A study of physical-health and neuroticism among women engaged in the home-based production of chikan embroidery.
The present study examined physical health and neuroticism among women (n=200) engaged in the unorganized home-based production of chikan embroidery.
Physical health of women chikan workers was examined with the help of an abbreviated version of CMI, and neuroticism, with PGI Health Questionnaire N-2 in easy paced, face to face personal interview.
The results indicated that women chikan workers in general were facing some serious health problems.
The study points towards the stressful nature of environment in which these women chikan workers live and work.
Mots-clés Pascal : Condition travail, Travail féminin, A domicile, Stress, Etat sanitaire, Santé mentale, Médecine travail, Adulte, Femelle, Inde, Broderie, Santé physique, Homme, Asie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Working condition, Woman work, At home, Stress, Health status, Mental health, Occupational medicine, Adult, Female, India, Human, Asia
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0198135
Code Inist : 002A26L09. Création : 09/06/1995.