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Varalakshmi. Janapathy

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Item Description: 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 354 Over the eras , women in india have victims of all sorts of exploition and tortures.There plight has been well known , but no serious work has done on them for years,till awakening came and some scholars initiated to write on this weaker section of the society. Since Independence, much has been done for bettering the lot of the fair sex and a lot has been written on the subject. This study covers women^s state and their status over the ages, which makes it a fundamental study in the discipline .It^s a comprehensive and exhau stive book on Indian Women. About The Author:- Dr Varalakshmi Janapathy, is a list of International repute and winner of Sahitya Academy Award and Life Achievement Award from V. Vivekananda Institute of Human Excellence. She is a free lance Journalist. Contents:- Preface • Introductions • Part-I: Ancient Times : Woman in Mojenjodaro and Harappan Civilisation, Woman in Cultures of Ancient World, Pre-Vedic Period, Vedic and Post-Vedic Period, Woman in Secular Texts, Status of Woman in the reign of Rajputs, Woman and Buddhism, Part-II: Medieval Times: Our Smrithis-Dharmasastras, Woman in Medieval India, Muslim Woman in Medieval India, Part-III: Modern Times: Woman During British Rule, Gandhian Era, Post Independence Period, Inde. The Title 'Indian Women Through the Ages written/authored/edited by Varalakshmi. Janapathy', published in the year 2002. The ISBN 9788121207584 is assigned to the Hardcover version of this title. This book has total of pp. 354 (Pages). The publisher of this title is Gyan Publishing House. This Book is in English. The subject of this book is History / Archaeology / Women Studies. Language: English. Bookseller Inventory # 9788121207584

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Item Description: South Asia Books, 1990. Book Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP82719878

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Item Description: 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 274 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 The Title 'Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages (Ancient India), Vol.1 written/authored/edited by Simmi Jain', published in the year 2003. The ISBN 9788178351728 is assigned to the Hardcover version of this title. This book has total of pp. 274 (Pages). The publisher of this title is Kalpaz Publications. This Book is in English. The subject of this book is History / Archaeology / Reference / Dictionary / Encyclopaedia / Sociology. Vol:- 1st. 1st Language: English. Bookseller Inventory # 9788178351728

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Item Description: 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 286 Contents:- 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’s Interest in Religion, Piety and, Education • Education • Music and Dance • Slaves., Contents 7, 9. The Mughal Women 217, Qut-luq-Nigar Khan and Aisan Daulat Begum • Khan-, Zada Begum • Ayisha-Sultan Begum • Zainab Sultan, Begum • Maham Begum • Bibi Mubarika., 10. Outstanding Women 227, Glimpses of Intellectual and Religious Emancipation •, Mira Bai • Religious Devotees • Women of Warrior, Families • Muslim Women • Gulbadan Begum, (Princess Rose Body) • Bega Begum • Hamidah Bano, Begum • Maham Anagha • Salima Sultan Begum •, Jaan Begum • Dai Lado • Nurjahan • Mumtaz Mahal, • Sati-un-Nisa • Jahan Ara Begum or Begum Sahib •, Zabinda Begum • Hafiza Maryam • Zeb-un-Nisa • Zinatun-, Nisa • Badr-un-Nisa • Bibi Waliya • Begum Jiu •, Sheikh Rangrezin • Mehri Hervi • Tuni Atun • Shirin., Bibliography 275, Index 289. The Title 'Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages (The Middle Ages), Vol.2 written/authored/edited by Simmi Jain', published in the year 2003. The ISBN 9788178351735 is assigned to the Hardcover version of this title. This book has total of pp. 286 (Pages). The publisher of this title i. Bookseller Inventory # 9788178351735

