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Ageing And Women: A Study Of Rural Women In Dibrugarh District Of Assam

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Gitamoni Hazarika, Humayun Bakth



Ageing, Perception, Problems, Rural Women, Vulnerabilities



This paper is an attempt to explore the plight of aged women along with other problems related to ageing in rural areas of Assam. Specifically, the focus is on the socio- economic background, nature of ageing among rural aged women and vulnerabilities and problems that marginalised them. The study reveals that the aged women are not ignored by the family members up to a mark and though ageing is a problem in the human society.



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