Author Index to SINHAS

Author index for vol. 1 no. 1 – vol. 28 no. 2 (June 1996–December 2023)



No Name. 1996. Why Studies in Nepali History and Society? 1(1): 1–3.

No Name. 2000. Note on the 2000 issues. 5(1): 1–2.

No Name. 2001. Editorial Note. 6(2): 229.

No Name. 2004. Editorial Note. 9(1): 1.

No Name. 2005. Editorial Note. 10(1): 1.

No Name. 2006. Reflections on the First Decade of SINHAS. 11(1): 1–2.

No Name. 2007. Editorial Note. 12(2): 205–206.

No Name. 2009. Editorial Note. 14(1): 1.

No Name. 2010. Editorial Note. 15(1): 1.

No Name. 2012. Editorial Note. 17(1): 1.

No Name. 2013. Editorial Note. 18(1): 1.

No Name. 2015. SINHAS is 20! 20(1): 1–4.

No Name. 2018. Editorial Note. 23(1): 1.

No Name. 2020. Editorial Note: SINHAS IS 25!. 25(1): 1–2.

No Name. 2021. Editorial Note 26(1): 1–2.

No Name. 2022. Editorial Note 27(1): 1–2.

No Name. 2021. Editorial Note. 26(2): 229.

No Name. 2023. Editorial Note. 28(1): 1.

Des Chene, Mary. 1996. In the Name of Bikas. 1(2): 259–270.

Des Chene, Mary. 1997. The Simplicity and Complexity of Women’s Movements. 2(2): 291–297.

Des Chene, Mary and Pratyoush Onta. 1997. Writing and Reading about Nepal. 2(1): 1–4.

Des Chene, Mary and Pratyoush Onta. 1999. Reflections on SINHAS, Past and Future. 4(1): 1–3.



Aase, Tor Halfden and Prem Sagar Chapagain. 2005. Nepali Agriculture in Crisis? 10(1): 39–56.

Acharya, Diwakar. 2014. Remarriage, Adultery and Reproduction in Ancient Nepal. 19(2): 269–288.

Adamson Sijapati, Megan. 2012. Mawdudi’s Islamic Revivalist Ideology and the Islami Sangh Nepal. 17(1): 41–61.

Adhikari, Aditya. 2010. The Ideological Evolution of the Nepali Maoists. 15(2): 217–251.

Adhikari, Jagannath. 2000. Urbanisation, Government Policies and Growing Social and Environmental Problems in Pokhara, Nepal. 5(1): 43–87.

Adhikari, Jagannath. 2005. The Significance of Towns in Rural Development: A Case Study from Western Nepal. 10(2): 295–319.

Adhikari, Jagannath and Hans-Georg Bohle. 1998. Rural Livelihoods at Risk: Determinants of the Abilities of Nepali Hill Farmers to Cope with Food Deficiency. 3(1): 35–86.

Adhikari, Jagannath and Hans-Georg Bohle. 1999. Urbanization, Government Policies and Growing Food Insecurity in Kathmandu Metropolis. 4(1): 191–246.

Adhikari, Jagannath and Minbahadur Giri. 2002. Pokharama Sarvajanik Sampattiko Bigrando Awastha. 7(2): 405–437. [In Nepali]

Adhikari, Krishna. 2001. Nepalma Phicar Sevako Abhyas. 6(2): 389–412. [In Nepali]

Adhikari, Krishna and Lokranjan Parajuli. 2014. Pokharama Vishwovidyalaya Sthapanartha Bhayeka Prayas ra Ucca Shikshako Rajniti. 19(2): 323–345. [InNepali] 

Adhikary, Kamal R. 1996. Naming Ceremonies as Rituals of Development. 1(2): 345–364.

Adhikari, Radha. 2008. ‘The Business Nursing Complex’: Understanding Nursing Training in Nepal. 13(2): 297–324.

Amtzis, Wayne. 2001. The Decisive, the Unresolved. 6(1): 133–227.

Aoki, Misa. 2011. Prospects and Challenges of “Organic” in and around Pokhara. 16(1): 41–61

Bakke, Marit. 2010. International Involvement in the Preservation of the Cultural Heritage in Nepal. 15(1): 111–142.

Baral, Anil, Ramesh Parajuli and Bimal Aryal. 2000. Institutional Responses to Electric Vehicle Promotion in Nepal. 5(1): 89–125.

Basnet, Chudamani. 2010. Cultural Entrepreneurship and the Rajneesh Movement in Nepal. 15(1): 3–25.

Basnet, Chudamani. 2016. Ethnic Politics and Religion among Janajàtis in an Eastern Tarai Town. 21(2): 283–304.

Basnet, Chudamani. 2018. Religion or Political Institutions? Revisiting Dor Bahadur Bista’s Fatalism and Development Thesis. 23(1): 33–58.

Basnet, Chudamani. 2019. The Federal Socialist Forum: Incipient Middle Caste Politics in Nepal? 24(2): 355–380.

Basnet, Chudamani. 2021. Debating Civil Society: Nagarik Samaj and Nagarik Discourse in Nepal’s People’s Movement II. 26(2): 413–434.

Basnet, Chudamani. 2022. Reflexivity and Field Research Experience during Nepal’s Political Transition. 27(1):  131–150.

Berardi Tadié, Barbara. 2022. The Role of Āmā Samūha (Mothers’ Groups) in the Urban Setting of Pokhara: An Anthropological Approach. 27(2): 285–315.

Bhandari, Avash. 2016. Hindu School in a Secular State: Interpreting Secularism in Nepal Ved Vidyashram. 21(1): 85–112.

Bhandari, Avash. 2023. Selling Railway Sleepers: “Efficient Exploitation” of Tarai Forests After the First World War. 28(2): 349–388.

Bhatta, Komal. 2001. Sandhyakalin Patrika: Ke Paskirahechan, Kasari Calirahechan? 6(1): 103–132. [In Nepali]

Bhatta, Pramod. 2000. Community Mobilization in Primary Education. 5(2): 201–216.

Bhatta, Pramod. 2005. Decentralization of Primary Education in Nepal. 10(1): 3–38.

Bhatta, Pramod. 2015. Privatization through Affiliation: Trajectories of Higher Education Expansion in Post-1990 Nepal. 20(2): 303–333.

Bhatta, Pramod, Lila Adhikari, Manu Thada and Ramesh Rai. 2008. Structures of Denial: Student Representation in Nepal’s Higher Education. 13(2): 235–263.

Bhatta, Saurav D. 2004. Disparities in School Performance in the SLC Exams: An Exploratory Analysis. 9(2): 293–343.

Bhatta, Saurav Dev. 2008. Tackling the Problems of Quality and Disparity in Nepal’s School Education: The OLPC Model. 13(1): 17–47.

Bhattarai, Binod. 2005. Censored: Nepal’s Press under King Gyanendra’s Regime. 10(2): 359–402.

Biggs, Stephen D. 2007. Reflections on the Social Embeddedness of S&T in Rural and Agricultural Transformations: Learning from Positive Experiences of Poverty Reduction and Social Inclusion in Nepal. 12(2): 251–282.

Bleie, Tone and Lok Bhattarai. 2001. An Ethnohistory of the Temple Trust of Manakamana: Land as a Redistribution Process in Nepal. 6(1): 1–37.

Bouillier, Véronique. 1998. The Royal Gift to the Ascetics: The Case of the Caughera Yogi Monastery. 3(2): 213–238.

Brunson, Jan. 2013. A Review of Women’s Health: The Hegemony of Caste, Development and Biomedicine. 18(2): 279–303.

Cailmail, Benoît. 2011. CPN-M’s International Relations after Seizing Power: The End of an Era? 16(2): 207–227.

Cain, Kristin A. 2018. Peacebuilding and Nonviolent Resistance in Nepal’s Tarai: Complementary or Divergent? 23(2): 251–275.

