- In the introduction briefly define what patriarchy is.
- In the body one must explain why patriarchy is a phenomenon that is consistently witnessed in the Indian society historically.
Discuss the reasons in detail – historical milieu, power and cultural perception, the ideology of motherhood which restricts women’s mobility and burdens them with the responsibilities to nurture and rear children etc.
Also point out to debates of various sociologists to substantiate your points.
Differentiate and compare public and private patriarchy.(define, key features, relevance etc.)
- Conclude that over time mindsets are undergoing change and it’s time to change the approach of then society and enter a new era of equity and equality in terms of gender and their roles.