Vol. 1, Issue 1 (2015)
A study on the charcterization of women in novels of Shashi Despande
Author(s): Jagadeesh N, Dr. Sandeep Kumar
Abstract: The objective of this study is to find out if Shashi Deshpande's women characters are really empowered women or if they are just wearing a mask of tranquility. The study aims to find out if Shashi Deshpande's women really assert themselves or somewhere in their assertion process conform to endurance. The study wishes to find out if compromise is the key word in Shashi Deshpande's heroines' vocabulary.