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Land Rights in India
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Varsha Bhagat-Ganguly
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-14 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume engages with the topical issue of land rights in neoliberal India. It examines government policies, laws, land governance and land reforms from the
Hindu Women's Property Rights in Rural India
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Reena Patel
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Hindu women in India have independent right of ownership to property under the Law of Succession (The Hindu Succession Act, 1956). However, during the last five
Advancement of Human Rights in India
Language: en
Pages: 373
Authors: Debarati Halder
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-03 - Publisher: SAGE Publishing India

This book studies challenges to human rights and violations of rights by the State and private stakeholders and discusses judicial activism.
Human Rights in India
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Syed Mehartaj Begum
Categories: Civil rights
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: APH Publishing

Papers presented at the National Seminar on "Human Rights in India: Issues and Perspectives, " organized by the Department of Political Science, Jamia Millia Is
Understanding Women’s Land Rights
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Prem Chowdhry
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-28 - Publisher: SAGE Publishing India

In India, inheritance laws and social practices systematically deny women ownership of productive resources. In this collection of essays, well-known social sci
Land Law Reform
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors:
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: World Bank Publications

"Land Law Reform examines the wide-spread efforts to reform land law in developing countries and countries in transition, drawing in particular upon the experie
Land Reforms in India
Language: en
Pages: 315
Authors: Wajahat Habibullah
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-07-13 - Publisher: SAGE

This is the tenth volume in a major series which studies the status of land reforms throughout the country. It examines the progress achieved and the difficulti
Gender Discrimination in Land Ownership
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Prem Chowdhry
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-08-01 - Publisher: SAGE Publications India

This edited volume analyzes the different degrees of discrimination meted out to women by the country's inheritance laws and the corresponding customary practic
Innovations in Land Rights Recognition, Administration, and Governance
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Klaus W. Deininger
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: World Bank Publications

Innovations in Land Rights Recognition, Administration, and Governance is part of the World Bank Studies series. These papers are published to communicate the r
Land Policies in India
Language: en
Pages: 227
Authors: Sony Pellissery
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-10 - Publisher: Springer

This book examines how property rights are linked to socio-economic progress and development. It also provides a theoretical analysis, an economic/social analys