Cameron, Mary. 2011. Why not Nepali Ayurveda? Conservation Development and Cultural Diversity. 16(1): 63–82.

Chalmers, Rhoderick. 2002. Pandits and Pulp Fiction: Popular Publishing and the Birth of Nepali Print-capitalism in Banaras. 7(1): 35–97.

Chalmers, Rhoderick. 2003. From Sanskrit Semantics to the Social Sciences in Nepal: Some Considerations on Orientalisms and Epistemologies. 8(1): 99–124.

Chase, Liana, Sujan Shrestha, Kripa Sidgel, Sunita Rumba, Parbati Shrestha and Dristy Gurung. 2022. Valuing Community Workers in Global Mental Health: Critical Ethnography of a Psychosocial Intervention in Post-Earthquake Nepal. 27(2): 317–352.

Chettri, Mona. 2014. Interpreting Democracy: Ethnic Politics and Democracy in the Eastern Himalaya. 19(2): 205–229.

Childs, Geoff. 2000. Claiming the Frontier: A Note on the Incorporation of Nubri within the Borders of Nepal. 5(2): 217–226.

Citrin, David M. 2010. The Anatomy of Ephemeral Health Care: “Health Camps” and Short-term Medical Volunteerism in Remote Nepal. 15(1): 27–72.

Craig, Sienna R. 2002. Place, Work and Identity between Mustang, Nepal and New York City. 7(2): 355–403.

Dalzell, Victoria. 2013. The Fragility and Flexibility of Culture: Manifestations of Gender and Modernity within the Dangaura Tharu Sakhyā-Paiyã Nāc. 18(2): 199–228.

Des Chene, Mary. 1996. Ethnography in the Janajati-yug: Lessons from Reading Rodhi and other Tamu Writings. 1(1): 97–161.

Des Chene, Mary. 1997. “We Women must Try to Live”: The Saga of Bhauju. 2(1): 125–172.

Des Chene, Mary. 1999. “Kala Kanunharu” ra Janataka “Simit Adhikarharu”: V.S. 2054 ko Prastavit Atankavad Virodhi Vidheyak Viruddha Abhiyan. 4(1): 137–190. [In Nepali]

Des Chene, Mary. 2007. Is Nepal in South Asia? The Condition of Non-Postcoloniality. 12(2): 207–223.

Dhakal, Suresh. 2015. Getting Into and Out of Poverty: An Exploration of Poverty Dynamics in Eastern Tarai, Nepal. 20(1): 137–167.

Evans, Rosalind. 2009. “Innocent Children” or “Frustrated Youth?”: The Impact of Political Conflict and Displacement on Bhutanese Refugee Concepts of Childhood and Youth. 14(1): 143–178.

Folmar, Steven. 2013. Excluded Creator or Victim of Karma: Contesting Dalit Identity in Nepal. 18(1): 81–108.

Fortier, Jana. 2003. Reflections on Raute Identity. 8(2): 317–348.

Fujikura, Tatsuro. 1996. Technologies of Improvement, Locations of Culture: American Discourses of Democracy and ‘Community Development’ in Nepal. 1(2): 271–311.

Fujikura, Tatsuro. 2001. Discourses of Awareness: Notes for a Criticism of Development in Nepal. 6(2): 271–313.

Fujikura, Tatsuro. 2023. Introduction: Studies on the Dynamics of Socio-cultural Change after the 2015 Gorkha Earthquake by Japan-based Researchers. 28(1): 69–72.

Fujikura, Tatsuro. 2023. Terms of Inclusion: Notes on Tharu Indigenous Activism after 2015. 28(1): 173–221.

Fujikura, Yasuko. 2003. Borders and Boundaries in the Era of AIDS: Trafficking in Women and Prostitution in Nepal. 8(1): 1–35.

Fujikura, Yasuko. 2015. Registering Birth and Marriage: Reconfiguration of the Badi Community in Nepal. 20(2): 279–302.

Gaenszle, Martin with Nutan D. Sharma. 2002. Nepali Kings and Kasi: On the Changing Significance of a Sacred Centre. 7(1): 1–33.

Gallagher, Kathleen M. 2014. Nation Building, Squatting and the Negotiation of Land and Legitimacy in Nepal. 19(1): 85–112.

Gautam, Bhaskar. 2003. Nepalma Svayamseva: Pharakilo Abhyassagai Badalido Svarup. 8(2): 259–315. [In Nepali]

Gautam, Bhaskar. 2008. Parityakta Madhes: Likhatdvra Kaid Nepali Rastriyata. 13(1): 117–146. [In Nepali]

Gautam, Prawash. 2021. Meetings in a Tea Shop: Political Scene at Kathmandu’s Laptanko Hotel in the Last Years of the Rana Regime. 26(2): 347–378.

Gellner, David N. 2002. Theravada Revivalism in Nepal: Some Reflections on the Interpretation of the Early Years. 7(2): 215–237.

Ghimire, Motilal. 2020. Landscape Characteristics and Cultural Processes in the Siwalik Hills: A Geographical Perspective. 25(1): 59–109.

Ghimire, Pustak. 2011. Maoists and Dalits: A Case Study in a Locality in Eastern Nepal. 16(2): 321–350.

Ghimire, Sharad. 2013. The 1954 Flood and the Ascendance of Monarchy in Nepal. 18(1): 57–80.

Gill, Peter. 2009. The Politics of Land Reform in Nepal: 1951–1964. 14(2): 217–259.

Gladfelter, Sierra. 2020. Displacing Disasters: The Politics of Localized Struggles to (Re)position River Training Infrastructure and (Re)distribute Vulnerability along Nepal’s Lower Karnali Riverbanks. 25(1): 111–142.

Grandin, Ingemar. 2005. Music under Development: Children’s Songs, Artists and the (Pancayat) State. 10(2): 255–293.

Grandin, Ingemar. 2014. A Young Person’s Guide to the Cultural Heritage of the Kathmandu Valley: The Song Kaulā Kachalā and Its Video. 19(2): 231–267.

Grandin, Ingemar. 2021. Creativity and Diversity: A Musical Assessment of Panchayat Nepal. 26(1): 143–198.

Grieve, Gregory. 2002. Signs of Tradition: Compiling a History of Development, Politics, and Tourism in Bhaktapur, Nepal. 7(2): 281–307.

Grieve, Gregory. 2004. Cosmological Corrections: Mapping the Ideological Construction of Traditional Places in Bhaktapur, Nepal. 9(2): 375–406.

Grocke, Michelle U.  and Kimber Haddix McKay. 2016. Like Mother, Like Child?: Understanding Transitions in Diet, Health, and Nutrition in Humla, Nepal. 21(2): 305–331.

Grossman-Thompson, Barbara Hypatia. 2013. New Research on Gender and Contemporary Experience in Nepal. 18(2): 195–198.

Grossman-Thompson, Barbara Hypatia. 2013. Entering Public Space and Claiming Modern Identities: Female Trekking Guides and Wage Labor in Urban Nepal. 18(2): 251–278.

Guneratne, Arjun. 1996. The Tax Man Cometh: The Impact of Revenue Collection on Subsistence Strategies in Chitwan Tharu society. 1(1): 3–35.

Gurung, Binit. 2018. Negotiating Difference: Being Indian Nepali in Delhi. 23(1): 3–31.

Gurung, Om. 1997. Demographic and Environmental Effects of the Mining Industry in the Hill Region of Western Nepal. 2(2): 273–290.

Gyawali, Bandana. 2017. Nepal’s Pre-bikas Encounters with the West: Sabhyata and Unnati as Precursors to Development. 22(2): 227–260.

Gyawali, Bandana. 2019.From Development to Bikās: Nepal’s Transition to Democracy and the Emergence of a Concept. 24(1): 15–40.

