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60 Free Essays on Child Marriage In India

  1. Child Marriages in India

    Child Marriages Child marriages were very common in ancient India. Although child marriages were mostly common among the poor in India, some of the rich people also followed this custom. The child marriage tradition was brought to India in the medieval age by the Delhi Sultans who wer

  2. Arranged Marriage 5

    Arranged Marriage Chapter I Introduction Arranged marriages have been around for quite a while. Not only has this form of marriage stood the test of time, even today in large parts of Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, a significant proportion of all marriages are arranged. Consequently, social

  3. Arranged Marriages in India - Paper

    Arranged marriages in India In country India, which happens to be modernized, seems to keep up to the tradition of arranged marriages. With this tradition it is really important that a person’s family plays a huge role in choosing the marriage partner. To some this might sound a bit odd but itâ

  4. Early Marriage

    Early marriage is the marriage of children and adolescents below the age of 18. Causes: According to UNICEF's Innocenti Research Centre, the "practice of marrying girls at a young age is most common in Sub-Saharan African and South Asia". There are specific parts of West Africa and East Africa a

  5. My Trip to India

    Trip to India Peering out of the international terminal window, I gaped at the colossal Boeing-747 plane standing in front of me, with not just one floor but two floors of seats. All buzzed up in excitement, I bombarded my father with questions about my first real trip to India. I say my first re

  6. Same-Sex Marriage

    Same-Sex Marriage "Each individual's journey through life is unique. Some will make this journey alone, others in loving relationships- maybe in marriage or other forms of commitment. We need to ponder our own choices and try to understand the choices of others. Love has many shapes and color

  7. Arranged Marriages in India

    About Iyers. Iyers — like all other Brahmins — trace their paternal ancestors to one of eight rishis or sages. Accordingly they classify themselves into eight gotras, based upon the ancestor rishi. The term Iyer derives from the term Ayya used by the people of the Tamil regions to denote a resp

  8. Child Poverty

    The national research center of child poverty in the american children's statics show that the percentages of poverty in children have increase nationwide. during the infant years of childrens scientists have research and determine a child development growth has decline. statics shows that durin

  9. Gay Marriage Should It Be Legal

    One of the hot topics facing politicians and society as a whole is the issue of Gay Marriage. Many people would like to see gay marriage banned. Various arguments opposing the union of same-sex couples are based upon moral, religious and legal beliefs. Fortunately, there are also many people who

  10. Passage to India

    Brian Chien Social class, Religion, Nationality all that Makes up a Women Ms. Boness English(II) P.4 04/05/07 Throughout the majority of time, women have been subordinate to men within many societies. During the Indian Colonial period, women in England began fighting for their right to be e

  11. Fighting for Same Sex Marriage

    Same sex marriage seems to be a major issue on everybody’s minds these days. Politicians use it to gain the acceptance, or lack thereof, of the public by speaking for or against gay marriages. Churches generally fight to keep gay marriages from being legalized in America due to their long standing

  12. Marriage in Pride and Prejudice

    How does Jane Austen use marriage in Pride and Prejudice to present the nature of an ideal relationship? With a social and cultural context where marriage was assumed to be of great importance, Jane Austen uses a number of marriages to expose and satirise societal values of the age, and to explo

  13. The Governments Right to Decide: the Issues Surrounding Gay Marriage

    The Governments Right to Decide: The Issues Surrounding Gay Marriage Going into the 2004 Presidential and Congressional elections the issue of gay marriage was an important platform for conservatives. Four years later the issue had been put on the backburner, but it may surface again as t

  14. Hindu in India

    Every being is unique and as long as they endeavor towards their dreams they will never fail. This is the foundation of his strong Hindu Belief system. My grandfather is a man with an abundance of knowledge whose words and thoughtful gestures often speak volumes. I failed to realize this fact unt

  15. Family, Marriage, and Gender Roles

    Family, Marriage, and Gender Roles At the core of American identities and American dreams lies a family. Throughout time, families serve as a connection between the individual and the outside world. The individual's identity, his or her dreams, in large part depend on the family of origin or a f

