Change in Attitudes Beliefs and Practices Regarding Gender

The strict division of labor by gender has recently been challenged by the labor migration of men to Karachi or the Gulf States. Left without men, women have been obliged to do work that was previously prohibited to them, and this has led in turn to shifts in attitude about the proper place of women. Returning immigrants also occasionally find the old Swati ways too extreme.

Change is also brought by the Muslim religious practitioners who have increasingly entered the valley. Oftentimes, these preachers recognize that Islamic law does give women more rights than Swati custom provides—especially in terms of inheritance and divorce.

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