Courtly Indian Women in Late Imperial India - "The Body, Gender and Culture" (Hardback)Angma Dey Jhala (author)
Hardback 256 Pages / Published: 01/07/2008
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Examines the political worldview of courtly and royal women in India during the late colonial and post-Independence period. This book offers a history of the zenana, which served as the 'women's courts' or 'female quarters of the palace', where women lived behind pardah in seclusion.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 499 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 x 16 mm
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