Gender, class and reflexive modernity in India / Jyothsna Latha BelliappaPublisher: Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013Description: x, 184 pages ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780230300187.Subject(s): Middle class women -- India | Civilization, Modern | Civilization, Modern | Middle class women | Frau | Mittelstand | Selbstbild | Softwareindustrie | India | IndienDDC classification: 305.4822
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-177) and index.
Setting out to study class and gender in contemporary India -- Interrogating reflexive modernity -- The 'new' Indian middle class woman -- Individualism and responsibility : Women's relationships within their families -- Women's relationships with paid work in the transnational economy -- Managing paid employment and family life -- Relational reflexivity, individual choice and respectable modernity.