International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications

IJSRP, Volume 5, Issue 3, March 2015 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]

Patriarchy and Women: An Exploration of Ruskin Bond’s Selected Novels.
      Patrika Handique
Abstract: Patriarchy is delineated as that kind of society where the supreme authority is vested in the hands of males. Due to such social system, a type of hierarchy and hegemony is maintained between the two biological sexes. But, it is maintained that such a system is not a biological but social construction. In patriarchy, females are perceived through the lens of being mere sexual object with no feelings. They have to undergo a lot of misery and exploitation in different fields and phases. This paper is an attempt to analyze Ruskin Bond’s attempt to portray such a patriarchal system, that which he certainly observes through the eyes of criticism. If explored minutely, one can find traces of feminine suffering depicted inhabited.

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Patrika Handique (2018); Patriarchy and Women: An Exploration of Ruskin Bond’s Selected Novels.; Int J Sci Res Publ 5(3) (ISSN: 2250-3153).
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