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Women and Law in India

An Omnibus comprising Law and Gender Inequality, Enslaved Daughters, Hindu Women and Marriage Law

by Flavia Agnes

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages1026
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Open LibraryOL7394727M
ISBN 100195667670
ISBN 109780195667677

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ — Paperback $ 1 New from $32 Cited by: 7. The Politics of Women’s Rights in India Abbreviations Table of Cases 1. Introduction—A Need for Rescrutiny Part One: PRE-COLONIAL LEGAL STRUCTURES 2.

Plurality of Hindu Law and Women’s Rights Under It 3. Evolution of Islamic Law and Women’s Spaces within It 4.

Colonial Rule and Subversion of Rights 5. Politicization of Women’s Rights. This volume explores gender inequality and the politics of women's rights in India. It provides an invaluable analysis of the current trends of the debate on Uniform Civil Code located within a.

Constitutional Provisions and Privileges (i) Equality before law for women () (ii) The State not to discriminate against any citizen on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex, place of birth or any of them (Article 15 (i)) (iii) The State to make any special provision in favour of women and children (Article 15 (3)) (iv) Equality of opportunity for all citizens in matters relating to.

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Women in 21st century India are slowly gaining access to equal rights for the first time since the early Vedic period, around 1, BCE. The status of women in India had been in decline since the Islamic invasion of Babur, the Mughal empire, and later Christianity, which curtailed women's freedom and rights.

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Flavia Agnes is an Indian women's rights lawyer with expertise in marital, divorce and property law. She has written and published numerous articles, some of which have appeared in the journals Subaltern Studies, Economic and Political Weekly, and Manushi.

She writes on themes of minorities and the law, gender and law, law in the context of women's movements, and on issues of domestic violence Born: (age 71–72), Mumbai, India. India’s most famous early legal code, The Laws of Manu were complied over the years between - C.E.

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