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Visualizing Indian women, 1875-1947

Author: Malavika Karlekar; Centre for Women's Development Studies (New Delhi, India)
Publisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2006.
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This rare collection of 300 archival photographs accompanied by explanatory captions depicts women's lives during the period 1875-1947. It also includes a comprehensive, well-researched, yet lucid introduction placing in context the photographs, which have been gleaned from private collections of families and friends, as well as from archive sections of various institutions, originally presented in an exhibition  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Ouvrages illustrés
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Visualizing Indian women, 1875-1947.
New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)648568547
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malavika Karlekar; Centre for Women's Development Studies (New Delhi, India)
ISBN: 0195677315 9780195677317
OCLC Number: 64448815
Notes: "Based on a travelling exhibition curated by the Center for Women's Development Studies, New Delhi"--Jkt.
Description: xxx, 121 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
Contents: INTRODUCTION; PHOTOGRAPHS: SECTION 1. VISUALIZING THE FAMILY; SECTION 2. THE LEARNING EXPERIENCE; SECTION 3. WORLDS BEYOND; SECTION 4. THE FREEDOM STRUGGLE; SECTION 5. TOWARDS THE MIDNIGHT HOUR
Responsibility: edited by Malavika Karlekar.
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A collection of 300 archival photographs accompanied by explanatory captions that depicts women's lives during the period 1875-1947. This volume provides an understanding of what is learnt through  Read more...

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