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Item Description: 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 315 Contents:- Vol 3- Contents, Preface 7, Introduction 11, 1. Mutiny of 1857 15, Begum Hazrat Mahal • Rani Lakshmi Bai of Jhansi, • Rani of Ramgarh • Rani Tace Bai • Role of Other, Women., 2. Social Reform 51, Agitation for Social Reforms • Female Education •, Female Agitation • Muslim Women and Social, Reform • Women and Nationalist Agitation •, Women and Revolutionary Nationalism • Gandhi, on Women • Equality of Sexes • Marriage • The, Purdah • The Dowry System • Widow Re-marriage, • Divorce • Woman’s Honour • Prostitution •, Women’s Education • Jawaharlal Nehru on Women, • Call to Rebel • Economic Bondage of Indian, Women., 3. Movement for Emancipation 81, Abolition of Sati, 1829 • Widow Remarriage Act, 1856 • The Age of Consent, 1891 • The Sarda, Act • (Prohibition of Child-Marriage Act), 1929 •, Rise of Indian Nationalism., 4. Active Role in Freedom Movement 93, Partition of Bengal • Women’s Freedom Struggle., 5. Foreign Women in Independent Movement 115, Sister Nivedita • Mira Behn • Margaret Cousins •, Dr. Annie Besant • An Extract of First Speech on, Annie Besant on Political Status of Women., 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through The Ages, 6. Non-Cooperation Movement 129, Political Conditions • Parvati Devi • Bai Amman, (Abadi Bano Begum) • Formation of a National, Convention • Women Legislators • Bardoli, Satyagraha—1928 • Simon Commission., 7. Civil Disobedience Movement 149, Salt Satyagraha • Sarojini Naidu • Kamala Devi, Chattopadhyaya • Mahila Rashtriya Sangha • Nari, Satyagraha Committee • Ladies Picketing Board, • Revolutionary Activities • Durgabai Deshmukh., 8. The Quit India Movement 183, Political Conditions of the Period • Kalpana Dutta, • Rajkumari Amrit Kaur • Amar Kaur • Pushpa Gujral, • Anasuyabai Kale • Sarojini Naidu • Kamala Devi, Chottopadhyaya • Miraben (Madeleine Slade) •, Khurshed Behn • Usha Mehta • Kasturba Gandhi •, Hansa Mehta • Mridula Sarabhai • Aruna Asaf Ali, • Women in the Indian National Army • Dr. Lakshmi, Swaminathan (Mrs. Sehgal)., 9. Nationalism and Freedom Movement 217, Towards the Aim • Symbol and Substance of the, Regiment • The Leader and the Led • The Leader, and his Mythic Mother • Bapu and Bose for, Foundation of Feminism • Summary Findings., 10. Views of Eminent Persons 237, Swami Dayanand and his Satyartha Prakash •, Manusmriti • Swami Vivekananda • Gandhi on, Untouchability and Women • Lala Lajpat Rai., 11. Independence and After 263, New Acts • Planned Change • Economic, Independence • Political and Administrative Role, • Non-Governmental Sectors., 12. The Biographical Notes 287, Bibliography 301, Index 311. The Title 'Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages (Period of Freedom Struggle), Vol.3 written/authored/edited by Simmi Jain', published in the year 2003. The ISBN 9788178351742 is assigned to the Hardcover version of this title. This book has total of pp. 315 (Pages). The publisher of this title is Kalpaz Publications. This Book is in English. The subject of this book is History / Archaeology / Reference / Dictionary / Encyclopaedia / Sociology. Vol:- 3rd. 3rd Language: English. Bookseller Inventory # 9788178351742

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Item Description: 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 351 Contents:- Vol 4- Contents, Preface 9, Introduction 13, 1. Changing Status 19, 2. Legal Review 45, 3. Some Facts and Figures 59, Provisions under the Constitution • Legislative, Arrangements • Special Provisions for Women, • Conclusion., 4. Gandhi and Politico-Socio-Economic Regeneration 107, Prior to Gandhi • Women’s Upliftment in Society, • Messiah of Non-violence • Marital Aspects, • Abolition of Child Marriage • Evil of Dowry, • Introduction of Widow-Remarriage • Purdah System, • Prostitution and the Custom of Devdasi • Divorce, and Population Control • Suggestions • Economic, Independence of Women • Khadi and Small Scale, Industries • Political Empowerment • Impact of, Gandhi’s Efforts on the Present Status of Women, • Position of Women at Present • Family Welfare and, Foetal Termination • Other Social Reformers and, Gandhi • Solutions., 5. Dalit Women in Politics 171, 6. The Commencement of National Level Womanhood 181, National Level Womanhood., 7. Environmental Management 187, Definitions of (Environment and Environmental, Management) • Looking into the Past • Concerns for, Environment • Female and Male Participation in, Environmental Management • Environmental, Resources Managed through the Better Half, • Women’s Fourfold Performances • Process Involved, in Management • (A) Dimensions of Behavioural, 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages, Aspects (B) Economic and Societal Dimension (C), Scientific and Technological Dimension • Factors that, Affect Participation of Women in Managing, Environment., 8. Family Welfare 201, Introduction of Balance Sheets • Contributory Factors, • The Role of Women in Family Planning and Welfare, • High Maternal and Infant Mortality • Contraception, in Practice., 9. Female Labour Force 211, Reasons for Low Participation Rate of Women in, Employment • Analysis of Ground Realities, • Women’s Work Participation Rate • Reasons for, Low Participation Rate of Women in Employment, • Strategies for Setting the Wrongs Right., 10. Woman Organisations 233, Rashtra Sevika Samiti • Laxmibai Kelkar • Central, Social Welfare Board • (A) Education and Training, (B) Support Services • Economic Empowerment (i), Condensed Courses of Education for Women (ii), Vocational Training Programme for Women • List of, Vocational Courses which could be Organised by, Voluntary Vocations (iii) Awareness Generation, Projects for Rural and Poor Women (iv) Schemes of, Vocational Training Programme for Women Under, NWDC Programme • Schemes of Assistance for, Economic Empowerment., 11. Domestic Role of Educated Working Women 247, A Peep into the Background of Women’s Education, • Educated Women Taking to Work • Working, Women’s Roles • Expectations of Family Members, • Paradoxes and Contributions • Attending to family, elders • Problems of Socialisation • Transfer of either, spouses • Miscellaneous • The Way Out/, Recommendations • Cultural-Social Welfare Board—, A Brief • Beneficiaries of Central Social Welfare Board, Programmes • Addresses of the State Social Welfare, Advisory Boards • Sewa Bharti., Contents 7, 12. Muslim Women in Transition 263, Religious Orthodoxy • Religious Education and, Training of Respondents • Purdah • Purdah, Observance and Daughters • Purdah Related Problems, • Education of Girls • Marriage Significance and, Related Practices • Age at Marriage • Consulting the, Girl Before Marriage • Caste/Community Preference, in Marriage • Arranged Marriage • Polygamy, Men’s, Right to Divorce and Problems Related to Divorce, • Dowry Practice • Mehr Practice • Inheritance, Marriage and Divorce in the Personal Law, • Employment of Girls • Women’s Participation in, Social/Cultural Activities • Women’s Participation in, Politics • Perception of Muslim Women on Marriage, and Related Issues • Economic Profile • Economic, Status of Respondents • Educational Profile • Social, Profile • Marriage Practices • Polygamy and Divorce, • Social Participation • Health • Social Attitudes, • Perspective of Change • I. Bookseller Inventory # 9788178351759

