2019, VOL. 5 ISSUE 3, PART B
The study aims to map existing gender equality plans in contemporary period. The study documents the perception of women in discrimination in various aspects in a male dominated society. The study was designed as a descriptive study based on sample survey. The total of 50 samples was selected randomly for this study in Lucknow city. The study findings show that there is a discrimination against women in various aspects and it aims to analyze how gender inequality have both impacted and are impacting the economic situation of women in contemporary period.
Women perceive more discrimination in mobility, property, occupation and education. They consider gender and customary practices as major factors responsible for discrimination.