Catalog Home Page

Book Review: Rajeswari Sunder Rajan. The Scandal of the State: Women, Law, and Citizenship in Postcolonial India. Durham: Duke UP, 2003. 336pp. $64.95 (cloth), $21.95 (paperback).

Gairola, R.ORCID: 0000-0002-1826-6339 (2003) Book Review: Rajeswari Sunder Rajan. The Scandal of the State: Women, Law, and Citizenship in Postcolonial India. Durham: Duke UP, 2003. 336pp. $64.95 (cloth), $21.95 (paperback). South Asian Review, 24 (2). pp. 223-226.

Link to Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1080/02759527.2003.11932310
*Subscription may be required

Abstract

In The Scandal of the State: Women, Law, and Citizenship in Postcolonial India, Rajeswari Sunder Rajan negotiates the complex relations between the state, religious communities, women's groups, and modernity in postcolonial India...

Item Type: Non-refereed Article
Publisher: South Asian Literary Association
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/52190
Item Control Page Item Control Page