In all societies, women face obstacles of varying degrees. The role of women in India has, in many ways, been defined by India’s patriarchal society. Recent economic growth in India, however, has given women more opportunities for independence. In this video from Wide Angle, learn about Santosh Kohli, a young woman from a traditional Indian family of modest means, as she gains self sufficiency and determination.
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