The Quest for Sons among Punjabis: How Unjust & How Merciless!
AbstractThis small piece provides a few insights into the quest for sons among Punjabis. It reveals the underlying reasons from a sociological perspective and in its endeavour, it tries to provide a striking contrast among various layers of the society regarding the son preference in Punjab.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 13231.
Date of creation: 2008
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female feticide; gender discrimination; son preference;
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