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Of meta-narratives and master paradigms

Uma Chakravarti

Of meta-narratives and master paradigms

sexuality and the reification of women in early India

by Uma Chakravarti

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Published by Centre for Women"s Development Studies in New Delhi .
Written in English


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StatementUma Chakravarti.
SeriesMonograph
ContributionsCentre for Women"s Development Studies (New Delhi, India)
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. ;
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24104327M
LC Control Number2009305823

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