Gyawali, Bandana. 2020. Technology and Experiments Outside the Empire: Telephones in Early Twentieth Century Nepal. 25(2): 385–418.

Hachhethu, Krishna. 2004. Political Science in Nepal. 9(2): 225–259.

Hachhethu, Krishna. 2014. Nepal: Inclusive Democracy and Political Parties. 19(2): 289–322.

Hangen, Susan. 2005. Boycotting Dasain: History, Memory and Ethnic Politics in Nepal. 10(1): 105–133.

Harper, Ian. 2002. Capsular Promise as Public Health: A Critique of the Nepal National Vitamin A Programme. 7(1): 137–173.

Harper, Ian, Nabin Rawal and Madhusudan Subedi. 2011. Disputing Distribution: Ethics and Pharmaceutical Regulation in Nepal. 16(1): 1–39.

Hausner, Sondra. 2007. Pashupatinath at the End of the Hindu State. 12(1): 119–140.

Heaton Shrestha, Celayne. 2006. Representing INGO-NGO Relations in Nepal: Are We being Donor-centric? 11(1): 65–96.

Heaton Shrestha, Celayne and Ramesh Adhikari. 2011. “People Just Want to Get on with their Lives”: Civil Society and the Production of Normality in Post-conflict Nepal. 16(1): 83–114.

Heydon, Susan. 2019. Missions, Visitors and International Aid: Foreign Medical Encounters with Nepal. 24(1): 73–104.

Hindman, Heather. 2002. The Everyday Life of American Development in Nepal. 7(1): 99–136.

Hirslund, Dan V. 2011. Revolutionary Waiting: YCL Cadres in Nepal’s Transition. 16(2): 229–269.

Holmberg, David. 2006. Violence, Non-violence, Sacrifice, Rebellion, and the State. 11(1): 31–64.

Holmberg, David and Kathryn March with Suryaman Tamang. 1999. Local Production/Local Knowledge: Forced Labor from Below. 4(1): 5–64.

Humagain, Devraj. 2003. Radio Nepalka Karyakram: Ardhasatabdiko Samiksha. 8(1): 37–66. [In Nepali]

Humagain, Devraj. 2005. Nepalma FM Radioko Vistar. 10(1): 57–103. [In Nepali]

Hutt, Michael. 2007. Bhupi Sherchan: From Schoolboy to Sarvahara 12(1): 1–23.

Hutt, Michael. 2012. Reading Nepali Maoist Memoirs. 17(1): 107–142.

Ishikura, Yoko. 2022. In the Name of Children’s Rights: Rethinking the Rhetoric of Schools as Zones of Peace and Prohibitions on Student Involvement in Party-based Activities in Nepal. 27(1): 3–34.

Ito, Sanae. 2020. The Production of Locality through Debris and a Festival: Aftermath of the Gorkha Earthquake in the Kathmandu Valley. 25(2): 353–383.

Johnson, Amy Leigh. 2022. Mapping Local Federalism in Nepal: An Exercise in Constitutional Cartography. 27(2): 239–283.

Joshi, Arun R. 2001. Educated Mothers, Extended Households and Child Health: Evidence from a Semi-rural Community. 6(1): 39–55.

Karki, Shrochis. 2016. Positive Deviance: Success in Unexpected Places. 21(1): 113–149.

Karn, Sujeet, Sangita Thebe Limbu and Kalpana Jha.2018. 2017 Local Elections in Madhes: Discussions from the Margins. 23(2): 277–307.

Karn, Sujeet. 2011. Everyday Violence in Madhes: Identity Politics, Armed Groups and the Parallel Economy. 16(2): 297–319.

KC, Shyam. 2009. Socio-Economic Distribution of Geographical Accessibility in Nepal. 14(1): 3–34.

KC, Surendra. 1997. Rakshadal Vidroha tatha Nepal Communist Party Mathiko Prativandha: Aitihasik Tathya tatha Tesko Durgami Prabhavmathi Samkshipta Adhyayan. 2(2): 255–272. [In Nepali]

Khanal, Krishna P. 2018. Participatory Constitution-Making in Nepal (2008–2015). 23(1): 59–101.

Kharel, Dipesh and Katsuo Nawa. 2023. From Temporary Shelter to Bhåkampa Ghar (Earthquake Home): Building and Dwelling in Post-earthquake Alampu, Dolakha. 28(1): 103–139.

Kharel, Suman. 2007. Ādhunik Nepālī Sangīt Yātrā. 12(2): 349–375. [In Nepali]

Kharel, Sambriddhi, Manoj Suji and Nilima Rai. 2022. Domesticating the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Nepal: A Gender Perspective. 27(1): 35–68.

Knight, Kyle. 2014. Outliers: Sunil Babu Pant, the Blue Diamond Society, and Queer Organizing in Nepal. 19(1): 113–176.

Kohrt, Brandon A. and Sujen M. Maharjan. 2009. When a Child is No Longer a Child: Nepali Ethnopsychology of Child Development and Violence. 14(1): 107–142.

Kshetri, Indra Dhoj. 2012. Corporate Friendly Nepali Dailies: A Case Study of KFC Coverage. 17(1): 25–39.

Kumar, Dhruba. 2022. Interplay of Geopolitics and Geo-economics on the National Security of Nepal. 27(2): 383–408.

Kunreuther, Laura. 2004. Voiced Writing and Public Intimacy on Kathmandu’s FM Radio. 9(1): 57–95.

Lal, Abha. 2019. Madhesi Women and the Politics of National Belonging in Nepal. 24(2): 323–354.

Lal, CK. 2009. Nepaliya Hunalai.... 14(2): 367–404. [In Nepali]

Lawoti, Mahendra. 2003. The Maoists and Minorities: Overlap of Interests or a Case of Exploitation? 8(1): 67–97.

Lawoti, Mahendra. 2010. State Consolidation and Marginalization: Historical Roots of Contemporary Exclusion in Nepal. 15(1): 73–110.

Lecomte-Tilouine, Marie. 2000. The Enigmatic Pig: On Magar Participation in the State Rituals of Nepal. 5(1): 3–41.

Lecomte-Tilouine, Marie. 2013. The Royal Palace Massacre, Rumors and Print Media in Nepal. 18(1): 3–32.

Lecomte-Tilouine, Marie and Anne de Sales. 2011. The Aftermath of the People’s War in Nepal. 16(2): 191–206.

Lewison, Elsie and Galen Murton. 2020. Geographical Scholarship in Nepal: Sustainability, Infrastructure, Disaster and Power. 25(1): 15–58.

Lewison, Elsie, Galen Murton, Dinesh Paudel and Katharine Rankin. 2020. Introduction: Nepal Geographies. 25(1): 3–14.

Liechty, Mark. 1996. Paying for Modernity: Women and the Discourse of Freedom in Kathmandu. 1(1): 201–230.

Liechty, Mark. 1997. Selective Exclusion: Foreigners, Foreign Goods and Foreignness in Modern Nepali History. 2(1): 5–68.

Liechty, Mark. 1998. The Social Practice of Cinema and Video Viewing in Kathmandu. 3(1): 87–126.

Liechty, Mark. 2001. Consumer Transgressions: Notes on the History of Restaurants and Prostitution in Kathmandu. 6(1): 57–101.

Licehty, Mark. 2006. “Learning to be Modern”: Mass Media and Identity in Kathmandu. 11(1): 3–29.

Liechty, Mark. 2009. Youth Problems: An Introduction. 14(1): 35–37.

Liechty, Mark. 2010. The Key to an Oriental World: Boris Lissanevitch, Kathmandu’s Royal Hotel, and the “Golden Age” of Tourism in Nepal. 15(2): 253–295.

Liechty, Mark. 2012. The “Age of Hippies”: Nepalis Make Sense of Budget Tourists in the 1960s and 1970s. 17(2): 211–262.

