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Dowry and marriage ideology in modern-day India: Tradition borne from modernization

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dc.contributor.author Jain, Nidhi
dc.date 2005
dc.date.accessioned 2007-12-24T19:24:00Z
dc.date.available 2007-12-24T19:24:00Z
dc.date.issued 2005
dc.identifier.citation Jain, Nidhi. (2005). Dowry and marriage ideology in modern-day India: Tradition borne from modernization. In: Lambda Alpha Journal, v.35, p.66-83. en
dc.identifier.issn 0047-3928
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10057/1195
dc.description.abstract Author describes a contradictory dynamic of tradition and modernization in contemporary India where antient practice of dowry remains a cultural law despite modernization and anti-dowry legislation. A status of Indian women in society, the role of education and women movement are also discussed. en
dc.format.extent 64909 bytes
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.publisher Wichita State University. Department of Anthropology en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LAJ en
dc.relation.ispartofseries v.35 en
dc.subject Dowry in contemporary India en
dc.subject Cultural norms en
dc.subject Indian marriage traditions en
dc.subject Tradition and modernization en
dc.subject Indian feminists en
dc.subject Indian women en
dc.subject Women in society en
dc.subject India en
dc.title Dowry and marriage ideology in modern-day India: Tradition borne from modernization en
dc.type Article en

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