in development sector. The rural women who are severely handicapped in their lives owe to deep rooted social evils and they are suffering from the various constraints.