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Enslaved daughters colonialism, law and women's rights

Author: Sudhir Chandra
Publisher: New Delhi Oxford Univ. Press 2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. ed., 3. imprView all editions and formats
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This is the second edition of a remarkable study of a young woman's defiant stand against Hindu orthodoxy and the colonial legal establishment in late nineteenth-century India. It revolves around a suit for 'restitution of conjugal rights' filed against Ruhkmabai, who was married at age eleven and refused to go and live with her husband. This lucid and engaging account captures the dramatic unfolding of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sudhir Chandra
ISBN: 0195695739 9780195695731
OCLC Number: 837597801
Notes: With an afterword
Description: xiii, 265 Seiten 23 cm
Contents: PROLOGUE; CH 1 RUKHMABAI AND HER CASE; CH 2. A DISPUTED CHARTER; CH 3. THE LAW ON TRIAL; CH 4. A CHALLENGE TO CIVILIZED SOCIETY; CH 5. THE BRUTAL EMBRACE: LET IT STAND; EPILOGUE. APPENDICES ? A - E. INDEX
Responsibility: Sudhir Chandra
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This is the second edition of the original book published in 1998, and as an OIP in 1999, about Rukhmabai's defiant stand against Hindu orthodoxy as well as the colonial legal establishment in late  Read more...

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