CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction. 2. Political Conditions and Women. 3. Women in Family. 4. Social Institutions and Women. 5. Working Women. 6. Legal System and Women. 7. Conclusion.
The book entitled "women in early medieval north India" throws light on the overall position of women in early medieval northern Indian society. In this period feudalism was on its zenith, and the frequent attack of the foreigners made the conditions of the women worst. So in this scenario every aspect related to the condition of the women viz. Political participation, as daughter, wife, mother, widow, education, marriage, divorce, purda-system, sati, purification, devdasi, dasi, right of property, crime and punishment are discussed in detail.