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Item Description: Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. Over the eras, Women in India have been victims of all sorts of exploitation and tortures. There plight has been well known, but no serious work was done on them for years, till awakening came and some scholars initiated to write on this weaker section of the society.Since Independence, much has been done for bettering the lot of the fair Sex and a lot has been written on the subject. This Study covers women's state and their status over the ages, which makes it a fundamental study in the discipline. It's a comprehensive and exhaustive book on Indian women.Printed Pages: 354. Bookseller Inventory # 106067

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Item Description: Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd., 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Over the eras, Women in India have been victims of all sorts of exploitation and tortures. There plight has been well known, but no serious work was done on them for years, till awakening came and some scholars initiated to write on this weaker section of the society. Since Independence, much has been done for bettering the lot of the fair Sex and a lot has been written on the subject. This Study covers women`s state and their status over the ages, which makes it a fundamental study in the discipline. It`s a comprehensive and exhaustive book on Indian women. Contents: Preface Introduction I. Ancient Times : 1. Woman in Mohenjodaro and Harappan Civilization 2. Woman in Cultures of Ancient World 3. Pre-Vedic Period 4. Vedic and Post-Vedic Period 5. Woman in Secular Texts 6. Status of Woman in the Reign of Rajputs 7. Woman and Buddhism II. Medieval TIMES : 8. Our Smrithis-Dharmasastras 9. Woman in Medieval India 10. Muslim Woman in Medieval India III. MODERN TIMES : 11. Woman during British Rule 12. Gandhian Era 13. Post Independence Period Printed Pages: 354. Bookseller Inventory # 35404

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Item Description: Gyan. Hardbound. Book Condition: As New. Contents: Preface. Introduction. I. Ancient times: 1. Woman in Mohenjodaro and Harappan civilization. 2. Woman in cultures of ancient world. 3. Pre- Vedic period. 4. Vedic and post-Vedic period. 5. Woman in secular texts. 6.Status of woman in the reign of Rajputs. 7. Woman and Buddhism. II. Medieval times: 8. Our Smrithis-Dharmasastras. 9. Woman in medieval India. 10. Muslim woman in medieval India. III. Modern times: 11. Woman during British rule. 12. Gandhian era. 13. Post independence period. Index. " Over the eras, women in India have been victims of all sorts of exploitation and tortures. There plight has been well known, but no serious work was done on them for years, till awakening came and some scholars initiated to write on this weaker section of the society. "Since Independence, much has been done for bettering the lot of the fair sex and a lot has been written on the subject. "This study covers women's state and their status over the ages, which makes it a fundamental study in the discipline. It's a comprehensive and exhaustive book on Indian women." ( jacket)No. 22936 239 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 38638

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Item Description: Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd., 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Over the eras, Women in India have been victims of all sorts of exploitation and tortures. There plight has been well known, but no serious work was done on them for years, till awakening came and some scholars initiated to write on this weaker section of the society. Since Independence, much has been done for bettering the lot of the fair Sex and a lot has been written on the subject. This Study covers women`s state and their status over the ages, which makes it a fundamental study in the discipline. It`s a comprehensive and exhaustive book on Indian women. Contents: Preface Introduction I. Ancient Times : 1. Woman in Mohenjodaro and Harappan Civilization 2. Woman in Cultures of Ancient World 3. Pre-Vedic Period 4. Vedic and Post-Vedic Period 5. Woman in Secular Texts 6. Status of Woman in the Reign of Rajputs 7. Woman and Buddhism II. Medieval TIMES : 8. Our Smrithis-Dharmasastras 9. Woman in Medieval India 10. Muslim Woman in Medieval India III. MODERN TIMES : 11. Woman during British Rule 12. Gandhian Era 13. Post Independence Period Printed Pages: 354. Bookseller Inventory # 35404

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Simmi Jain

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Item Description: Gyan Books (P) Ltd., 2003. Hardcover. Book 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 271About The Book:- 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.,Content:- 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. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9788178351728

