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Authors: Keshav Bhattarai (University of Central Missouri) , Dennis Conway (Indiana University), Karl H Kramer (University of Heidelberg, Germany), Hari Bansha Dulal (World Bank), Roberto Foa (Harvard University), Surendra R Devkota (Rensselaer Polytechnic Instit 
Editors: Surendra R. Devkota (University at Albany, SUNY Albany, NY)
Book Description:
In the 20th century Nepal was in isolation until 1950, and afterwards, the pace of socio-political and economic progresses faced lots of ups and downs. The 1950 revolution of people tried to established people’s sovereignty, but was hijacked by the then king in 1960, who imposed his party-less system. Multiparty polity was reintroduced in 1990 by another movement of people. After nearly five years of multiparty polity, Communist party of Nepal-Maoists launched ‘People’s War’ in 1996 which ended after it signed a comprehensive peace agreement with the interim government in 2006. As of now they are enjoying a major political party and leader with partner of a coalition government.

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Table of Contents:
Preface

Chapter 1. Demography, Ethnicity and Society, pp. 1-42
(Keshav Bhattarai and Dennis Conway)

Chapter 2. Political Evolution of Modern Nepal, pp. 43-83
(Karl-Heinz Kramer)

Chapter 3. Prospects for Democratic Consolidation in Nepal, pp. 85-96
(Hari Bansha Dulal and Roberto Foa)

Chapter 4. A Social Accounting Analysis of Poverty in Nepal: Human Capital for 21st Century, pp. 97-126
(Surendra R. Devkota)

Chapter 5. Quality School Education for All in 21st Century Nepal, pp. 127-152
(Ganesh Bahadur Singh)

Chapter 6. Energy Perspectives: 2030, pp. 153-167
(Shaligram Pokharel)

Chapter 7. Questions from Nepal's Hydropower Sector, pp. 169-180
(Biswo Poudel)

Chapter 8. Energy Input-Output Model for Sustainable Socio-Economic Development in Nepal, pp. 181-197
(Surendra R. Devkota)

Chapter 9. Irrigation Governance and Nepali Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems, pp. 199-223
(Ashok Raj Regmi)

Chapter 10. Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems in Nepal: People-Centered Governance Alternative, pp. 225-239
(Upendra Guatam and Ganesh Khaniya)

Chapter 11. Whether Strong Sustainability is Operational? An Example from Nepal, pp. 241-258
(Surendra R. Devkota)

Chapter 12. Increased Urban Growth Results in Increased Vulnerability: Human/Hazards Interactions in the Uncontrolled Kathmandu Valley Urban Conurbation, pp. 259-284
(Keshav Bhattarai and Dennis Conway)

Chapter 13. The Political Economy of Federalism in Nepal: Ecological Footprint Approach, pp. 285-302
(Surendra R. Devkota)

List of Contributors pp.303-304

Index pp.305-321

   Series:
      Global Political Studies
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2010
   Pages: 7 x 10, 321.pp
   ISBN: 978-1-60741-348-6
   Status: AV
  
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