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positions (2017) 25 (4): 795–820.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Barbara Grossman-Thompson; Dannah Dennis In 2006, the Nepali government made it feasible for women to pass citizenship onto their children. In 2015, a new constitution overrode these gains and again made it impossible to grant citizenship through the maternal line alone. Nepal's current gender...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 843–844.
Published: 01 November 2017
... examines changing narratives of national identity in the midst of Nepal’s constitu- tional transition to secularism and federalism. Sujin Eom holds a PhD in architecture from the University California, Berkeley. Her research...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 633–644.
Published: 01 November 2017
... capitalism. Next, Barbara Grossman-­Thompson and Dannah Dennis examine con- testation over women’s rights to bestow birthright citizenship on their chil- dren in Nepal in the context of establishing a democratic republic under...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 543–550.
Published: 01 August 2014
... be found in Stacy Leigh Pigg’s description of “the village” of Nepal. See Stacy Leigh Pigg, “Inventing Social Categories through Place: Social Repre- sentations and Development in Nepal,” Comparative Studies in Society and History 34, no. 3...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 669–692.
Published: 01 August 2016
... brethren and human beings.27 The above statement, first of all, emphasizes the economic hardship in Nepal, the home country of the protesters, as the background in which they had no option but to leave (because of no work). They all “had good...
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positions (2004) 12 (1): 139–163.
Published: 01 February 2004
... Thailand Economic Coop- eration, then BBNI—Bhutan Bangladesh Nepal and India Quadrangle. I go here; I go there. Give me more. I had real fun. Those solidarities are very good, but that’s not what I am talking about. I even talked about...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 837–849.
Published: 01 November 2015
... and major findings. I am writing a book about my experience with the TRCK because I think our case will be of interest to many people, especially in countries like Sri Lanka, Nepal, Cambodia, and perhaps Indonesia and Vietnam.6...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 677–688.
Published: 01 August 2020
... of the gendered or sexualized globe. Chen is showing readers that inside the Socialist Bloc and particularly places where the Mao experiment expanded out of China, into East Asia and beyond, wherever a Maoism became politically pertinent (e.g., India, positions 28:3 August 2020 684 Peru, Nepal, etc.) a close...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 89–143.
Published: 01 February 2010
..., against Zunghar Mongols in 1720, Nepal from 1788 to 1792 and 1854 to 1858, Ladakh in 1842, and Britain in 1904.33 From the late eighteenth century, the ancien régime had a standing army,34 and in the early twentieth century, the “Great Thirteenth...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 687–710.
Published: 01 August 2004
... in Body and Emo- tion: The Aesthetics of Illness and Healing in the Nepal Himalayas (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1992). 16 Nicholas Dirks, ed., “Introduction: Colonialism and Culture,” in Colonialism and Culture...
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positions (1997) 5 (2): 467–489.
Published: 01 May 1997
.... 2 I use the term “South Asian” throughout this article to reference a particular diasporic polit- ical formation that locates itself outside the national boundaries of any one national site (such as Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan...
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positions (2023) 31 (1): 117–142.
Published: 01 February 2023
...”). Le Monde , November 10 . Urgyen Tulku . 1999 . Vol. 1 of As It Is . Translated by Kunsang Erik . Boudhanath, Nepal : Ranjung Yeshe . Watts Alan . 1936 . The Spirit of Zen . London : John Murray . Watts Alan . 1957 . The Way of Zen . New York : Vintage...
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positions (2023) 31 (1): 15–40.
Published: 01 February 2023
... : Routledge . Pigg Stacy Leigh . 1992 . “ Inventing Social Categories through Place: Social Representations and Development in Nepal .” Comparative Studies in Society and History 34 , no. 3 : 491 – 513 . Salazar Noel B. , and Smart Alan . 2012 . “ Anthropological Takes on (Im...
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positions (2023) 31 (1): 229–254.
Published: 01 February 2023
..., Where the Wind Dwells (2009) was shot in Nepal and El Condor Pasa (2013) was shot in Peru—but these faraway locations serve in these films not as opportunities to engage with different cultures and people but rather as places where his predominantly male protagonists can explore their inner selves...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 497–526.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Ordinary People Are Shaping Class and Status in China (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, Stacey Leigh Pigg, “Inventing Social Categories through Place: Social Representations and Development in Nepal,” Comparative Studies in Society...
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positions (2022) 30 (2): 245–275.
Published: 01 May 2022
... agricultural, construction, and service sectors (Kaur 2006 ). Sending countries include neighboring Indonesia, the Philippines, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Myanmar (International Organization for Migration 2021 ). Officially, there are an estimated 2.7 million noncitizens living in the country, making up...
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positions (2004) 12 (1): 203–235.
Published: 01 February 2004
... an opportunity to go to India and Nepal with three Chinese female peasants for meetings about organic farming and the People’s Alliance of Hope. I asked one woman what her impression was about this particular trip, and she said, “Whenever I hear the term...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 51–90.
Published: 01 February 2003
..., Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Laos, Lebanon, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Thai- land, Turkey, North Vietnam, South Vietnam, and Yemen. From Africa: Egypt, Ethiopia, the Gold Coast, Liberia, Libya...
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positions (2005) 13 (3): 575–634.
Published: 01 August 2005
... also in Argentina, Chile, the Basque country, or even the United States—to name but a few cases beyond the more obvious instances of Peru, Nepal, or the Philippines. Finally, in some ways the current conjuncture in political philosophy can...