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Simmi Jain

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Item Description: Gyan Books (P) Ltd., 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 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?s Interest in Religion, Piety and, Education ? Education ? Music and Dance ? Slaves., Contents 7, 9. The Mughal Women 217, Qut-luq-Nigar Khan and Aisan Daulat Begum ? Khan-, Zada Begum ? Ayisha-Sultan Begum ? Zainab Sultan, Begum ? Maham Begum ? Bibi Mubarika., 10. Outstanding Women 227, Glimpses of Intellectual and Religious Emancipation ?, Mira Bai ? Religious Devotees ? Women of Warrior, Families ? Muslim Women ? Gulbadan Begum, (Princess Rose Body) ? Bega Begum ? Hamidah Bano, Begum ? Maham Anagha ? Salima Sultan Begum ?, Jaan Begum ? Dai Lado ? Nurjahan ? Mumtaz Mahal, ? Sati-un-Nisa ? Jahan Ara Begum or Begum Sahib ?, Zabinda Begum ? Hafiza Maryam ? Zeb-un-Nisa ? Zinatun-, Nisa ? Badr-un-Nisa ? Bibi Waliya ? Begum Jiu ?, Sheikh Rangrezin ? Mehri Hervi ? Tuni Atun ? Shirin., Bibliography 275, Index 289.About The Book:- 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., Bookseller Inventory # GB-9788178351735

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Simmi Jain

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Item Description: Gyan Books (P) Ltd., 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Vol 3- Contents, Preface 7, Introduction 11, 1. Mutiny of 1857 15, Begum Hazrat Mahal ? Rani Lakshmi Bai of Jhansi, ? Rani of Ramgarh ? Rani Tace Bai ? Role of Other, Women., 2. Social Reform 51, Agitation for Social Reforms ? Female Education ?, Female Agitation ? Muslim Women and Social, Reform ? Women and Nationalist Agitation ?, Women and Revolutionary Nationalism ? Gandhi, on Women ? Equality of Sexes ? Marriage ? The, Purdah ? The Dowry System ? Widow Re-marriage, ? Divorce ? Woman?s Honour ? Prostitution ?, Women?s Education ? Jawaharlal Nehru on Women, ? Call to Rebel ? Economic Bondage of Indian, Women., 3. Movement for Emancipation 81, Abolition of Sati, 1829 ? Widow Remarriage Act, 1856 ? The Age of Consent, 1891 ? The Sarda, Act ? (Prohibition of Child-Marriage Act), 1929 ?, Rise of Indian Nationalism., 4. Active Role in Freedom Movement 93, Partition of Bengal ? Women?s Freedom Struggle., 5. Foreign Women in Independent Movement 115, Sister Nivedita ? Mira Behn ? Margaret Cousins ?, Dr. Annie Besant ? An Extract of First Speech on, Annie Besant on Political Status of Women., 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through The Ages, 6. Non-Cooperation Movement 129, Political Conditions ? Parvati Devi ? Bai Amman, (Abadi Bano Begum) ? Formation of a National, Convention ? Women Legislators ? Bardoli, Satyagraha?1928 ? Simon Commission., 7. Civil Disobedience Movement 149, Salt Satyagraha ? Sarojini Naidu ? Kamala Devi, Chattopadhyaya ? Mahila Rashtriya Sangha ? Nari, Satyagraha Committee ? Ladies Picketing Board, ? Revolutionary Activities ? Durgabai Deshmukh., 8. The Quit India Movement 183, Political Conditions of the Period ? Kalpana Dutta, ? Rajkumari Amrit Kaur ? Amar Kaur ? Pushpa Gujral, ? Anasuyabai Kale ? Sarojini Naidu ? Kamala Devi, Chottopadhyaya ? Miraben (Madeleine Slade) ?, Khurshed Behn ? Usha Mehta ? Kasturba Gandhi ?, Hansa Mehta ? Mridula Sarabhai ? Aruna Asaf Ali, ? Women in the Indian National Army ? Dr. Lakshmi, Swaminathan (Mrs. Sehgal)., 9. Nationalism and Freedom Movement 217, Towards the Aim ? Symbol and Substance of the, Regiment ? The Leader and the Led ? The Leader, and his Mythic Mother ? Bapu and Bose for, Foundation of Feminism ? Summary Findings., 10. Views of Eminent Persons 237, Swami Dayanand and his Satyartha Prakash ?, Manusmriti ? Swami Vivekananda ? Gandhi on, Untouchability and Women ? Lala Lajpat Rai., 11. Independence and After 263, New Acts ? Planned Change ? Economic, Independence ? Political and Administrative Role, ? Non-Governmental Sectors., 12. The Biographical Notes 287, Bibliography 301, Index 311.About The Book:- 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.,Content:- Vol 3- Contents, Preface 7, Introduction 11, 1. Mutiny Of 1857 15, Begum Hazrat Mahal ? Rani Lakshmi Bai Of Jhansi, ? Rani Of Ramgarh ? Rani Tace Bai ? Role Of Other, Women., 2. Social Reform 51, Agitation For Social Reforms ? Female Education ?, Female Agitation ? Muslim Women And Social, Reform ? Women And Nationalist Agitation ?, Women And Revolutionary Nationalism ? Gandhi, On Women ? Equality Of Sexes ? Marriage ? The, Purdah ? The Dowry System ? Wi. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9788178351742

