Alice EvansWomen who practice ghungat/ purdah
Data from ihds.umd.edu To pre-empt replies, the map template omits disputed regions, & wont let me change the names of Odisha & Uttarakhand
95% in Rajasthan, 83% in UP
This is for my forthcoming blog on India's gender divergence pic.twitter.com/iP3FlkwENt
A contemporary challenge is inequality, which is reinforced when it’s taken for granted. But, it can be disrupted when marginalised people gain self-esteem; challenge hitherto unquestioned inequalities; and gain confidence in the possibility of...
Currently, the World Chess Federation lists 1,643 male Grandmasters against only 37 females. While the greater attainment of men in competitive chess …
Alice EvansCommunism is great for gender equality - in chess!
Globally, women are much less interested in competitive chess than men. But the gender gap closes in countries with a legacy of command planning!
Ht renowned commie, @tylercowen 😉