The Law of Two Child Norm in Panchayats

By: Nirmala Buch

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This book seeks to examine the law of two-child norm for contesting Panchayat elections and to continue after being elected in the total context of rural women in the traditional patriarchal society. It explores the consequences of its implementation in five states Andhra Pradesh, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa and Rajasthan. Further assessing the efficacy of the two-child norm to influence reproductive choices, it also analyses its negative implications on the status of women, the precarious child sex ratio and women's participation in governance. The book will be of great interest and use for policy makers, researchers and development workers. Printed Pages:118

Title: The Law of Two Child Norm in Panchayats

Author Name: Nirmala Buch

Categories: India, Child Studies,

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2006

ISBN: 8180692612

ISBN 13: 9788180692611

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 700758

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