Contributions to Nepalese Studies

Articles from Vol. 38, No. 1, January

Determinants of Growth Rate of per Capita Income and Manufacturing Output in Process of Economic Development in Nepal
Introduction Industrialisation is crucial for the development of high value-added economic sectors, to alleviate widespread poverty in developing countries. The historical evidence from Western developed countries demonstrates that industrialisation...
Nepal: A Debate on Democratization of Nepalese Army
The term 'Democratization' indicates a process to make a country, state, system or an institution more democratic. There are some universally accepted norms and values of democratic system and the process of democratization: the institution or system...
Susan I. Hangen, 2000. the Rise of Ethnic Politics in Nepal: Democracy in the Margins
Susan I. Hangen, 2000. The Rise of Ethnic Politics in Nepal: Democracy in the Margins. Routledge: London/New York, pp. 190, with index, photos and a map. ISBN 978-0-415-77884-8. The Rise of Ethnic Politics in Nepal. Democracy in the Margins is a...
Tense, Aspect and Modality: A Single Complex Category in Bhujel
Outline This paper examines tense, aspect and modality as a single complex category in Bhujel, an endangered and previously undescribed Tibeto-Burman language spoken by 10,733 (i.e. 9.1%) of the 1,17,644 ethnic Bhujel (Gurung et al. 2006). However,...
The Person-Marking Affixes in Chhatthare Limbu
Introduction The conjugation of a verb for a single tense indicates 11 categories of person. The broad division of person is made into first, second and third, and the number into singular, dual and plural. Inclusive versus exclusive distinction...
Ya?lang: An Intangible Limbu Cultural Heritage
Limbu Folksong and dance Male youth: Se:kmuri andang phek-kelle-ga Aiyakko ambi hek-kelle-ga Nangsekwa tha-ang adhappi-aa Sendhugen ka?ee abappi-aa (2) Female youth: Yangsanu kundhe yengmara-aa Sendhugen ka?ee semmara-aa...