128 страниц. 2010 год. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing The volume has 8 research articles that unearth potential women''s issues in Indian/American/New zealand writings. Tribal issues, ecological issues, socio-cultural issues and political issues are the sites of contest. The suppression of women for ages and the resultant matriarchal patterns in society, which create social imbalances are highlited to achieve balance between the two extremes of patriarchy and matriarchy.