The Resource Women and social reform in modern India : a reader, edited by Sumit Sarkar & Tanika Sarkar

Women and social reform in modern India : a reader, edited by Sumit Sarkar & Tanika Sarkar

Label
Women and social reform in modern India : a reader
Title
Women and social reform in modern India
Title remainder
a reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sumit Sarkar & Tanika Sarkar
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contributed articles on social reforms and status of women in 19th and 20th century India
Cataloging source
BWX
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  • HlbCnM2SBtM
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1743
LC item number
.W59 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sarkar, Sumit
  • Sarkar, Tanika
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Social problems
  • Social problems
  • Social change
  • Social change
  • Frau
  • Soziale Situation
  • Sozialer Wandel
  • Social change
  • Social problems
  • Women
  • Indien
  • India
Label
Women and social reform in modern India : a reader, edited by Sumit Sarkar & Tanika Sarkar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Whose sati? Widow burning in early-nineteenth-century India / Anand A. Yang -- Production of an official discourse on sati in early-nineteenth-century Bengal / Lata Mani -- Education for women / Geraldine Forbes -- Law, custom and statutory social reform : the Hindu Widows' Remarriage Act of 1856 / Lucy Carroll -- Caste, widow-remarriage, and the reform of popular culture in colonial Bengal / Sekhar Bandyopadhyay -- Vidyasagar and Brahmanical society / Sumit Sarkar -- Customs in a peasant economy : women in colonial Haryana / Prem Chowdhry -- Silencing heresy / Gauri Viswanathan -- The daughters of Aryavarta / Madhu Kishwar -- Viresalingam and the ideology of social change in Andhra / John and Karen Leonard -- Conjugality and Hindu nationalism : resisting colonial reason and the death of a wife-child / Tanika Sarkar -- Rebellious wives and dysfunctional marriages : Indian women's discourses and participation in the debates over restitution of conjugal rights and the child marriage controversy in the 1880s and 1890s / Padma Anagol -- Punjab and the north-west / Kenneth Jones -- Muslim women and the control of property in north India / Gregory C. Kozlowski -- Prize-winning Adab : a study of five books written in response to the Allahabad Government Gazette notification / C.M. Naim -- Sayyid Mumtaz ʻAli and Tahzib n-Niswan : women's rights in Islam and women's journalism in Urdu / Gail Minault -- Gender and the politics of space : the movement for women's reform, 1857-1900 / Faisal Fatehali Devji -- Women's question in the Dravidian movement, c. 1925-1948 / S. Anandhi -- Multiple meanings : changing conceptions of matrilineal kinship in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Malabar / G. Arunima -- Women and gender in the study of tribes in India / Virginius Xaxa -- The second "women's war" and the emergence of democratic government in Manipur / Saroj N. Arambam Parratt, John Parratt -- Gender in the critiques of colonialism and nationalism : locating the "Indian woman" / Mrinalini Sinha -- Jawaharlal Nehru and the Hindu Codes : a victory of symbol over substance? / Reba Som -- Tracts against sati / Rammohan Roy -- The woeful plight of Hindu women / Kailashbasini Devi -- From Stipurusha Tulana / Tarabai Shinde -- From Miscellaneous Writings / M.G. Ranade -- The worship of women / Begum Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 550 p.
Isbn
9780253352699
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008298886
System control number
  • (OCoLC)237287971
  • (OCoLC)ocn237287971
Label
Women and social reform in modern India : a reader, edited by Sumit Sarkar & Tanika Sarkar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Whose sati? Widow burning in early-nineteenth-century India / Anand A. Yang -- Production of an official discourse on sati in early-nineteenth-century Bengal / Lata Mani -- Education for women / Geraldine Forbes -- Law, custom and statutory social reform : the Hindu Widows' Remarriage Act of 1856 / Lucy Carroll -- Caste, widow-remarriage, and the reform of popular culture in colonial Bengal / Sekhar Bandyopadhyay -- Vidyasagar and Brahmanical society / Sumit Sarkar -- Customs in a peasant economy : women in colonial Haryana / Prem Chowdhry -- Silencing heresy / Gauri Viswanathan -- The daughters of Aryavarta / Madhu Kishwar -- Viresalingam and the ideology of social change in Andhra / John and Karen Leonard -- Conjugality and Hindu nationalism : resisting colonial reason and the death of a wife-child / Tanika Sarkar -- Rebellious wives and dysfunctional marriages : Indian women's discourses and participation in the debates over restitution of conjugal rights and the child marriage controversy in the 1880s and 1890s / Padma Anagol -- Punjab and the north-west / Kenneth Jones -- Muslim women and the control of property in north India / Gregory C. Kozlowski -- Prize-winning Adab : a study of five books written in response to the Allahabad Government Gazette notification / C.M. Naim -- Sayyid Mumtaz ʻAli and Tahzib n-Niswan : women's rights in Islam and women's journalism in Urdu / Gail Minault -- Gender and the politics of space : the movement for women's reform, 1857-1900 / Faisal Fatehali Devji -- Women's question in the Dravidian movement, c. 1925-1948 / S. Anandhi -- Multiple meanings : changing conceptions of matrilineal kinship in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Malabar / G. Arunima -- Women and gender in the study of tribes in India / Virginius Xaxa -- The second "women's war" and the emergence of democratic government in Manipur / Saroj N. Arambam Parratt, John Parratt -- Gender in the critiques of colonialism and nationalism : locating the "Indian woman" / Mrinalini Sinha -- Jawaharlal Nehru and the Hindu Codes : a victory of symbol over substance? / Reba Som -- Tracts against sati / Rammohan Roy -- The woeful plight of Hindu women / Kailashbasini Devi -- From Stipurusha Tulana / Tarabai Shinde -- From Miscellaneous Writings / M.G. Ranade -- The worship of women / Begum Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 550 p.
Isbn
9780253352699
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008298886
System control number
  • (OCoLC)237287971
  • (OCoLC)ocn237287971

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