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Title: Masculinity, son preference & intimate parter violence: a study conducted by ICRW in partnership with UNFPA
Authors: Nanda, Priya
Gautam, Abhishek
Verma, Ravi
Kumar, Sanjay
Brahme, Dhanashri
Keywords: Gender & Sexuality Studies;Gender equality;Women's Studies;Women's rights;Masculinities;Families;Domestic violence
Issue Date: Nov-2013
Publisher: International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
Description: "In order to delve into the area of masculinities and son preference deeper, ICRW in partnership with UNFPA have conducted a study on men’s attitudes around son preference in seven states of India. The study looks at men’s attitudes and practices around gender inequality, son preference, and gender based violence. The objective is to understand predictors of masculinities and how varying forms of masculinity aff ect men’s desire for sons and their perpetration of violence against their intimate partners."
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