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Agency--- Sociological, anthropological, psychological -- focus on the broaddefintion:Agencyis the capacity of individuals to act independently and to maketheir own free choices.The structure versusagencydebate may be understood as anissue ofsocialization against autonomyin determining whether anindividualacts as a free agent or in a manner dictated by social structure.Submissiveness---the tendency to yield to the will or authority of othersGandhi was elected president of the Indian National Congress in 1960. Afterher father’s death, Gandhi was appointed minister of information andbroadcasting. When her father’s successor, Lal Bahadur Shastri, diedabruptly in 1966, India’s congress appointed her to the post of prime minister.Speech: New Delhi, India November 23, 1974… Argued that women were k2growth and advocated for education.She surprised her father’s old colleagues when she led with a strong hand,

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Term
Spring
Professor
C.Cipoll,K.Gupta
Tags
Gender Studies, Hindi, Indian National Congress, Jyoti Singh, Lal Bahadur Shastri

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