Liechty, Mark. 2015. Jung Bahadur Coapsingha: John Coapman, Hunting, and the Origins of “Adventure Tourism” in Nepal. 20(1): 99–136.

Liechty, Mark. 2022. Researching Hippie Nepal: Motivations, Methods and Materials. 27(1): 69–86.

Liechty, Mark, Pratyoush Onta and Lokranjan Parajuli. 2015. Nepal: Cultural Politics in the Long 1950s. 24(1): 1–14.

Linder, Benjamin. 2020. Mobile Places: Toponymy and the Socio-spatial Extension of Thamel. 25(2): 299–325.

Maddox, Bryan. 2003. Language Policy: Modernist Ambivalence and Social Exclusion: A Case Study of Rupendhi District in Nepal’s Tarai. 8(2): 205–224.

Maharjan, Harsha Man. 2021. Opening the Black Box of Royal Planning: Intended and Unintended Consequences of National Communication Services Plan in Nepal (1970–1990). 26(2): 379–411.

Maharjan, Mahesh Raj. 2015. Emigrants’ Migrant Wives: Linking International and Internal Migration. 20(2): 217–247.

Mahato, Sanjaya and Romain Valadaud. 2023. Beyond Forest Management: The Politics of Forest User Groups in Chitwan. 28(1): 35–68.

Marcussen, Eleonor. 2017. Town Planning after the 1934 Bihar-Nepal Earthquake: Earthquake Safety, Colonial Improvements and the Restructuring of Urban Space in Bihar. 22(2): 321–354.

Marsden, Ruth. 2011. The Politics of Loss in the People’s War and its Aftermath: The Disappeared as Kin, Citizens and Warriors. 16(2): 271–295.

Maskarinec, Gregory C. 1998. A Chronicle of Saru, Jajarkot. 3(2): 239–310.

Maskey, Mahesh. 1998. Janaandolanma Cikitsakharu: Smritima Korieko Euta Andolan-katha. 3(1): 127–179. [In Nepali]

Maskey, Mahesh. 2002. Maovicar. 7(2): 239–280. [In Nepali]

Michael, Bernardo A. 1999. Statemaking and Space on the Margins of Empire: Rethinking the Anglo-Gorkha War of 1814–1816. 4(2): 247–294.

Mishra, Chaitanya. 2004. Locating the “Causes” of the Maoist Struggle. 9(1): 3–56.

Morimoto, Izumi. 2008. The Changes in Cultural Practices and Identities of the Nepali Musical Caste: The Gandarvas from Wandering Bards to Travelling Musicians. 13(2): 325–349.

Mottin, Monica. 2007. Dramas for Social Change: Theatre for Development or the Development of the Theatre? 12(2): 321–347.

Muller-Boker, Ulrike. 2002. State Interventions in Chitwan: On the Historical Development of a Region in Southern Nepal. 5(2): 173–200.

Nakamura, Yuka. 2021. The Concept of “Side Effects” and the Use of Biomedicine in Nepal. 26(1): 35–64.

Nakamura, Yuka and Ryukichi Ishida. 2018. “Jaisī” Traditional Practitioners in the Kham-Speaking Magar Area of Midwestern Nepal. 23(2): 353–378.

Nakarmi, Sudeep Singh. 2010. Newarbhitraka Shaikshik Asamanata ra Samaveshikaranko Bahas. 15(1): 143–169. [In Nepali]

Nawa, Katsuo. 2004. Language Situation and “Mother Tongue” in Byans, Far Western Nepal. 9(2): 261–291.

Nelson, Andrew. 2012. Khattam Kathmandu: The Question of Place in Samrat Upadhyay’s Fiction. 17(1): 3–23.

Nelson, Andrew. 2015. Land and Ethnicity in a Time of Urbanization: The Case of Plot #7 in Western Kathmandu Valley. 20(2): 249–277.

Nelson, Andrew. 2023. Going to “Let-in America”: Transit, Imaginative Geography and Labor in Nepali Migration to and through South America. 28(1): 3–34.

Niwa, Mitsuru. 2019. The Problem of Unity and Representation Observed among Protestants in Nepal: On a Conflict Between Umbrella Organizations and Rational but Irrational Participation. 24(2): 251–279.

Ojha, Hemant R. 2009. Civic Engagement and Deliberative Governance: The Case of Community Forest Users’ Federation, Nepal. 14(2): 303–334.

Onta, Pratyoush. 1996. Creating a Brave Nepali Nation in British India: The Rhetoric of Jati Improvement, Rediscovery of Bhanubhakta and the Writing of Bir History. 1(1): 37–76.

Onta, Pratyoush. 1997. Activities in a ‘Fossil State’: Balkrishna Sama and the Improvisation of Nepali Identity. 2(1): 69–102.

Onta, Pratyoush. 1998. A Suggestive History of the First Century of Photographic Consumption in Kathmandu. 3(1): 181–212.

Onta, Pratyoush. 1999. The Career of Bhanubhakta as a History of Nepali National Culture, 1940–1999. 4(1): 65–136.

Onta, Pratyoush. 2001. The Print Media in Nepal since 1990: Impressive Growth and Institutional Challenges. 6(2): 331–346.

Onta, Pratyoush. 2003. The Institutional Future of Academic History in Nepal. 8(1): 125–156.

Onta, Pratyoush. 2006. The Growth of the Ādivāsī Janajāti Movement in Nepal after 1990: The Non-Political Institutional Agents. 11(2): 303–354.

Onta, Pratyoush. 2009. Independent Radio and Public Engagement in Nepal, 1997–2007. 14(2): 335–366.

Onta, Pratyoush. 2010. The Landscape of Social Science and Humanities Journals Published from Nepal: An Analysis of Its Structural Characteristics. 15(2): 331–380.

Onta-Bhatta, Lazima. 1996. Street Children: Contested Identities and Universalizing Categories. 1(1): 163–199.

Onta-Bhatta, Lazima. 1997. Political Economy, Culture and Violence: Children’s Journeys to the Urban Streets. 2(2): 207–253.

Onta-Bhatta, Lazima. 2001. Childhood Constructed, Childhood Lived: Law and Social History in Nepal. 6(2): 231–269.

Ortner, Sherry. 1998. The Making and Self-making of “the Sherpas” in early Himalayan Mountaineering. 3(1): 1–34.

Pandey, Bikash. 1996. Local Benefits from Hydro Development. 1(2): 313–344.

Pandey, Shailesh and Yogesh Raj. 2016. Free Float Internet Policies of Nepal. 21(1): 1–60.

Pandey, Shubhanga. 2021. A Transnational History of Caste: Nepali Caste Laws in British India, 1900–1939. 26(1): 97–142.

Pangeni, Bhaveshwar. 2004. Prajatantrik Nepalma Singhadarbar Kanda: V.S. 2008. 9(2): 345–374. [In Nepali]

Parajulee, Shekhar. 2000. Patrapatrikama Janajati: Vivaranatmak Samiksha. 5(2): 227–249. [In Nepali]

Parajuli, Lokranjan. 2008. From Subjects to Citizens: The Formative Stage of Political Formations in Pokhara. 13(2): 351–388.

Parajuli, Lokranjan. 2012. From Controlling Access to Crafting Minds: Experiments in Education in Late Rana Nepal. 17(2): 297–331.

Parajuli, Lokranjan. 2019. A University for the Nation’s Survival? A History of the University that Did Not Become. 24(1): 143–170.

Parajuli, Lokranjan. 2019. Schools as an Arena of Struggle: Reexamining the Panchayat Era Politics of Education. 24(2): 381–414.

Parajuli, Lokranjan. 2022. Systematic Loss of Documents, “History-making” Processes and a “Native” Researcher: Challenges of Doing Research in One’s Own Hometown. 27(1): 151–176.

