Syllabus for P.G Entrance in Gender Studies for the Session 2023-2024
Note: M.A Gender studies is a Social Science course, Gender Studies is a field for interdisciplinary study devoted to gender identity and gendered construction centre categories of as analysis.
This field includes Women’s Studies (Concerning Women Feminism, Gender and
Politics). Gender Studies critically analyses the themes of gender performance and power in a range of social spheres, such as education, law, culture, work, medicine and the family.
Thus the syllabus framed for the entrance test will cover topics from varied disciplines of gender studies.The paper will be set as per pattern of PG entrance test paper of other disciplines conducted by this university.
Unit-01: Basic Concepts
Sex & Gender, Social/Cultural Construction of Gender, Gender Socialization, Patriarchy, Gender Stereotyping, Gender Roles, Private Vs Pubic Domain.
Unit-02: Origin and Evolution of Feminism Understanding Feminism, Waves of Feminism. Theories of Feminism: Liberal, Radical, Marxist.
Unit-03: Women’s Studies as an Academic Discipline “Towards Equality Report”: Status of Women in India. Origin and Growth of Women’s Studies Programmes in India. Women’s Studies as an agent of Change and Role of UGC.
Unit-05: Gender Based Violence
Gender Violence in Private Sphere: Foeticide, Infanticide, Domestic Violence, Marital Rape,
Honour Killing, Gender Violence in public places: Sexual Harassment, Eve Teasing,
Except possibility of morning showers, hot and dry weather to continue in J&K: MeT
Srinagar, Sept 15(GNS): The weatherman on Friday forecast “hot and dry” weather to continue in Jammu and Kashmir for a week ahead.
According to a meteorological department official, light to moderate rain and thunderstorm occurred at scattered places of J&K .
“Except brief spell of morning rain, weather is very likely to remain hot and dry in Jammu and Kashmir during the next 24 hours,” the official told GNS, adding, “Day temperature was likely to remain 1-2°C lower than yesterday.”
Regarding the forecast from September 16-22, he said, the weather was mainly going to be hot and dry but a brief spell of rain at isolated to scattered places of J&K cannot be ruled out.
“Due to absence of any strong Western Disturbance or Monsoon Current over J&K, there’s no forecast of major rain for a week, at least.”(GNS)
Budgam duo on Scooty die on spot after being hit by a Sumo
Baramulla, Sep 12, KNT: Two persons, one who was driving the Scooty and the pillion rider died on the spot after being hit by a speeding Sumo in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday.
The mishap took place in Hairath Singhpora area of Pattan.
Sources told the news agency Kashmir News Trust that a Sumo (JK15-0782) hit a Scooty ( JK04-E4493). The driver of the Scooty and pillion rider died on the spot. They said both were taken to hospital where doctors declared them brought dead.
The deceased have been identified as Faizian Mushtaq Ganai of Chandakot Bala Magam and Riyaz Sajad Mala, a resident of Yagipora Magam.
Police seized the Sumo, arrested driver and registered a case under relevant sections of law. [KNT]
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