ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Politics of Diversity-Religious Communities and Multiple Patriarchies

Religious Communities and Multiple Patriarchies Kumkum Sangari This essay reviews the current debate between maintaining religion-based personal laws and instituting a uniform civil code in the context of gender inequality and Hindu majoritarianism. It challenges the assumptions on which positions that advocate legal pluralism and defend personal laws have based their case.

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