Bangladesh, Families in

The proportion of women who can choose their marriage partner, form nuclear families, and contribute to the household income has increased over time

Ruchira Tabassum Naved

2016

Scholarcy highlights

  • The status of women in the family is traditionally low
  • The proportion of women who can choose their marriage partner, form nuclear families, and contribute to the household income has increased over time
  • Despite the weakening of the economic base of patriarchy, these changes in women's lives have not necessarily translated into improved gender relations in the family

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