  16. Insurance Sector in India

    ABOUT ICICI BANK ICICI bank has been present in the financial service sector for the past 50 years. With a network of about 950 branches and 3,300 ATMs in India and a presence in 17 countries, it happens to be the largest bank in the private sector and also the second largest bank in India. Its t

  17. Effects of Child Sexual Abuse on Adult Sexual Dysfunction

    Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) is a common cause of developmental disorders in children and adults. One particular domain of personality directly affected by CSA is the development of sexuality. Victims of CSA are more likely to develop sexual problems and dysfunctions later in life (Loeb et al., 2002). T

  18. Child Labour

    The International Labor Organization (ILO) has estimated that 250 million children between the ages of five and fourteen work in developing countries—at least 120 million on a full time basis. Surveys show that 61%of these are in Asia, 32 % in Africa, and 7 % in Latin America. Most working children

  19. Sex Selecyive Abortion in India

    Half a million girls aborted every year in India By Habon Mohamed Researchers in India and Canada declared earlier this year that selection and selective abortion was resulting in the loss of 500,000girl births a year. (The lancet ,2006). Although this outraged the Indian government who descri

  20. Life Insurance India Term Paper

    Market For over 50 years, life insurance in India was defined and driven by only one company – the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC). With the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) Bill 1999 paving the way for entry of private companies into both life and general sectors t

  21. Reasons for Inequalities of Women's Health Care in India

    India- An overview of the Country India, a country in South East Asia, has the world's second highest population. Out of the one billion people residing in the nation, 120 million of its women live in poverty. The male to female birth ratio is 1.05 males to 1 female. The life expectancy of the a

  22. Gay Marriage

    I do – the shortest sentence in the English language, and yet the fight for the freedom to utter these two words together has yielded one of the greatest social controversies of all time. The Stonewall riots let the world know that they exist – they were here, they were queer, but what next? The

  23. Supporter of Gay Marriage

    I am a supporter of gay marriage. I believe that everyone should have equal rights. If the other side’s argument is doe religious reasons, then they shouldn’t allow people to marry that don’t practice religion. It should be equal to all, no one should be judge by others and told what they can

  24. Homosexual Marriage

    Over time, marriage has been the solid base for procreation and child rearing, which is the foundation of family and social life. There is recognition that allowing polygamous or closely related couples into our marriage system would be dysfunctional in our society. Does this not apply to same-sex m

  25. Marriage and Clothing in India

    MARRIAGE Indians do not permit inter-religious marriages. Marriages are arranged in India. Marriages are arranged in India by the elderly women of the family because they consider it an duty. Marriages are arranged in India because they see it as reinforcing the social, economic, geographic, and th

  26. Domestic Violence in India

    Domestic violence is a problem in other parts of the world not just in the United States of America. It may not be heard on the news or get much attention, however, it is a growing problem that exists. This paper will examine, 1) What is domestic violence and what are some forms of violence in Indi

  27. Marriage in Japan

    Marriage in Japan Why people get married? There would be many reasons; to save money, to escape from loneliness, to have a better life, and so on. But in most case people marry for love. Though it is almost always true, a married life is different between in the western culture and in Japan. A marri

  28. An Analysis of Buried Child

    It’s amazing what a secret can do to a person. Keeping secrets among friends can be fun, or helpful when you need to confide in someone you trust. Other secrets can do more harm than good. They can fester inside you and cause endless pain. In “Buried Child,” this is the case. The f

  29. Child Exploitation Does It Affect You??

    “International Labour Organisation estimates that there are 218 million working children aged between five to seventeen years.” They also state that “126 million are estimated to work in the worst forms of child labour” As citizens of New Zealand in which the environment has a minimal percen

  30. The Population Growth Rate in India

    The Population Growth Rate in India For many years concern has been voiced over the seemingly unchecked rate of population growth in India, but the most recent indications are that some success is being achieved in slowing the rate of population growth. The progress which has been achieved to da