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Dispensing with Daughters: Technology, Society, Economy in North India
Mary E. John, Ravinder Kaur, Rajni Palriwala and Saraswati Raju
Economic and Political Weekly
Vol. 44, No. 15 (Apr. 11 - 17, 2009), pp. 16-19
Published by: Economic and Political Weekly
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/40279126
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A study of the micro-level experiences of families in five districts, one each in five states, some of them with the lowest child sex ratios in the country, seeks to explain the complex causes behind the declining ratios by looking at gender and family strategies, shaped by social processes in the urban and rural areas.
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