The Power of SEWA: Challenging Patriarchy in India

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The Power of SEWA: Challenging Patriarchy in India

Type: Bachelor thesis
Title: The Power of SEWA: Challenging Patriarchy in India
Author: Fisser, Lichelle
Issue Date: 2017-08-30
Keywords: SEWA
Grassroots
NGO
India
Women
Empowerment
agency
Giddens
Abstract: This thesis will explore the effectiveness of the unique developmental approach of the Indian Women's Union SEWA. This women's union and activist network works through the agency of self-employed women to empower and develop. By using the conceptual debate of structure and agency, this thesis will make a contribution to the effectiveness of projects for women empowerment in India.
Description: Grade: 8,1
Supervisor: Sunderason, Sanjukta
Faculty: Faculty of Humanities
Department: South and Southeast Asian Studies (Bachelor)
Specialisation: South and Southeast Asian Studies
ECTS Credits: 10
Handle: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/52365
 

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