Parajuli, Rama. 2002. Narayanhiti Hatyakanda: ‘Broadsheet’ ko Kavarej. 7(1): 175–207. [In Nepali]

Pathak, Tilak P. 2018. Campaign Finance and Its Implications for State Policy in Nepal. 23(1): 129–172.

Pettigrew, Judith and Yarjung Tamu. 1999. The Kohla Project: Studying the Past with the Tamu-mai. 4(2): 327–364.

Piya, Avash. 2020. Just Like a Làhure: Appropriating Identities and Virtues of the Gurkhas. 25(2): 327–352.

Plachta, Nadine. 2020. Narrating Disasters: The Complexities of Citizenship and Belonging in Times of Crisis. 25(1): 143–174.

Poletti, Samuele. 2016. Wanderings of a Spirit – Making Sense of an Untimely Death in the Sinja Valley of Jumla. 21(2): 251–282.

Pradhan, Meeta S. 2014. The Influence of Community Group Experiences on Gender and Family Related Attitudes. 19(1): 41–84.

Pradhan, Rajendra. 2007. (Rule of) Law, Justice and the Legal Process: A Case Study of a Land Dispute in Nepal. 12(2): 283–319.

Pradhan, Uma. 2022. Discomfort as a Method: Language, Education and Politics of Knowledge Production. 27(1):  113–130.

Pradhan, Uma and Karen Valentin. 2020. Free Education? Blurred Public-Private Boundaries in State-Run Schooling in Nepal. 25(2): 277–298.

Prasain, Dinesh. 2001. Pichadieka Gaule, Adhunik Nyaya: Gramin Anaupacarik Nyaya-Pranalisambandhi Dhyan Dinuparne Kehi Samajshastriya Saval. 6(2): 315–329. [In Nepali]

Pudasaini, Surabhi. 2017. Writing Citizenship: Gender, Race and Tactical Alliances in Nepal’s Constitution Drafting. 22(1): 85-117.

Pun, Yam Bahadur. 2010. Shikshama Chhantyalko Sahabhagita. 15(2): 381–403. [In Nepali]

Rai, Kailash. 2008. Adivasi Janajati Mahila Andolan ra Janajati Mahila Mahasangh. 13(1): 147–199. [In Nepali]

Rai, Mandip. 2017. Financial Institutions: Old and New Sahujis in Rural Nepal. 22(2): 261–282.

Rai, Reeta Devi. 2011. Rajyale Tamang Jatilai Rojgar tatha Pesama Gareko Vived ra Shaikshik Avasthama Yasko Prabhav. 16(1): 115–135 (in Nepali)

Rai, Tika Ram. 2008. Social Inclusion in the Nepal Police. 13(1): 49–70.

Rai, Janak. 2015. “Owning Land was so much of Duḥkha in the Past”: Land and the State- ādivāsī Relations in the Tarai, Nepal. 20(1): 69–98.

Rai, Janak. 2022. Doing Fursad Ethnography in Nepal: Reflections of a Public University Faculty. 27(1):  87–111.

Raj, Yogesh. 2005. Namakaranko Samajshastrako Euta Prakkathan. 10(2): 403–434. [In Nepali]

Raj, Yogesh. 2006. A Short Description of Napaul by Father Joseph: A Text in the British Library, London. 11(2): 241–270.

Raj, Yogesh. 2007. Itihasma Vyaktitwako Utkhanan: Maharogisambandhi Kehi Nepali Kagatpatra. 12(1): 141–174. [In Nepali]

Raj, Yogesh. 2012. Towards a Case Typology of Historiography: Reading Historical Texts from South Asia. 17(1): 63–105.

Raj, Yogesh. 2014. Loss of Epistemic Diversity: Academic Historiography in Post-1950 Nepal. 19(1): 1–39.

Raj, Yogesh. 2017. Introduction (Special Theme: Disasters). 22(2): 283–286.

Rankin, Katharine N. 1996. Planning for Equity: Ethical Principles from Newar Representations of Finance. 1(2): 395–421.

Rankin, Katharine N., Tulasi S. Sigdel, Lagan Rai, Shyam Kunwar and Pushpa Hamal. 2017. Political Economies and Political Rationalities of Road Building in Nepal. 22(1): 43-84.

Rappleye, Jeremy. 2019. Origins of the Faith: The Untold Story of Hugh Wood, American Development Assistance in the 1950s, and Nepal’s Modern Education System. 24(1): 105–141.

Rich-Zendel, Sarah. 2013. Unraveling Fair Trade: Insights from Women Weavers in Nepal. 18(2): 305–327.

Rijal, Shiva. 2004. Sanskritik Pradarshankari Kala, Antar-Sanskritik Cetana ra Adhunik Rangamanch. 9(1): 121–167. [In Nepali]

Rijal, Shiva. 2007. Modern Theatre in Nepal: A Need for Aesthetic Acculturation. 12(1): 25–53.

Robertson, Thomas.2019. “Front Line of the Cold War”: The US and Point Four Development Programs in Cold War Nepal, 1950–1953. 24(1): 41–72.

Roy, Tirthankar. 2017. Natural Disasters in South Asia: Does History Matter? 22(2): 287–299.

Sangraula, Khagendra. 1997. Kalo Patti Parva: Janaandolanko Junkiri. 2(1): 103–123. [In Nepali]

Sarkar, Swatahsiddha. 2015. Nepali Nation and Nationalism in Darjeeling: Kumar Pradhan in Perspective. 20(1): 31–68.

Sarkar, Swatahsiddha and Babika Khawas. 2017. The influences of Indian Sociology in Nepal: Need for Regional Imagining. 22(1): 119-156.

Sato, Seika. 2006. Discourse and Practice of Janajati-Building: Creative (Dis)junctions with Local Communities among the People from Yolmo. 11(2): 355–388.

Sato, Seika. 2008. ‘We Women have to Get Married off’: Obedience, Accommodation, and Resistance in the Narrative of a Yolmo Woman, Nepal. 13(2): 265–296.

Sato, Seika. 2023. Women Read Scriptures: Changing Religious Practice in Hyolmo, before and after the 2015 Earthquake. 28(1): 73–102.

Shakya, Dipu and Shota Hatakeyama. 2008. Parentocracy, Not Meritocracy, in Basic Education of Nepal. 13(1): 1–16.

Sharma, Ajapa. 2021. Sovereign Spaces for the Self: Literature, Politics and History in BP Koirala’s Writings. 26(2): 275–312.

Sharma, Ajapa. 2023. Deserting Gurkhas: Sovereign Claims, Extradition, and Migration Between India and Nepal (1885–1925). 28(2): 281–312.

Sharma, Nitika. 2013. Nepali Menstruation Rituals: A Remnant of Tradition or Evidence of Modernity? 18(2): 229–250.

Sharma, Pitamber.2012. Some Aspects of Nepal’s Social Demography: Update 2011. 17(2): 333–372.

Sharma, Samir. 2022. “The North Remembers!”: Virtual Publics and Limits of Digital Interventions in the Darjeeling Hills. 27(2): 353–382.

Sharma, Sanjay. 2023. Migration Histories of Nepali Women Professionals and the Military Diktats of Domesticity. 28(2): 251–279.

Sharma, Sudhindra and Pawan Kumar Sen. 2005. Political Opinion Poll in Nepal’s Context. 10(2): 321–358.

Sharrock, James. 2007. Nepali Blogging and Democracy. 12(1): 55–94.

Sharrock, James. 2011. International Policy Approaches to “Child Soldiers” in Nepal, 2007–2008. 16(2): 381–406.

Sheila, Rashmi. 2016. Identity and Representation of Gangsters and Gangs. 21(1): 61–83.

Shneiderman, Sara and Mark Turin. 2006. Revisiting Ethnography, Recognizing a Forgotten People: The Thangmi of Nepal and India. 11(1): 97–181.

