Title:Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict in Nepal: Identities and Mobilization after 1990
Remarks:B&W Illustrations, Maps, Tables and Index.
Size:154 x 226 mm
As the title itself suggests, this book is about the nationalism and ethnic conflict in Nepal. This book includes information about the identity movements based on ethnicity, caste, language, religion and regional identity have become increasingly significant in Nepal reshaping debates on the definition of the nation, nationalism and the structure of the state. This book analyzes the rapid rise in ethnic and nationalist mobilization and conflict since 1990 the dynamics and trajectories of these movements and their consequences for Nepal. From an in disciplinary perspective the book looks at the roots of mobilization and conflicts the reasons for the increase in mobilization and violent activities and the political and social effects of the movements. It provides a historical context for these movements and investigates how identities intersect with forms of political and economic inequality.