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Contested Hierarchies: A Collaborative Ethnography of Caste Among the Newars ...

David N. Gellner, Declan Quigley - Social Science - 1995 - 364 pages
In this book, six anthropologists pool their knowledge of the three ancient Newar cities of Kathmandu, Lalitpur, and Bhaktapur, and of other settlements nearby. The social ...
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The Nepalese Caitya: 1500 Years of Buddhist Votive Architecture in the ...

Niels Gutschow, David N. Gellner - Architecture - 1997 - 328 pages
Includes not only architectural information, but also the cultural significance of these Buddhist monuments.
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Himalayan People's War: Nepal's Maoist Rebellion

Michael Hutt - History - 2004 - 322 pages
"This is a readable and high-quality book. It provides more information and insight on the most successful Marxist rebellion in South Asia's history than has previously been ...
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Himalayan Voices: An Introduction to Modern Nepali Literature

Michael Hutt - Authors, Nepali - 1993 - 333 pages
Himalayan Voices provides admirers of Nepal and lovers of literature with their first glimpse of the vibrant literary scene in Nepal today. An introduction to the two most ...
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Nationalism and Ethnicity in a Hindu Kingdom: The Politics of Culture in ...

David N. Gellner, Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka, John Whelpton - Social Science - 1997 - 623 pages
With its systematic coverage of different groups, this book demonstrates how similar trends of ethnic formation are affecting all parts of Nepal. Yet, within the boundaries of ...
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Maoists at the Hearth: Everyday Life in Nepal's Civil War

Judith Pettigrew, David N. Gellner - Social Science - 2013 - 188 pages
The Maoist insurgency in Nepal lasted from 1996 to 2006, and at the pinnacle of their armed success the Maoists controlled much of the countryside. Maoists at the Hearth, which ...
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Unbecoming Citizens: Culture, Nationhood, and the Flight of Refugees from Bhutan

Michael Hutt - Social Science - 2003 - 308 pages
History of refugees from Bhutan in Nepal and their settlements since early 1900.
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Nepal in the Nineties: Versions of the Past, Visions of the Future

Michael Hutt - Political Science - 2001 - 172 pages
The historic events that took place in Nepal in the spring of 1990 have yet to be forgotton. A broad-based democracy movement succeeded in removing the 28-year-old Panchayat ...
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Modern literary Nepali: an introductory reader

Hutt Michael J - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1997 - 286 pages
On Nepali grammar with selected 20th century Nepali poetry with English translation
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