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Women and Forests

Women and Forests THE role of women in forest economy and in saving forests has been a subject of much recent discussion. One of the most provocative analyses of this question is found in Vandana Shiva's Staying Alive (1988) (Reviewed in EPW, February 18, 1989). Here we will look at some of the questions raised, in the light of the situation prevailing among the adivasis of Jharkhand.

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