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Item Description: Gyan Books (P) Ltd., 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Vol 4- Contents, Preface 9, Introduction 13, 1. Changing Status 19, 2. Legal Review 45, 3. Some Facts and Figures 59, Provisions under the Constitution ? Legislative, Arrangements ? Special Provisions for Women, ? Conclusion., 4. Gandhi and Politico-Socio-Economic Regeneration 107, Prior to Gandhi ? Women?s Upliftment in Society, ? Messiah of Non-violence ? Marital Aspects, ? Abolition of Child Marriage ? Evil of Dowry, ? Introduction of Widow-Remarriage ? Purdah System, ? Prostitution and the Custom of Devdasi ? Divorce, and Population Control ? Suggestions ? Economic, Independence of Women ? Khadi and Small Scale, Industries ? Political Empowerment ? Impact of, Gandhi?s Efforts on the Present Status of Women, ? Position of Women at Present ? Family Welfare and, Foetal Termination ? Other Social Reformers and, Gandhi ? Solutions., 5. Dalit Women in Politics 171, 6. The Commencement of National Level Womanhood 181, National Level Womanhood., 7. Environmental Management 187, Definitions of (Environment and Environmental, Management) ? Looking into the Past ? Concerns for, Environment ? Female and Male Participation in, Environmental Management ? Environmental, Resources Managed through the Better Half, ? Women?s Fourfold Performances ? Process Involved, in Management ? (A) Dimensions of Behavioural, 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages, Aspects (B) Economic and Societal Dimension (C), Scientific and Technological Dimension ? Factors that, Affect Participation of Women in Managing, Environment., 8. Family Welfare 201, Introduction of Balance Sheets ? Contributory Factors, ? The Role of Women in Family Planning and Welfare, ? High Maternal and Infant Mortality ? Contraception, in Practice., 9. Female Labour Force 211, Reasons for Low Participation Rate of Women in, Employment ? Analysis of Ground Realities, ? Women?s Work Participation Rate ? Reasons for, Low Participation Rate of Women in Employment, ? Strategies for Setting the Wrongs Right., 10. Woman Organisations 233, Rashtra Sevika Samiti ? Laxmibai Kelkar ? Central, Social Welfare Board ? (A) Education and Training, (B) Support Services ? Economic Empowerment (i), Condensed Courses of Education for Women (ii), Vocational Training Programme for Women ? List of, Vocational Courses which could be Organised by, Voluntary Vocations (iii) Awareness Generation, Projects for Rural and Poor Women (iv) Schemes of, Vocational Training Programme for Women Under, NWDC Programme ? Schemes of Assistance for, Economic Empowerment., 11. Domestic Role of Educated Working Women 247, A Peep into the Background of Women?s Education, ? Educated Women Taking to Work ? Working, Women?s Roles ? Expectations of Family Members, ? Paradoxes and Contributions ? Attending to family, elders ? Problems of Socialisation ? Transfer of either, spouses ? Miscellaneous ? The Way Out/, Recommendations ? Cultural-Social Welfare Board?, A Brief ? Beneficiaries of Central Social Welfare Board, Programmes ? Addresses of the State Social Welfare, Advisory Boards ? Sewa Bharti., Contents 7, 12. Muslim Women in Transition 263, Religious Orthodoxy ? Religious Education and, Training of Respondents ? Purdah ? Purdah, Observance and Daughters ? Purdah Related Problems, ? Education of Girls ? Marriage Significance and, Related Practices ? Age at Marriage ? Consulting the, Girl Before Marriage ? Caste/Community Preference, in Marriage ? Arranged Marriage ? Polygamy, Men?s, Right to Divorce and Problems Related to Divorce, ? Dowry Practice ? Mehr Practice ? Inheritance, Marriage and Divorce in the Personal Law, ? Employment of Girls ? Women?s Participation in, Social/Cultural Activities ? Women?s Participation in, Politics ? Perception of Muslim Women on Marriage, and Related Issues ? Economic Profile ? Economic, Status of Respondents ? Educational Profile ? Social, Profile ? Marriage Practices ? Polygamy and Divorce, ? Social Participation ? Health ? Social Attitudes, ? Perspective of Change ? Increase Indicat. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9788178351759

