This collective endeavour of the young minds is aimed at provoking penetrating inquiry of issues. The contours of gender issues in India are a difficult terrain and reflect complexities and contradictions of our socio-economic system. This volume is divided into three broad sections- Women- Equality and Inequality; Women in Urbanity and Health; Empowerment and Women. With issue-based thematic discussions all the contributors have contributed socially significant works. The book contains in-depth and illuminating discussion on wide ranging issues of women. There are 17 articles included in this volume and all articles have their own identity. The book is a worthy contribution in the field of gender studies. The views and opinions expressed by the contributors are of immense value for policy makers. planners, administrators and academicians for restructuring and rejuvenating policies and strategies related to women in future.