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It is unclear what happened to these daughter's inheritance laws in India after Al-Biruni's visit to India in the 11th century.
Coverture was introduced to the common law in some jurisdictions, requiring property of a wife to be held in the husband's name, custody and control.
The shura dowry far exceeds the kali al-sadaqand there is a large transfer of wealth from bride's family to the couple and the groom's family.
Joutuksometimes spelled Joutukhlike elsewhere in South Asia, is a serious and growing problem in Bangladesh.
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Phanthat "the first three persons leading insurrections against China were women
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