Shrestha, Tina. 2015. Kàgaj Banàune: A Collective Moral Practice of Suffering in the Asylum Experience of Nepalis in the United States. 20(1): 5–30.

Silwal, Ani Rudra. 2004. Not as Easy to Achieve as It is to Claim: Repayment Success of Nepali Village Banks. 9(1): 97–120.

Singh, Abha. 2017. State Response to Disasters in Medieval India. 22(2): 301–320.

Singh, Anjam. 2016.  Rethinking Empowerment: Gender Identities, Agency, and Women’s Empowerment Discourse and Practice in Nepal. 21(2): 227–249.

Sinha, Ashish. 2008. Exploring the Social Dimensions of Drug Abuse and Service Interventions in Nepal. 13(1): 71–115.

Snellinger, Amanda. 2009. Yuba, Hamro Pusta: Youth and Generational Politics in Nepali Political Culture. 14(1): 39–66.

Stirr, Anna. 2010. Singing Dialogic Space into Being: Communist Language and Democratic Hopes at a Radio Nepal Dohori Competition . 15(2): 297–330.

Subedi, Abhi. 1996. Literary Response to Panchayat Utopia. 1(1): 77–96.

Takamichi, Yuko. 2021. An Ethnographic Study of the Production Practice of the Dhaka Fabric of Terhathum in Eastern Nepal. 26(2): 231–252.

Tamang, Mukta S. 2006. Culture, Caste and Ethnicity in the Maoist Movement. 11(2): 271–301.

Tamang, Seira. 2000. Legalizing State Patriarchy in Nepal. 5(1): 127–156.

Tamang, Seira. 2002. Civilizing Civil Society: Donors and Democratic Space. 7(2): 309–353.

Tamang, Seira. 2003. Patriarchy and the Production of Homo-erotic Behavior in Nepal. 8(2): 225–258.

Tamang, Seira. 2012. Historicizing State ‘Fragility’ in Nepal. 17(2): 263–295.

Tamang, Seira. 2018. “They’ve Given Us the Chair, but Bound Our Hands and Feet”: Embedding Elected Female Representatives in Institutions in Nepal. 23(2): 309–352.

Tanaka, Masako. 2023. Female-friendly Space as an Entry Point for Help-seeking Pathways in Post-earthquake Nepal: A Case Study of Gender-based Violence in the Dhading District. 28(1): 141–172.

Tang, Wai-man. 2013. Transnational Migration and Heroin Use among Children of Ex-Gurkha Soldiers in Hong Kong. 18(1): 33–56.

Thapa, Manjushree. 1999. With Love and Aesthetics: Notes for an Ethical Translation of Nepali Literature. 4(2): 295–326.

Thebe Limbu, Sangita. 2021. The Making of the “English-speaking Nepali Citizens”: Intersectionality of Class, Caste, Ethnicity and Gender in Private Schools. 26(1): 65–96.

Tiné, Paola. 2021. Seeking Heartfelt Help: The Emergence of the Friendship Guthi as a Middle-Class Practice in Contemporary Nepal. 26(2): 313–345.

Toffin, Gérard. 2006. The Politics of Hinduism and Secularism in Nepal. 11(2): 219–240.

Toffin, Gérard. 2009. Fields and Writings: Fifty Years of French Anthropology in Nepal. 14(2): 261–301.

Toffin, Gérard. 2019. A Ritual Drama in Nepal: The White Kālī Goddess Tantric Temple of Kathmandu and Its Gaṇa pyākhã Divine Dance. 24(2): 281–321.

Toffin, Gérard. 2023. Towards an Archeology of Newar Religion: The Cult of Mātṛkā/Ajimā Goddesses in the Kathmandu Valley. 28(2): 313–348.

Tuladhar, Bhushan. 1996. Kathmandu’s Garbage: Simple Solutions Going to Waste. 1(2): 365–393.

Uprety, Devendra. 2013. Nepalma Samajvigyaharuka Sangh/Samaj: Samrachana ra Gatishilata (1959–2013). 18(1): 109–146. [In Nepali]

Uprety, Devendra. 2016. Shaktima Huneko Pani Asaphalata: Biratnagarma Vishwovidyalaya Sthapanartha Bhayeka Prayas (V. S. 2023–2049). 21(1): 151–181. [In Nepali]

Uprety, Labisha. 2020. Making Education Policy Choices in a Climate of Uncertainties: A Case Study from Nepal. 25(2): 419–450.

Uprety, Sanjeev. 2007. Nepali Modernities and Postmodernities: Theater, Culture and Politics. 12(2): 225–249.

Uprety, Sanjeev. 2017. War of Moustaches: Class, Consumption and the Crisis of Masculinity in Contemporary Nepal. 22(1): 1-41.

Vajracharya, Gautama V. 2016. Mānadeva Saṃvat: Old Problem, New Evidence. 21(2): 333–346.

van Houten, Marloes. 2011. Civil War, Aid and the Resilience of Local Communities in the (U)CPN-Maoist Heartland of Nepal. 16(2): 351–380.

Vollan, Kåre. 2018. The 2017 Local Elections in Nepal: An Unusual Framework with Expected Consequences. 23(1): 103–128.

Vouiller, Nolwen. 2021. Being a Naturalist Guide in Bardiya, Nepal: A Profession in the In-between. 26(2): 253–273.

Whelpton, John. 2021. Juddha Shamsher and the 1934 Earthquake. 26(1): 3–33.

Whitmarsh, Bryony. 2019. Gaṇatantra Smārak (Republic Memorial): The Politics of Memory. 24(1): 171–216.

Whyte, Timothy. 1998. The Legacy of Slavery in Nepal. 3(2): 311–339.

Wilmore, Michael. 2001. Local Media and Development Culture in Nepal: A Case Study of Ratna Cable Television and Communication for Development Palpa in Tansen. 6(2): 347–387.

Yamaga, Chisono. 2007. Chinese Food, American Money, Japanese Wife, and Nepali Machismo: Nepali Men’s Erotic Imagination in the Transnational Tourist Spaces of Nepal. 12(1): 95–118.

Yatru, Kumar. 2000. Radioma Janajati. 5(2): 252–274. [In Nepali]

Zharkevich, Ina. 2009. A New Way of being Young in Nepal: The Idea of Maoist Youth and Dreams of a New Man. 14(1): 67–105. 

Literature Reviews/Review Essays

Literature Reviews/Review Essays

Bhandari, Avash. 2020. Toward an Anthropology of Nepali Secularism. 25(2): 475–484.

Chudamani, Basnet. 2017. Blurred Boundaries: Fact and Fiction in Sotala 22(1): 157-178.

Joshi, Bikas. 1996. Diagnoses of the Nepali Economy: A Review of the Analyses of Economic Liberalization Policies in Nepal. 1(1): 231–246.

Liechty, Mark. 2003. Visit Nepal! A Review of Recent Books on Tourism in Nepal. 8(1): 157–171.

Liechty, Mark. 2023. Photographic Memory: New Historic Images of Nepal. 28(2): 449–456.

Malla, Kamal P. 2010. Some Recent Publications on Newar Culture and Identity: Brief Reflections. 15(2): 427–439.

Mishra, Chaitanya. 2021. Sociology across Four Decades in Nepal. 26(1): 199–213.

Nawa, Katsuo. 2022. Beyond Critical Analyses of the Aftermath of the 2015 Nepal Earthquakes. 27(1):  213–224.

Onta, Pratyoush. 2015. The Ordinary Early Life of a Prolific Janajati Activist-Academic. 20(2): 351–373.

Poddar, Prem. 2020. Darjeeling/Kalimpong: Rethinking Pasts and Futures. 25(1): 251–263.

Prasain, Dinesh. 1998. “In the Name of the People”: Writing Bikas in Post-1990 Nepal. 3(2): 341–394.

Turin, Mark. 2004. Documenting Himalayan Languages: A Critical Review dealing with Two Recent Contributions. 9(1): 207–213.

