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Published: 30 October 2014

336 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199451821

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Contestation and Compliance

Retrieving Women's 'Agency' from Puranic Traditions

Jaya Tyagi

  • One of the first studies to focus on women in puranic traditions from the perspective of Gender studies
  • Deals with a topic of contemporary relevance: question of women's agency
  • Will have a strong appeal across disciplines: history, gender studies, anthropology, sociology