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Contentious traditions

Lata Mani

Contentious traditions

the debate on Sati in colonial India

by Lata Mani

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sati

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-238) and index

    Other titlesDebate on Sati in colonial India
    StatementLata Mani
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 246 p. ;
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15310457M
    ISBN 100195647505


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