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Author: Pratyoush Onta, Mark LIechty, Seira Tamang, Tatsuro Fujikura, Lokranjan Parajuli, Yogesh Raj

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Studies in Nepali History and Society (SINHAS)

Volume 18 No. 2 December 2013 (Pus 2070 v.s.)

 

CONTENTS

 

Special Theme: Gender and Contemporary Experience in Nepal

Guest edited by Barbara Hypatia Grossman-Thompson

 

Introduction: New Research on Gender and Contemporary Experience in Nepal 

Barbara Hypatia Grossman-Thompson

 

Articles

The Fragility and Flexibility of Culture: Manifestations of Gender and Modernity within the Dangaura Tharu Sakhy?-Paiy? N?c 

Victoria Dalzell

 

Nepali Menstruation Rituals: A Remnant of Tradition or Evidence of Modernity? 

Nitika Sharma

 

Entering Public Space and Claiming Modern Identities: Female Trekking Guides and Wage Labor in Urban Nepal 

Barbara Hypatia Grossman-Thompson

 

A Review of Women's Health: The Hegemony of Caste, Development, and Biomedicine 

Jan Brunson

 

Unraveling Fair Trade: Insights from Women Weavers in Nepal 

Sarah Rich-Zendel

 

Interview

An Interview with James F. Fisher 

Gaurab KC

 

Book Reviews

Archana Thapa, ed., Swaastitwako Khoj, 

by Rashmi Sheila

 

Mara Malagodi, Constitutional Nationalism and LegalExclusion: Equality, Identity Politics, and

Democracy in Nepal, 

by Tri Ratna Manandhar

 

Heather Hindman, Mediating the Global: Expatria's Forms and Consequences in Kathmandu, 

by Dipti Sherchan

 

Yogesh Raj, ed., Ruptures & Repairs in South Asia: Historical Perspectives,

by John Whelpton