The Resource Nepal and Bhutan : country studies, edited by Andrea Matles Savada

Nepal and Bhutan : country studies, edited by Andrea Matles Savada

Label
Nepal and Bhutan : country studies
Title
Nepal and Bhutan
Title remainder
country studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrea Matles Savada
Title variation
Country studies, Nepal and Bhutan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS491.4
LC item number
.N46 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Savada, Andrea Matles
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
  • HeinOnline world constitutions illustrated
Series volume
550-35
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nepal
  • Bhutan
Target audience
specialized
Label
Nepal and Bhutan : country studies, edited by Andrea Matles Savada
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed September 1991."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-393) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Nepal: historical setting / James Heitzman. Ancient Nepal, ca. 500 B.C.-A.D. 700. Early influences on Nepal ; The early kingdom of the Licchavis, 400-750 -- Medieval Nepal, 750-1750. Transition to the medieval kingdom, 750-1000 ; The Malla kings ; The three kingdoms -- The making of modern Nepal. The expansion of Gorkha ; The struggle for power at court ; The enclosing of Nepal ; Infighting among aristocratic factions -- Rana rule. The Kot massacre ; The dictatorship of Jang Bahadur ; The Rana oligarchy ; The growth of political parties ; The return of the king ; The democratic experiment ; The Panchayat system under King Mahendra ; Modernization under King Birendra -- Nepal: the society and its environment / Nanda R. Shrestha. Geography. The land ; Climate ; The river system -- Population. Population structure and settlement patterns ; Urbanization ; Migration ; Population planning ; Caste and ethnicity -- Social system and values. Rural society and kinship ; Women's status and role in society ; Social classes and stratification -- Religion. Religion and society ; Hinduism ; Buddhism -- Education. Education under Rana rule ; Education since 1951 -- Health. Diseases and disease control ; Health-care facilities -- Nepal: the economy / Vishwa S. Shukla -- Economic setting -- Role of government. The five-year plans ; Other development programs -- Budgeting process. Regular and development budget ; Taxation -- Money and banking -- Foreign trade -- Balance of payments -- Foreign aid -- Labor -- Agriculture -- Land reform -- Forests -- Industry. Manufacturing ; Private industry ; Public companies ; Minerals -- Energy -- Transportation. Roads ; Railroads ; Ropeways ; Civil aviation ; Other modes of transportation -- Communications -- Tourism -- Problems and prospects -- Nepal: government and politics / Enayetur Rahim. Constitutional development. The Rana system ; The interim constitution, 1951 ; The royal constitution of 1959 ; The Panchayat constitution, 1962 ; Constitutional amendments ; The referendum of 1980 ; The constitution of 1990 ; Other features of the constitution ; The executive ; The legislature ; The judiciary ; The civil service ; The administrative system -- Political dynamics. The Panchayat system ; Political parties ; Elections -- The media -- Foreign policy. Relations with India ; Relations with other South Asian nations ; Relations with China ; Relations with the United States ; Relations with Britain ; Relations with the Soviet Union ; Relations with other countries ; International and regional organizations -- Nepal: national security / Douglas C. Makeig. Armed forces and society. Origins of the legendary Gurkha ; From the Anglo-Nepalese War to World War II ; Arrangements after World War II ; Legal basis under the 1990 constitution -- Organization of the armed forces. Defense spending ; Missions ; Force dispositions and capabilities ; Recruitment, training, and morale ; Rank structure and insignia ; Gurkhas serving abroad -- Military justice -- Police system -- Judicial system. The legal code ; The court system -- The security environment. India ; China ; Internal security considerations -- The military in the early 1990s
  • Bhutan / Robert L. Worden. Historical setting. Origins and early settlement, A.D. 600-1600 ; Theocratic government, 1616-1907 ; Establishment of the hereditary monarchy, 1907 ; Development of centralized government, 1926-52 ; Modernization under Jigme Dorji, 1952-72 ; Entering the outside world, 1972-86 -- The society and its environment. Geography ; