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Towards a democratic Nepal : inclusive political institutions for a multicultural society, Mahendra Lawoti

Label
Towards a democratic Nepal : inclusive political institutions for a multicultural society
Title
Towards a democratic Nepal
Title remainder
inclusive political institutions for a multicultural society
Statement of responsibility
Mahendra Lawoti
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Providing a comprehensive critique of the Constitution adopted in 1990, this book identifies it as an important factor in the exclusion of various ethnic and minority groups. It examines the causes for the lack of democratic consolidation in Nepal and outlines alternative institutions that can give voice to the various socio-cultural groups in the country. Dr Lawoti makes a case for setting up a new Constituent Assembly and for following the principle of self-determination to reform the polity. He also makes several important recommendations for the construction of an inclusive and democratic
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lawoti, Mahendra
Dewey number
320.95496
Index
index present
LC call number
JQ628.A91
LC item number
L38 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democratization
  • Nepal
  • Representative government and representation
  • Multiculturalism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Democratization
  • Multiculturalism
  • Politics and government
  • Representative government and representation
  • Nepal
Label
Towards a democratic Nepal : inclusive political institutions for a multicultural society, Mahendra Lawoti
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 322-336) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: The problem: exclusion and its consequences -- Political exclusion in democratizing Nepal -- Exclusion and violent conflicts in Nepal: the Maoist insurgency and beyond -- II: The context: multicultural society, political exclusion and majoritarian institutions -- Cleavages, conflicts and sociocultural groups -- The constitution as the source of exclusion -- Inclusion in multicultural societies: accommodation through power sharing and autonomy -- III: A method for inclusion: democratic deliberation -- A method for selecting inclusive democratic political institutions -- The process for designing an inclusive polity -- IV: The solution: inclusive democratic political institutions -- Federalism and group autonomy: group rights, public policies and inclusion -- Proportionality: inclusion through equality and justice -- Constitutional protection of minority rights -- V: The future: a multicultural democratic Nepal -- Multicultural democracy: congruence between the state and society
Control code
606975663
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (348 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132103431
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606975663
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Towards a democratic Nepal : inclusive political institutions for a multicultural society, Mahendra Lawoti
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 322-336) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: The problem: exclusion and its consequences -- Political exclusion in democratizing Nepal -- Exclusion and violent conflicts in Nepal: the Maoist insurgency and beyond -- II: The context: multicultural society, political exclusion and majoritarian institutions -- Cleavages, conflicts and sociocultural groups -- The constitution as the source of exclusion -- Inclusion in multicultural societies: accommodation through power sharing and autonomy -- III: A method for inclusion: democratic deliberation -- A method for selecting inclusive democratic political institutions -- The process for designing an inclusive polity -- IV: The solution: inclusive democratic political institutions -- Federalism and group autonomy: group rights, public policies and inclusion -- Proportionality: inclusion through equality and justice -- Constitutional protection of minority rights -- V: The future: a multicultural democratic Nepal -- Multicultural democracy: congruence between the state and society
Control code
606975663
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (348 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132103431
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606975663
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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