Relevant Literature Review: Biharis In Bangladesh

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Relevant Literature Review The present study examines several works about marginalization, exclusion and social alienation from the worldwide viewpoint that offers significant understandings and rules for this paper. Through adding the concepts of social solidarity and social order Emile Durkheim offered a prominent theory of social exclusion in 1893 which is very important in the literatures of classical sociology. Durkheim argued that contemporary industrial society is the result of a key alteration from an agricultural society that produced a binary conception of societal order and societal displacements in society (Room, 1995; cited in O’Brien and Penna, 2007:3). Accordingly Durkheim concluded that these displacements and ailments are the…show more content…
Eve-teasing is also responsible for the dropping-out of girls from school. Early marriage and dowry system are widely practiced among Bihari community. Lack of educational facilities and security are the impediments for the proper mental development of Bihari children, girls, teenagers and women. Many women firmly believe that the repatriation to Pakistan is totally impractical and they demand the proper rights as the citizens of Bangladesh. A large section of women are engaged in different types of handicraft, embroidery and boutique for maintaining the living cost of their family (RMMRU, 2003). This paper reviewed another important literature named “Biharis in Bangladesh: Present Status, Legal Impediments and Solutions” (2000) written by Sultana Nahar .She argued that throughout the lifecycle Bihari women have to lead an extremely vulnerable life. In order to get rid of poverty and economic insecurity many of the Bihari women adopted prostitution, which is a pivotal sign of social exclusion and…show more content…
Bihari women have to live in an eight feet by eight or ten feet single room with all the family members which reveals that there is no privacy in their married or conjugal life as well as in their personal life. Even in many cases newly married couple has to share the same room with other members of the family .That means housing problem is a serious issue and it is destroying the privacy and dignity of the Bihari women

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