Vol. 1, Issue 7 (2014)
The idea of modern woman in Bharati Mukherjee's 'Jasmine'
Author(s): Jagdeep Hooda
Abstract: This study examines an assortment of problems that happen in ordinary woman's life, the dilemma of bodily and psychologically harassed women and ultimately endeavour to indicate the significance of being a 'Modern Woman' in order to conquer the hindrance in her life. Bharati Mukherjee illustrates a modern woman as a girl who insurgent, insurgency next to all probability in her life courageously, adapts herself to all traditions and atmospheres thereby existing and livelihood her life audaciously. Bharati Mukherjee imbibes the best of Indian and Western culture, finds 'Modern Women' to be an obligatory solution to face life with elegance.