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A comparative study of the portrayal of women and family in the novels of anita desai and chimamanda ngozi adichie giteemoni saikia asstproffesor, department of english margherita 786181, dist- tinsukia assam [email protected] abstract this paper attempts to offer a comparative study. Increasingly, women are taking on a broader role in society for example, with more than half of canadian women working outside the home it would be ethically sound and make marketing sense to depict women more accurately in advertising literature review belkaoui, ahmed & belkaoui, janice (1976) a comparative analysis of the roles. The purpose of this textual analysis of the role of women in historical fiction written for young people was to identify whether the portrayal of women in contemporary historical fiction varies from pre-feminist era historical fiction.
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