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Item Description: Gyan Books (P) Ltd., 2003. Hardcover. Book 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 ò, Impersonation ò Misrepresentation., 4. Marital Status 61, 5. Rights and Duties after Marriage 75, Polyandry ò Mutual Rights and Duties of Husband, and Wife ò Rights from the Ancient Times ò, Foremost Duty., 6. The Initiation 93, Sacred Thread ò Education., 7. Costumes 103, The Headdress ò Meagre Evidence ò Sewn Clothes, ò Ornaments., 8. Sexual Life 123, 9. Motherhood and Widowhood 171, Widowhood ò Epics Period., 10. Punarbhu: Her Social Status 191, Remarriage of Women ò Remarriage When Husband, Unheard of ò Remarriage of Widows ò Divorce., 11. Foreign Accounts of Marital Arrangements 205, Niyoga, 12. Property Rights 237, WifeÆs Property Rights ò Extent of WifeÆs Right, Over Str?dhana ò Succession to Str?dhana ò, 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages, DaughterÆs Property Rights ò Daughters with, Brothers ò Brotherless Daughters ò Widow ò Mother, ò Grand Mother ò General Conclusions., 13. The Sati Ritual 251, Bibliography 269, Index 271About The Book:- 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.,Content:- 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 ò, Impersonation ò Misrepresentation., 4. Marital Status 61, 5. Rights And Duties After Marriage 75, Polyandry ò Mutual Rights And Duties Of Husband, And Wife ò Rights From The Ancient Times ò, Foremost Duty., 6. The Initiation 93, Sacred Thread ò Education., 7. Costumes 103, The Headdress ò Meagre Evidence ò Sewn Clothes, ò Ornaments., 8. Sexual Life 123, 9. Motherhood And Widowhood 171, Widowhood ò Epics Period., 10. Punarbhu: Her Social Status 191, Remarriage Of Women ò Remarriage When Husband, Unheard Of ò Remarriage Of Widows ò Divorce., 11. Foreign Accounts Of Marital Arrangements 205, Niyoga, 12. Property Rights 237, WifeÆS Property Rights ò Extent Of WifeÆS Right, Over Str?dhana ò Succession To Str?dhana ò, 6 Encyclopaedia Of Indian Women Through The Ages, DaughterÆS Property Rights ò Daughters With, Brothers ò Brotherless Daughters ò Widow ò Mother, ò Grand Mother ò General Conclusions., 13. The Sati Ritual 251, Bibliography 269, Index 271. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9788178351728

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Item Description: Gyan Books (P) Ltd., 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Vol 2- Contents, Preface 9, Introduction 13, 1. Status-General 17, Social Ills ò Property Rights ò Religion ò Education ò, Literary ò Activities ò Saint Poetesses ò Poetesses of, Krishnait ò School ò Poetesses of Ramait School ò, Poetesses of Reeti ò Kavya ò Poetesses of Diverse, Subjects ò Women and Sanskrit Learning ò, Ornaments., 2. Social Customs 37, Birth Ceremonies ò Naming Ceremony ò Chhatthi ò, Tare Dikhana (Showing Stars) ò Mirg Marna ò Bageer, Bachcha ò Chillah ò Aqiqa Ceremony ò Salgirah ò, Goshwarah or the Ceremony of Piercing the Ears ò, Bal Gunthan Ceremony ò Marriage ò The Sharayee, Marriage ò The æUrfiÆ Marriage ò Selection of Marriage, Partners ò Marriageable Age ò Initiation of Marriage, Proposal ò Parties and Procedure in Negotiation ò, Mangni or Betrothal Ceremony ò Fixation of Marriage, Date ò Ceremonies Preceding Marriage ò Ceremonies, During the Performance of Marriage ò Dower or, Mehar ò Ceremonies After Marriage., 3. Education 87, Various Agencies of Education ò Medium of, Instruction ò Teaching Method ò Writing Method ò, Primary Education and Its Curriculum ò Higher, Education and Its Curriculum ò Purpose of Female, Education ò Mughal EmperorsÆ Contribution to the, Field of Girls Education ò Maktab Ceremony ò Khatam, Quran Ceremony., 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages, 4. Purdah, Divorce, Widowhood 101, How Purdah was Observed ? ò Child Marriage and, its Impact on Medieval Indian Society ò System of, Divorce ò Muslim Widows., 5. The Devadasi System 117, Justification for the Study ò Review of Works ò Origin, and Development ò Reasons for Development., 6. Amusements 137, Indoor Games ò Ganjfah or Playing Cards or Tash ò, Shatranj or Chess ò Chaupar ò Chandal Mandal ò, Pachisi and Chausar ò Music and Dance Parties ò, Pigeon Flying or Ishq Bazi ò Kite Flying or Patang, Bazi ò Falconry ò Story Telling ò Smoking Huqqah, (pipe) or Hubble Bubble ò Swinging of Jhula Jhulna, ò Display of Fire Works ò Chiragh Afrozi or, Illumination ò Outdoor Games ò Hunting or Chase ò, Chaugan or Polo ò Excursions or Picnics ò Expedition, ò Acrobats, Jugglers and Mountebanks ò Feasts ò, Festivals ò Nawroz or New YearÆs Day ò Id-ul-Fitr ò, Id-ul-Zuha ò Shab-i-Barat ò Muharram ò Barah, Wafat or Fatiha Doaz Dahum ò Id-Gulabi or Ab-i-, Pashan ò Shab-i-Miraj ò Gyarahvin ò Akhiri Chahar, Shamba ò Terah Tezi ò Khwaja Khizr Ka Bera ò, Fatiha of Bibi or Kandur ò Fairs ò Khushroz or Mina, Bazar ò Urs/Fairs., 7. Costumes 197, Cotton Clothes ò Silken Cloths ò Golden Cloths ò, Flax Cloth ò Dukul or Dugul ò Valkal ò Chandra, and Chandrauta ò Chola ò Makri Ka Tar ò Heud, dress ò Bodice: Choli and Angiya ò Kanchuka ò, Kanchuki., 8. Equality with Men 203, Women in Administration ò Woman in Royal Culture, ò Female Philanthrophists ò Hindu-Muslim Matrimonial, Relations ò Lenient Attitude Towards Wives ò, Conversion ò WomenÆs Interest in Religion, Piety and, Education ò Education ò Music and Dance ò Slaves., Contents 7, 9. The Mughal Women 217, Qut-luq-Nigar Khan and Aisan Daulat Begum ò Khan-, Zada Begum ò Ayisha-Sultan Begum ò Zainab Sultan, Begum ò Maham Begum ò Bibi Mubarika., 10. Outstanding Women 227, Glimpses of Intellectual and Religious Emancipation ò, Mira Bai ò Religious Devotees ò Women of Warrior, Families ò Muslim Women ò Gulbadan Begum, (Princess Rose Body) ò Bega Begum ò Hamidah Bano, Begum ò Maham Anagha ò Salima Sultan Begum ò, Jaan Begum ò Dai Lado ò Nurjahan ò Mumtaz Mahal, ò Sati-un-Nisa ò Jahan Ara Begum or Begum Sahib ò, Zabinda Begum ò Hafiza Maryam ò Zeb-un-Nisa ò Zinatun-, Nisa ò Badr-un-Nisa ò Bibi Waliya ò Begum Jiu ò, Sheikh Rangrezin ò Mehri Hervi ò Tuni Atun ò Shirin., Bibliography 275, Index 289.About The Book:- 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., Bookseller Inventory # GB-9788178351735

