General Studies-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 22
22 September 2014
Role of women and women’s organization
1) “A start was made in this period (1970s) toward the formation of women’s organizations along lines completely different from pre-independence ones.” Critically examine the nature, purpose and impact of these organisations.
2) “The ‘first wave’ of feminism in India was the period between the years 1880–1940. At this time several organisations formed women’s wings which not only took up the cause of women but gave women space and opportunity to secure the desired changes.” Examine.