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Education’s Role in Empowering Women and Promoting Gender Inequality: A Critical Review
  • Dr. Bharat Dhiman
Dr. Bharat Dhiman
J.C. Bose University of Science and Technology

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This review paper critically examines the role of education in empowering women and promoting gender inequality. It explores the complex relationship between education, women's empowerment, and gender equality, highlighting both the positive outcomes and the challenges that persist. The paper discusses the gender disparities in access to education, the positive impact of education on women's empowerment, and the challenges education systems face in perpetuating gender inequality. It also examines strategies to promote gender equality in education and presents case studies and success stories to illustrate the impact of interventions. The paper concludes by critically analyzing the effectiveness of these interventions, identifying remaining challenges, and providing recommendations for future action.
2023Published in SSRN Electronic Journal. 10.2139/ssrn.4556375