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Sex-Selective Abortion in India : Gender, Society and New Reproductive Technologies
by Tulsi Patel


Overview - This volume raises the emotive issue of millions of girls in India who fail to appear on the social scene, not figuratively, but in real demographic terms. The contributors to this volume, all distinguished demographers and/or social scientists, describe the political economy of sentiments and sexual mores that lead parents to kill unborn daughters.  Read more...

 
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Overview
This volume raises the emotive issue of millions of girls in India who fail to appear on the social scene, not figuratively, but in real demographic terms. The contributors to this volume, all distinguished demographers and/or social scientists, describe the political economy of sentiments and sexual mores that lead parents to kill unborn daughters. In doing so, they ably unravel the values, principles, and practices behind the depleting child sex ratio in India.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780761935391
  • ISBN-10: 0761935398
  • Publisher: Sage Publications Pvt. Ltd
  • Publish Date: January 2007
  • Page Count: 432
  • Dimensions: 8.74 x 5.3 x 0.84 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.21 pounds


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