Tag Archives: Nepal

Identity and Education in Nepal

Simultaneous Identities: Language, Education, and the Nepali Nation is by Uma Pradhan and published by Cambridge University Press. Jingwei Li reviews it for JCA. In recent decades education in Nepal has “enabled a revival of the minority language education,” with … Continue reading

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Happy new year

A very happy new year to all our readers. As a way of celebrating 2015’s beginning, here are some free downloads at JCA: An Appreciation: Peter Limqueco Limited but Evolving: The Political Economy of Social Protections in Nepal The New … Continue reading

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Latest issue of JCA available

The latest issue of JCA, available on line and soon going to print, is Volume 45, No. 1, for 2015. The contents are: An Appreciation: Peter Limqueco by Kevin Hewison (available for free download next week and with a separate … Continue reading

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Social protections in Nepal

Udaya R. Wagle of Western Michigan University has an article available entitled “Limited but Evolving: The Political Economy of Social Protections in Nepal.” It is a study of Nepal’s awakening to the idea of social protection in the 1990s. While … Continue reading

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JCA Prize 2014

The co-editors are pleased to announce the annual awards for the best paper and runner-up for articles published in 2013. The judging panel awarded the Journal of Contemporary Asia Prize of $1,000, a letter of commendation and a complimentary 1-year … Continue reading

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