"This book is an outcome of an extensive empirical research undertaken by
the author based on the field work on rural women in Informal Sector. Since
the topic is related to women exploitation due to illiteracy and ignorant.
Women have been the most underprivileged and discriminated strata of the
society not only in India but the world over. In spite of all Government
and Non-Governments' efforts, they have been highly ignorant clients of the
informal sector. The author enriches the analysis with examples citing
available information of the rural working women. The author had to put
intensive efforts to collect the reliable sources from various governmental
agencies and other non-governmental agencies pertaining to women
vulnerability in the informal sectors.
This book envisaged the miserable conditions of women in informal
sectors and is organized into six chapters; each chapter is focused on
various issues pertaining to rural women in informal sector, specially
socio-economic conditions of women, snap shot of informal sector, knowledge
review of various informal sector issues, area profile of the informal
sector, base live survey of informal sector and analysis and finally it had
discussed conclusion and policy suggestions in order to strengthen the
informal sector. This book will be a blueprint for all academia, civil
society, NGOs, researchers in all fields of social science research for
policy decision making."