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Simmi Jain

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About this Item: 2003. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1228 Women have witnessed acute socio-economic problems in male-dominated society in the annals of Indian sub-continent. However, they maintained their identity and consequently emerged as a useful partner in the household affairs. The theme has been comprehensively weaved into four volumes, viz., ancient, medieval and modern India with a thrust on freedom struggle for Swaraj. It has vividly described status of women during the phases of history; her rights and duties, standard of education, lives of Devadasi and widows, female slaves, divorce, remarriage system, the Muslim queens, participation of women in three major movements during Gandhian era, and their sacrifices, status of Dalit women, socio-economic regeneration, nuns in Kerala, women and family welfare, role in labour force and vision of Annie Besant. These volumes would be useful for social scientists, researchers and students in India and abroad. Contents:- Vol 1- Contents, Preface 7, Introduction 11, 1. Status in the Vedic Era 15, 2. The Mahabharata Women 43, 3. The Marriage System 51, Arranged Marriage in Dharamasastra •, Impersonation • Misrepresentation., 4. Marital Status 61, 5. Rights and Duties after Marriage 75, Polyandry • Mutual Rights and Duties of Husband, and Wife • Rights from the Ancient Times •, Foremost Duty., 6. The Initiation 93, Sacred Thread • Education., 7. Costumes 103, The Headdress • Meagre Evidence • Sewn Clothes, • Ornaments., 8. Sexual Life 123, 9. Motherhood and Widowhood 171, Widowhood • Epics Period., 10. Punarbhu: Her Social Status 191, Remarriage of Women • Remarriage When Husband, Unheard of • Remarriage of Widows • Divorce., 11. Foreign Accounts of Marital Arrangements 205, Niyoga, 12. Property Rights 237, Wife’s Property Rights • Extent of Wife’s Right, Over Strìdhana • Succession to Strìdhana •, 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages, Daughter’s Property Rights • Daughters with, Brothers • Brotherless Daughters • Widow • Mother, • Grand Mother • General Conclusions., 13. The Sati Ritual 251, Bibliography 269, Index 271. Vol 2- Contents, Preface 9, Introduction 13, 1. Status-General 17, Social Ills • Property Rights • Religion • Education •, Literary • Activities • Saint Poetesses • Poetesses of, Krishnait • School • Poetesses of Ramait School •, Poetesses of Reeti • Kavya • Poetesses of Diverse, Subjects • Women and Sanskrit Learning •, Ornaments., 2. Social Customs 37, Birth Ceremonies • Naming Ceremony • Chhatthi •, Tare Dikhana (Showing Stars) • Mirg Marna • Bageer, Bachcha • Chillah • Aqiqa Ceremony • Salgirah •, Goshwarah or the Ceremony of Piercing the Ears •, Bal Gunthan Ceremony • Marriage • The Sharayee, Marriage • The ‘Urfi’ Marriage • Selection of Marriage, Partners • Marriageable Age • Initiation of Marriage, Proposal • Parties and Procedure in Negotiation •, Mangni or Betrothal Ceremony • Fixation of Marriage, Date • Ceremonies Preceding Marriage • Ceremonies, During the Performance of Marriage • Dower or, Mehar • Ceremonies After Marriage., 3. Education 87, Various Agencies of Education • Medium of, Instruction • Teaching Method • Writing Method •, Primary Education and Its Curriculum • Higher, Education and Its Curriculum • Purpose of Female, Education • Mughal Emperors’ Contribution to the, Field of Girls Education • Maktab Ceremony • Khatam, Quran Ceremony., 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages, 4. Purdah, Divorce, Widowhood 101, How Purdah was Observed ? • Child Marriage and, its Impact on Medieval Indian Society • System of, Divorce • Muslim Widows., 5. The Devadasi System 117, Justification for the Study • Review of Works • Origin, and Development • Reasons for Development., 6. Amusements 137, Indoor Games • Ganjfah or Playing Cards or Tash •, Shatranj or Chess • Chaupar • Chandal Mandal •, Pachisi and Chausar • Music and Dance Parties •, Pigeon Flying or Ishq Bazi • Kite Flying or Patang, Bazi • Falconry • Story Telling • Smoking Huqqah, (pipe) or Hubble Bubble • Swinging of Jhula Jhuln. Seller Inventory # 9788178351162

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Jain Simmi

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Simmi Jain

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About this Item: Kalpaz Publications, New Delhi, 2003. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 244538