Upadhya, Shizu. 1996. The Status of Women in Nepal – 15 Years on. 1(2): 423–453.

Whelpton, John. 2004. The Himalayas and Beyond through Leiden Lens. 9(1): 193–205.



Adhikari, Jagannath. 2003. Living on a Tightrope: Adaptive Strategies of Grassroots Development Workers in a Maoist-conflict Area. 8(2): 369–383.

Adhikari, Bipin. 2012. Some Initial Comments on the Failed Constitution Building Process. 17(1): 143–153.

Banskota, Amrita. 1997. Jangali Yugko Samapti Kahile? 2(2): 400–405. [In Nepali]

Baral, Ajit. 2006. Damme, This is the Nepali Travel Writing Scene for You. 11(1): 183–192.

Bhattachan, Krishna B. 1996. Teaching and Learning Process in Social Sciences at Tribhuvan University: A Need to Move from a Boot-camp to a Bazaar Model. 1(1): 247–254.

Seddon, David. 2018. Personal and Professional Encounters with Anthropologists and Anthropology in Nepal (1974–1989). 23(2): 379–428.

Dixit, Kanak M. 1997. Foreign Aid in Nepal: No Bang for the Buck. 2(1): 173–186.

Gautam, Bhaskar. 2005. Sangraula: Pratipakshiya Krandanko Sushthu Lekhan. 10(2): 435–455. [In Nepali]

Gautam, Bhaskar. 2012. Of Madhes and the Nepali State. 17(1): 175–190.

Gautam, Shova. 1997. Mahila Swasthya: Karan ra Nirakaran. 2(2): 353–362. [In Nepali]

Gellner, David N. 2004. Modernism vs Ambivalence? Some Comments on the Question of Linguistic Policies in Nepal. 9(2): 407–410.

Human Rights Monitoring Network/Collective Campaign for Peace. 2004. The Diary of Andolan against Regression in Kathmandu, April–June 2004. 9(1): 169–191.

Joshi, Rupa. 1997. Going with the Flow of ‘Careermati’. 2(2): 339–344.

Koyu, Pranika and Astha Sharma Pokharel. 2014. Occupy Baluwatar: A Reflection. 19(2): 347–372.

Kshetry, Jiwan. 2018. The Lokman Saga: How Citizens, Parliament, and the Judiciary Challenged the Abuse of Nepal’s Anti-Corruption Watchdog by Its Chief. 23(1): 173–214.

Lakier, Genevieve. 2005. The Myth of the State is Real: Notes on the Study of the State in Nepal. 10(1): 135–170.

Lal, C.K. 1999. Illusions of Grandeur: The Story of the Lumbini Master Plan. 4(2): 365–381.

Lal, CK. 2020. The Story of Birganj: The Emergence, Disruption and Continuity of Cities in the Madhes. 25(1): 175–207.

Limbu, Sangita Thebe. 2022. Embodying the Insider/Outsider Duality: Notes from the Field and the Desk. 27(1):  177–192.

Maharjan, Basanta. 2000. Kathmanduko FM Radioma Nepal Bhasa. 5(1): 157–172. [In Nepali]

Maharjan, Mahesh Raj, Srijana Prajapati, Tulsilal Basukala and Yogesh Raj. 2017. Materials, Technology and Regulation after the 2015 Earthquake in Nepal. 22(2): 355–397.

Manandhar, Sulochana. 1997. Mahila Hastaksharko Itihasma – Motilaxmi. 2(2): 315–319. [In Nepali]

Manandhar, Sulochana. 2001. Remembering Underground Days….Translated by Mary Des Chene. 6(2): 413–422.

Martin Chautari. 2009. The Constituent Assembly Process. 14(1): 179–194.

Martin Chautari. 2009. Update on the Constituent Assembly. 14(2): 405–422.

Martin Chautari. 2010. Constitutional Complexities and Transitional Planning. 15(1): 171–187.

Martin Chautari. 2010. Attendance and Participation in the Constituent Assembly. 15(2): 405–426.

Martin Chautari. 2011. Deadlines, Democracy and a Popular, Democratic Constitution. 16(1): 137–153.

Maskey, Mahesh and Mary Des Chene. 1997. ‘Tramping on the Skin of the People’: The Politics of “Compulsion” (A Context for Reading Mechi-Mahakali Express). 2(1): 191–195.

Metz, John. 2020. Remembering P.P. Karan as Geographer, Scholar, Teacher, and Friend. 25(1): 225–232.

Mishra, Pramod. 1997. Broken Egg or Live Wire? Manu’s Lies against Hindu Women’s Lives. 2(2): 345–348.

Mishra, Pramod. 2011. Linguistic Nationalism: Contestation over Nepal’s Multicultural Future. 16(1): 155–172.

Pandey, Bikash. 2015. Track II – Nepal’s Pluralistic Hydropower Development Post-Arun. 20(2): 335–349.

Pandey, Gyanu. 1997. Nari Mukti Andolan ra Trutipurna Samuhik Avacetan Man. 2(2): 311–315. [In Nepali]

Pandey, Kiran Raj and Anup Subedee. 2022. Building Urban Community Health Systems in Nepal. 27(1):  193–212.

Pandey, Kumar. 2003. The Micro-calculus of Benefits and Sacrifices of Bikas: Experiences from a Power Plant. 8(2): 349–368.

Parajuli, Kamala. 1997. Mahila Andolan Bhaneko Ke Ho? 2(2): 298–301. [In Nepali]

Paudel, Dinesh and Katharine Rankin. 2020. Decolonizing Development: An Agenda for Nepal Geographies. 25(1): 209–224.

Paudel, Sarad. 1997. Sabdaka Bui Cadhera Nirman Bhairaheko Bikas Byuhako Kinarbata. 2(1): 187–189. [In Nepali]

Paudel, Sarad. 1997. Mechi-Mahakali Express: A One-act Play. Translated by Mary Des Chene and Mahesh Maskey. 2(1): 196–205.

Phnuyal, Bimal. 1997. Exploring Alternatives to Patriarchal Pedagogy: An Immediate Challenge for Nepali Mahila-mukti Andolan. 2(2): 306–311.

Rijal, Shiva. 2015. Journey to the Market Place: Contemporary Nepali Theater in a Crossroad. 20(1): 169–187.

Sangraula, Khagendra. 1997. Nari Samanatabare Dui Tippani. 2(2): 386–400. [In Nepali]

Sangraula, Khagendra. 2000. Mountaineer at the Foot of Sagarmatha. Translated by Mary Des Chene. 5(2): 275–297.

Sangraula, Yuvaraj. 1997. Mahila Amsa Hak: Svadhin Haisiyatko Paksha. 2(2): 370–381. [In Nepali]

Sapkota, Bishnu. 2005. Nepali Writings in English: New Contexts. 10(2): 457–465.

Shah, Biresh. 1998. Urban Conservation in the Kathmandu Valley: A Crisis of Institutions. 3(2): 395–418.

Shah, Biresh. 2013. Land Markets and the Emerging Urban Form in the Kathmandu Valley. 18(1): 147–169.

Sharkey, Gregory. 2009. Scholar of the Newars: The Life and Work of John K. Locke. 14(2): 423–440.

Sharma, Pitamber. 2007. Dr Harka Gurung and Planning in Nepal: Contribution, Impact and Relevance. 12(2): 377–389.

Sharma, Sudhindra and Pawan Kumar Sen. 2010. Public Opinion Poll and Its Critics. 15(1): 189–199.

Sherchan, Kavita. 1997. Political Divisions among Women’s Groups. 2(2): 335–339.

Shrestha, Sashi. 1997. Nepalko Mahila Andolanko Dishasambandhi Kehi Kura. 2(2): 301–305. [In Nepali]

Shrestha, Uttam Babu. 2019. When Parasitism Brings Prosperity: A Case of Yarsagunbu (Caterpillar Fungus) Harvesting and Trade in Nepal. 24(2): 415–431.

