Vasudha Dhagamwar received a B.A. in philosophy, politics, and economics at Oxford, an M.A. in English and a LL.B. at the University of Bombay, and a Ph.D. in law at the University of London. She is a founding member and Executive Director of an NGO Multiple Action Research Group (MARG), and she is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Human Rights Program, Harvard Law School. MARG works on three broad issues: 1) the phenomena of displacement and resettlement of the displaced, 2) the situation of women and children, 3) the dissemination of information about basic legal rights in family, labor, and criminal laws of the land to women. Her publications include three books, Law, Power and Justice, Women and Divorce, and Towards Uniform Civil Code, and various articles.