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Simmi Jain

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About this Item: Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt Ltd, 2003. Hardcover. Condition: New. Women have passed through the most difficult socio-economic terrain in the annals of Indian sub-continent. The male-dominated Society had always edged over their social status. But Women maintained their identity and emerged out as a useful partner and bread-earner for her Household affairs. Undoubtedly she did not shirk to meet any economic challenge with dignity. The volumes have been diversified into four categories and cover the themes comprehensively which are as under : 1. Ancient India : This Volume deals with detailed description on status of women in the Vedic period, in Mahabharata, marital status of women, rights and duties in married life, Sexual life in practice, social status of a widow, Ideology of motherhood, Divorce and remarriage, the Devadasi system : Views of Swami Vivekananda, the Sati system and rights to property. 2. Medieval INDIA : This Volume inherents in itself diverse aspects of Woman life during the Muslim rule in India. It includes social position of women, social customs, Female slaves, nikah-marriage, dissolution of Marriage in Islam, standard of education, Purdah system, amusements, the Mughal women and their status, Devadasi system, Hindu women in Medieval India, the Muslim queens and their role. 3. FREEDOM STRUGGLE : The theme deals with their active role in freedom movement, foreign women in the Independence movement, women`s participation in Non-cooperation Movement, Civil Disobedience Movement, 1930-34, and Quit India Movement, 1942-45 4. MODERN INDIA : The volume bears the comprehensive analysis on historical perspective and Legal review, Gandhi and socio-political regenerqtion, status of Dalit women, vision of Annie Besant, women and Family welfare, role of women in Labour force, Domestic roles of educated working women, social position of women in the Punjab, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh, female slum-dwellers of Mumbai, Keralite nuns and nurses. All these volumes would be certainly welcomed at the Academic catalogues of institutions of Higher learning. Printed Pages: 1228. Seller Inventory # 35282