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Item Description: Gyan Books (P) Ltd., 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Vol 3- Contents, Preface 7, Introduction 11, 1. Mutiny of 1857 15, Begum Hazrat Mahal ò Rani Lakshmi Bai of Jhansi, ò Rani of Ramgarh ò Rani Tace Bai ò Role of Other, Women., 2. Social Reform 51, Agitation for Social Reforms ò Female Education ò, Female Agitation ò Muslim Women and Social, Reform ò Women and Nationalist Agitation ò, Women and Revolutionary Nationalism ò Gandhi, on Women ò Equality of Sexes ò Marriage ò The, Purdah ò The Dowry System ò Widow Re-marriage, ò Divorce ò WomanÆs Honour ò Prostitution ò, WomenÆs Education ò Jawaharlal Nehru on Women, ò Call to Rebel ò Economic Bondage of Indian, Women., 3. Movement for Emancipation 81, Abolition of Sati, 1829 ò Widow Remarriage Act, 1856 ò The Age of Consent, 1891 ò The Sarda, Act ò (Prohibition of Child-Marriage Act), 1929 ò, Rise of Indian Nationalism., 4. Active Role in Freedom Movement 93, Partition of Bengal ò WomenÆs Freedom Struggle., 5. Foreign Women in Independent Movement 115, Sister Nivedita ò Mira Behn ò Margaret Cousins ò, Dr. Annie Besant ò An Extract of First Speech on, Annie Besant on Political Status of Women., 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through The Ages, 6. Non-Cooperation Movement 129, Political Conditions ò Parvati Devi ò Bai Amman, (Abadi Bano Begum) ò Formation of a National, Convention ò Women Legislators ò Bardoli, Satyagrahaù1928 ò Simon Commission., 7. Civil Disobedience Movement 149, Salt Satyagraha ò Sarojini Naidu ò Kamala Devi, Chattopadhyaya ò Mahila Rashtriya Sangha ò Nari, Satyagraha Committee ò Ladies Picketing Board, ò Revolutionary Activities ò Durgabai Deshmukh., 8. The Quit India Movement 183, Political Conditions of the Period ò Kalpana Dutta, ò Rajkumari Amrit Kaur ò Amar Kaur ò Pushpa Gujral, ò Anasuyabai Kale ò Sarojini Naidu ò Kamala Devi, Chottopadhyaya ò Miraben (Madeleine Slade) ò, Khurshed Behn ò Usha Mehta ò Kasturba Gandhi ò, Hansa Mehta ò Mridula Sarabhai ò Aruna Asaf Ali, ò Women in the Indian National Army ò Dr. Lakshmi, Swaminathan (Mrs. Sehgal)., 9. Nationalism and Freedom Movement 217, Towards the Aim ò Symbol and Substance of the, Regiment ò The Leader and the Led ò The Leader, and his Mythic Mother ò Bapu and Bose for, Foundation of Feminism ò Summary Findings., 10. Views of Eminent Persons 237, Swami Dayanand and his Satyartha Prakash ò, Manusmriti ò Swami Vivekananda ò Gandhi on, Untouchability and Women ò Lala Lajpat Rai., 11. Independence and After 263, New Acts ò Planned Change ò Economic, Independence ò Political and Administrative Role, ò Non-Governmental Sectors., 12. The Biographical Notes 287, Bibliography 301, Index 311.About The Book:- 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.,Content:- Vol 3- Contents, Preface 7, Introduction 11, 1. Mutiny Of 1857 15, Begum Hazrat Mahal ò Rani Lakshmi Bai Of Jhansi, ò Rani Of Ramgarh ò Rani Tace Bai ò Role Of Other, Women., 2. Social Reform 51, Agitation For Social Reforms ò Female Education ò, Female Agitation ò Muslim Women And Social, Reform ò Women And Nationalist Agitation ò, Women And Revolutionary Nationalism ò Gandhi, On Women ò Equality Of Sexes ò Marriage ò The, Purdah ò The Dowry System ò Wi. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9788178351742

