A coherent and focussed exploration into how Patriarchy constructed pre-capitalist and capitalist society, and its role in the transition from feudalism to capitalism.

chapter |5 pages


chapter 1|21 pages

The debate

chapter 2|13 pages

A way forward

chapter 4|19 pages

Property and patriarchy

chapter 6|12 pages

Sisters, daughters and subordinate wives

chapter 7|11 pages

Women as property