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Simmi Jain

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About this Item: Gyan Books (P) Ltd., 2003. Hardcover. Condition: New. Vol 1- Contents, Preface 7, Introduction 11, 1. Status in the Vedic Era 15, 2. The Mahabharata Women 43, 3. The Marriage System 51, Arranged Marriage in Dharamasastra ?, Impersonation ? Misrepresentation., 4. Marital Status 61, 5. Rights and Duties after Marriage 75, Polyandry ? Mutual Rights and Duties of Husband, and Wife ? Rights from the Ancient Times ?, Foremost Duty., 6. The Initiation 93, Sacred Thread ? Education., 7. Costumes 103, The Headdress ? Meagre Evidence ? Sewn Clothes, ? Ornaments., 8. Sexual Life 123, 9. Motherhood and Widowhood 171, Widowhood ? Epics Period., 10. Punarbhu: Her Social Status 191, Remarriage of Women ? Remarriage When Husband, Unheard of ? Remarriage of Widows ? Divorce., 11. Foreign Accounts of Marital Arrangements 205, Niyoga, 12. Property Rights 237, Wife?s Property Rights ? Extent of Wife?s Right, Over Str?dhana ? Succession to Str?dhana ?, 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages, Daughter?s Property Rights ? Daughters with, Brothers ? Brotherless Daughters ? Widow ? Mother, ? Grand Mother ? General Conclusions., 13. The Sati Ritual 251, Bibliography 269, Index 271. Vol 2- Contents, Preface 9, Introduction 13, 1. Status-General 17, Social Ills ? Property Rights ? Religion ? Education ?, Literary ? Activities ? Saint Poetesses ? Poetesses of, Krishnait ? School ? Poetesses of Ramait School ?, Poetesses of Reeti ? Kavya ? Poetesses of Diverse, Subjects ? Women and Sanskrit Learning ?, Ornaments., 2. Social Customs 37, Birth Ceremonies ? Naming Ceremony ? Chhatthi ?, Tare Dikhana (Showing Stars) ? Mirg Marna ? Bageer, Bachcha ? Chillah ? Aqiqa Ceremony ? Salgirah ?, Goshwarah or the Ceremony of Piercing the Ears ?, Bal Gunthan Ceremony ? Marriage ? The Sharayee, Marriage ? The ?Urfi? Marriage ? Selection of Marriage, Partners ? Marriageable Age ? Initiation of Marriage, Proposal ? Parties and Procedure in Negotiation ?, Mangni or Betrothal Ceremony ? Fixation of Marriage, Date ? Ceremonies Preceding Marriage ? Ceremonies, During the Performance of Marriage ? Dower or, Mehar ? Ceremonies After Marriage., 3. Education 87, Various Agencies of Education ? Medium of, Instruction ? Teaching Method ? Writing Method ?, Primary Education and Its Curriculum ? Higher, Education and Its Curriculum ? Purpose of Female, Education ? Mughal Emperors? Contribution to the, Field of Girls Education ? Maktab Ceremony ? Khatam, Quran Ceremony., 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages, 4. Purdah, Divorce, Widowhood 101, How Purdah was Observed ? ? Child Marriage and, its Impact on Medieval Indian Society ? System of, Divorce ? Muslim Widows., 5. The Devadasi System 117, Justification for the Study ? Review of Works ? Origin, and Development ? Reasons for Development., 6. Amusements 137, Indoor Games ? Ganjfah or Playing Cards or Tash ?, Shatranj or Chess ? Chaupar ? Chandal Mandal ?, Pachisi and Chausar ? Music and Dance Parties ?, Pigeon Flying or Ishq Bazi ? Kite Flying or Patang, Bazi ? Falconry ? Story Telling ? Smoking Huqqah, (pipe) or Hubble Bubble ? Swinging of Jhula Jhulna, ? Display of Fire Works ? Chiragh Afrozi or, Illumination ? Outdoor Games ? Hunting or Chase ?, Chaugan or Polo ? Excursions or Picnics ? Expedition, ? Acrobats, Jugglers and Mountebanks ? Feasts ?, Festivals ? Nawroz or New Year?s Day ? Id-ul-Fitr ?, Id-ul-Zuha ? Shab-i-Barat ? Muharram ? Barah, Wafat or Fatiha Doaz Dahum ? Id-Gulabi or Ab-i-, Pashan ? Shab-i-Miraj ? Gyarahvin ? Akhiri Chahar, Shamba ? Terah Tezi ? Khwaja Khizr Ka Bera ?, Fatiha of Bibi or Kandur ? Fairs ? Khushroz or Mina, Bazar ? Urs/Fairs., 7. Costumes 197, Cotton Clothes ? Silken Cloths ? Golden Cloths ?, Flax Cloth ? Dukul or Dugul ? Valkal ? Chandra, and Chandrauta ? Chola ? Makri Ka Tar ? Heud, dress ? Bodice: Choli and Angiya ? Kanchuka ?, Kanchuki., 8. Equality with Men 203, Women in Administration ? Woman in Royal Culture, ? Female Philanthrophists ? Hindu-Muslim Matrimonial, Relations ? Lenient Attitude Towards Wives ?, Conversion ? Women. Seller Inventory # GB-9788178351162

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About this Item: Kalpaz. Hardbound. Condition: As New. Contents: Vol. I. Ancient India: Preface. Introduction. 1. Status in the Vedic era. 2. The Mahabharata women. 3. The marriage system. 4. Marital status. 5. Rights and duties after marriage. 6. The initiation. 7. Costumes. 8. Sexual life. 9. Motherhood and widowhood. 10. Punarbhu: her social status. 11. Foreign accounts of marital arrangements. 12. Property rights. 13. The Sati ritual. Bibliography. Index. Vol. II. The Middle Ages: Preface. Introduction. 1. Status-general. 2. Social customs. 3. Education. 4. Purdah, divorce, widowhood. 5. The Devadasi system. 6. Amusements. 7. Costumes. 8. Equality with men. 9. The Mughal women. 10. Outstanding women. Bibliography. Index. Vol. III. Period of Freedom Struggle: Preface. Introduction. 1. Mutiny of 1857. 2. Social reform. 3. Movement for emancipation. 4. Active role in freedom movement. 5. Foreign women in independent movement. 6. Non-cooperation movement. 7. Civil disobedience movement. 8. The Quit India movement. 9. Nationalism and freedom movement. 10. Views of eminent persons. 11. Independence and after.12. The biographical notes. Bibliography. Index. Vol. IV. Modern India: Preface. Introduction. 1. Changing status. 2. Legal review. 3. Some facts and figures. 4. Gandhi and politico-socio-economic regeneration. 5. Dalit women in politics. 6. The commencement of national level womanhood. 7. Environmental management. 8. Family welfare. 9. Female labour force. 10. Woman organisations. 11. Domestic role of educated working women. 12. Muslim women in transition. 13. Women in Punjab and Haryana. 14. The 1228 pp. Seller Inventory # 46417

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