Author:Samita Tewari Jassal

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Daughters of the Earth: Women and Land in Uttar Pradesh

By: Samita Tewari Jassal

Price: $50.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200808

ISBN: 8173043752

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caste and gender: some hypotheses. 2. Peasant differentiation in Awadh: making women visible. 3. Custom, legislation and landownership: where are the women? 4. Saga of the state, a village and landless women. 5. Women's marginalization: tales from Bundelkhand. 6. Summing up. Appendices. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. " This book problematizes women's relationship to land from historical, anthropological and socio-legal perspectives, the underlying assumption being that legal title to own land as well as exercise control over it as a productive resource, have hitherto been denied to them. H... View more info