Sob, Durga. 1997. Utpidan Bhitra Dalit Mahila. 2(2): 348–353. [In Nepali]

Tamang, Seira. 1997. Questioning Netrivad. 2(2): 324–327.

Tamang, Seira. 2020. Beyond Respectability to Demanding Respect: The Work of Meena Acharya. 25(1): 233–250.

Tawa Lama, Stephanie. 1997. Remarks on the Political within the Nepali Women’s Movement. 2(2): 327–335.

Tewari, Ruhi. 2012. Rural Reporting in Contemporary Mainstream English Print Media in Nepal. 17(1): 155–173.

Thapa, Manjushree. 1996. Ta’angzoum among the Cows. 1(2): 455–463.

Thapa, Manjushree. 1997. Nine Million Rebellions. 2(2): 319–323.

Thapa, Manjushree. 2002. Nonsense Narrative: An Abstract History. 7(1): 209–213.

Thapa, Manjushree. 2019. (Almost) Everything I Learned about Nepali Literature is Wrong. 24(1): 217–230.

Tuladhar, Anita and Bikas Joshi. 1997. Perspectives on the Failure of the Women’s Property Rights Movement in Nepal. 2(2): 382–385.

Upreti, Aruna. 1997. The Seeds of Activism. 2(2): 362–370. 



KC, Gaurab. 2013. An Interview with James F. Fisher. 18(2): 329–388.

Onta, Pratyoush. 2003. Nepal Studies in the UK: Interview with Lionel Caplan. 8(1): 173–184. 



No name. 1997. Writings on Nepali Women: A Reference Bibliography. 2(2): 406–433.

Des Chene, Mary and Bhaskar Gautam. 1999. Nepali and Nepal Bhasa Literature in English Translation: A Reference Bibliography. 4(2): 383–430.

Rupakheti, Sanjog. 2000. Tarai Studies: A Bibliography. 5(2): 299–349.

Tamang, Seira and Harsha Man Maharjan. 2005. Updated Bibliography on Nepali Women. 10(1): 181–254.

Notes from the Archive

Notes from the Archive

Gyawali, Bandana. 2018. The Udyog Parishad Papers, 1991–2002 v.s.: Financing Industries in Late Rana-Era Nepal. 23(2): 429–480.

Mishra, Shamik  and Yogesh Raj. 2017. Gayalal Papers, 1940–1969 v.s.: Life at a Low Rung in XIX Century Military Bureaucracy. 22(2): 399–470.

No Name. 2021. “Nepali not Parbatiya”: One More Step in the Ascendance of the Term “Nepali” for the Language. 26(2): 435–445.

Pandey, Shubhanga. 2023. A 19th Century Royal Scrapbook: Military, Scientific and Geographical Miscellany. 28(2): 389–448.

Parajuli, Lokranjan and Pratyoush Onta. 2022. Learning How the People of Nepal Feel About Education: The Survey Done by the Nepal National Education Planning Commission, 1954. 27(2): 409–464.

Raj, Yogesh. 2015. Management of the Relief and Reconstruction after the Great Earthquake of 1934. 20(2): 375–422.

Raj, Yogesh. 2019. The Cisāpānī Gaḍhī, 1985 v.s. 24(2): 433–489.

Raj, Yogesh, Deepak Aryal and Shamik Mishra. 2016. Documents Related to the Early Hospitals in Nepal. 21(2): 347–400.

Robertson, Thomas B. 2020. U.S. Ambassador Chester Bowles’s 1953 Letter to King Tribhuvan, about Land Reform and U.S. Development Programs in Nepal. 25(2): 451–474.

Book Reviews

Book Reviews

(started from 8(1))

Acharya, Usha D. 2002. Primary Education in Nepal: Policy, Problems and Prospects, reviewed by Pramod Bhatta. 2003. 8(1): 195–202.

Adamson Sijapati, Megan. 2011. Islamic Revival in Nepal: Religion and a New Nation, reviewed by Milly Joshi. 2011. 16(2): 410–414.

Adhikari, Aditya. 2014.  The Bullet and the Ballot Box: The Story of Nepal’s Maoist Revolution, reviewed by Ang Sanu Lama. 2015. 20(1): 201–204.

Adhikari, Dharma. 2010. A Compassionate Journalist: The Life and Times of Bharat Dutta Koirala, reviewed by Harsha Man Maharjan. 2011. 16(1): 175–178.

Adhikari, Jagannath. 2014. Under the Shadow of the Red Flag: Travels during Nepal’s Armed Conflict, reviewed by Mario Lopez Areu. 2014. 19(1): 191–195.

Adhikari, Jagannath and David Seddon. 2002. Pokhara: Biography of a Town, reviewed by Karl-Heinz Krammer. 2003. 8(1): 202–204.

Adhikari, Prawin. 2014. The Vanishing Act: Stories, reviewed by James Sharrock. 2014. 19(1): 188–191.

Ahearn, Laura M. 2001. Invitations to Love: Literacy, Love Letters, and Social Change in Nepal, reviewed by Mark Liechty. 2004. 9(1): 221–223.

Allen, Charles. 2015. The Prisoner of Kathmandu: Brian Hodgson in Nepal, 1820–43, reviewed by Mark Liechty. 2016. 21(1): 191–195.

Bajracharya, Manik, ed. 2022. Slavery and Unfree Labour in Nepal: Documents from the 18th to Early 20th Century, reviewed by Sanjog Rupakheti. 2023. 28(2): 471–474.

Bajracharya, Pushkar, Mohan Das Manandhar and Rojan Bajracharya. 2019. Nepal’s Economy in Disarray: The Policies and Politics of Development, reviewed by Dinesh Pant. 2020. 25(2): 489–492.

Baral, Ajit, Bela Malik, DR Pant, Jagannath Adhikari, Purna Basnet and Usha Titikshu. 2008. By the Way: Travels through Nepal’s Conflict, reviewed by Celayne Heaton Shrestha. 2008. 13(1): 209–214.

Baral, L.S. 2012. Autocratic Monarchy: Politics in Panchayat Nepal, reviewed by Bal Gopal Shrestha. 2014. 19(1): 199–203.

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Gellner, David N., ed. 2019. Vernacular Religion: Cultural Politics, Community Belonging, and Personal Practice in the UK’s Nepali Diaspora, reviewed by Amrita Gurung. 2022. 27(2): 476–480.

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Gutschow, Niels. 2012. The Kathmandu Valley: New Buildings, Sites under Construction and Demolition 1990–2011, reviewed by Benjamin Linder. 2014. 19(2): 378–383.

Gutschow, Niels and Hermann Kreutzmann. 2013. Mapping the Kathmandu Valley with Aerial Photographs by Erwin Schneider, reviewed by Benjamin Linder. 2014. 19(2): 378–383.

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Gyawali, Dipak, Michael Thompson and Marco Verweij, eds. 2017. Aid, Technology and Development: The Lessons from Nepal, reviewed by Anil Bhattarai. 2018. 23(1): 228–231.

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Hachhethu, Krishna. 2015. Trajectory of Democracy in Nepal, reviewed by Pranab Kharel. 2015. 20(1): 197–201.

Hangen, Susan I. 2010. The Rise of Ethnic Politics in Nepal: Democracy in the Margins, reviewed by Mukta S. Tamang. 2010. 15(1): 206–208.

Harper, Ian. 2014.  Development and Public Health in the Himalaya: Reflections on Healing in Contemporary Nepal, reviewed by Nimesh Dhungana. 2015. 20(1): 192–197.

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Nayak, Nihar R. 2014. Strategic Himalayas: Republican Nepal and External Powers, reviewed by by Shreya Paudel. 2016. 21(2): 420–425.

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