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Book Name: Nepal: Atlas & Statistics
Author Name: Harka Gurung
Price: USD 30
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Nepal Atlas and Statistics

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Book Name: Nepals Failed Development: Reflection on Mission and Maladies
Author Name: Devendra Raj Pandey
Price: USD 14.95
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I can understand why (the book) has been so favourably received. What stands out most prominently is its intellectual integrity. prof. Milton J. Esman, Cornell University The book is polemic narrative of Nepals development maladies dubiously crafted in pandays creative mind. It is a real drama, slowly dripping through the nib of his fountain pen, a drama that pulsates in every vein that can feel the pain of poverty... What he lends to the book is an authentic voice, a…

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Book Name: Development Disorders in the Himalayan Heights Challenges and Strategies for Environment and Development Altitude Geography
Author Name: Ram Kumar Panday
Price: USD 20
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The Himalaya is a living laboratory for the study of altitudinal effects. Spatial variation brought by elevation differences is an important factor of geography to study people place interrelations and interactions. The book integrates wider geographic aspects to disseminate comprehensive prospects of the highland lowland settings as well as challenges and strategies regarding the environment and development. 

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Book Name: The Sherpas Transformed: Social Change in a Buddhist Society of Nepal
Author Name: Christoph Von Furer-Haimendorf
Price: USD 15
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For a book published in India in the 1980's, the quality of the edition is better than one would expect. Illustrated with a map, a section of color photo plates, and a section of b&w photo plates.

This sociological study has the benefit of Furer-Haimendorf's thirty year history of observing and living with Sherpa people.

"Describes the changes in…

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Book Name: Gender and Social Exclusion in Nepal
Author Name: Lynn Bennett, Bandita Sijapati & Deepak Thapa
Price: USD 20
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Gender and Social Exclusion in Nepal forms part of the Gender and Social Exclusion Assessment (GSEA) that was completed in two stages – in 2005 and 2011. The GSEA 2005 examined gender, caste and ethnicity as three interlocking factors that strongly influence individual and group access to assets, capabilities and voice in Nepal. This update looks at the changes that took place in the thinking, legal framework and development policies related to exclusion and inclusion after the 2006 People’s Movement,…

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