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keeping in view the story "girls"(by mrinal pande) comment on the social setup of...

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prachi999 | Student, Grade 10 | eNotes Newbie

Posted May 23, 2010 at 12:00 PM via web

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keeping in view the story "girls"(by mrinal pande) comment on the social setup of indian society.

 

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cutiepie29 | Student, Grade 10 | Honors

Posted July 4, 2011 at 12:25 AM (Answer #1)

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In this story, Mrainal Pandey wants to say that Indian Society has two sides to itelf like the coins..............it is self contradicting itself......on one hand it treats girls as a curse on their life and on the hand it worships her................ The indian society is very male-dominated. They thought that a son is very cumpolsury to take the name of the family forward and this would also cause female infanticide........... the whole society would blame the lady for a girl child but it is the man who is responsible for the child's gender............this is what the society never understood and did not want to undersatnd.

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sindhuramohan | Student, Grade 9 | eNoter

Posted January 1, 2011 at 2:11 AM (Answer #2)

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women are considerd inferior to men. the social setup of india society is that of a male dominnated one.

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