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Item Description: Gyan Books (P) Ltd., 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Vol 4- Contents, Preface 9, Introduction 13, 1. Changing Status 19, 2. Legal Review 45, 3. Some Facts and Figures 59, Provisions under the Constitution ò Legislative, Arrangements ò Special Provisions for Women, ò Conclusion., 4. Gandhi and Politico-Socio-Economic Regeneration 107, Prior to Gandhi ò WomenÆs Upliftment in Society, ò Messiah of Non-violence ò Marital Aspects, ò Abolition of Child Marriage ò Evil of Dowry, ò Introduction of Widow-Remarriage ò Purdah System, ò Prostitution and the Custom of Devdasi ò Divorce, and Population Control ò Suggestions ò Economic, Independence of Women ò Khadi and Small Scale, Industries ò Political Empowerment ò Impact of, GandhiÆs Efforts on the Present Status of Women, ò Position of Women at Present ò Family Welfare and, Foetal Termination ò Other Social Reformers and, Gandhi ò Solutions., 5. Dalit Women in Politics 171, 6. The Commencement of National Level Womanhood 181, National Level Womanhood., 7. Environmental Management 187, Definitions of (Environment and Environmental, Management) ò Looking into the Past ò Concerns for, Environment ò Female and Male Participation in, Environmental Management ò Environmental, Resources Managed through the Better Half, ò WomenÆs Fourfold Performances ò Process Involved, in Management ò (A) Dimensions of Behavioural, 6 Encyclopaedia of Indian Women Through the Ages, Aspects (B) Economic and Societal Dimension (C), Scientific and Technological Dimension ò Factors that, Affect Participation of Women in Managing, Environment., 8. Family Welfare 201, Introduction of Balance Sheets ò Contributory Factors, ò The Role of Women in Family Planning and Welfare, ò High Maternal and Infant Mortality ò Contraception, in Practice., 9. Female Labour Force 211, Reasons for Low Participation Rate of Women in, Employment ò Analysis of Ground Realities, ò WomenÆs Work Participation Rate ò Reasons for, Low Participation Rate of Women in Employment, ò Strategies for Setting the Wrongs Right., 10. Woman Organisations 233, Rashtra Sevika Samiti ò Laxmibai Kelkar ò Central, Social Welfare Board ò (A) Education and Training, (B) Support Services ò Economic Empowerment (i), Condensed Courses of Education for Women (ii), Vocational Training Programme for Women ò List of, Vocational Courses which could be Organised by, Voluntary Vocations (iii) Awareness Generation, Projects for Rural and Poor Women (iv) Schemes of, Vocational Training Programme for Women Under, NWDC Programme ò Schemes of Assistance for, Economic Empowerment., 11. Domestic Role of Educated Working Women 247, A Peep into the Background of WomenÆs Education, ò Educated Women Taking to Work ò Working, WomenÆs Roles ò Expectations of Family Members, ò Paradoxes and Contributions ò Attending to family, elders ò Problems of Socialisation ò Transfer of either, spouses ò Miscellaneous ò The Way Out/, Recommendations ò Cultural-Social Welfare Boardù, A Brief ò Beneficiaries of Central Social Welfare Board, Programmes ò Addresses of the State Social Welfare, Advisory Boards ò Sewa Bharti., Contents 7, 12. Muslim Women in Transition 263, Religious Orthodoxy ò Religious Education and, Training of Respondents ò Purdah ò Purdah, Observance and Daughters ò Purdah Related Problems, ò Education of Girls ò Marriage Significance and, Related Practices ò Age at Marriage ò Consulting the, Girl Before Marriage ò Caste/Community Preference, in Marriage ò Arranged Marriage ò Polygamy, MenÆs, Right to Divorce and Problems Related to Divorce, ò Dowry Practice ò Mehr Practice ò Inheritance, Marriage and Divorce in the Personal Law, ò Employment of Girls ò WomenÆs Participation in, Social/Cultural Activities ò WomenÆs Participation in, Politics ò Perception of Muslim Women on Marriage, and Related Issues ò Economic Profile ò Economic, Status of Respondents ò Educational Profile ò Social, Profile ò Marriage Practices ò Polygamy and Divorce, ò Social Participation ò Health ò Social Attitudes, ò Perspective of Change ò Increase Indicat. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9788178351759

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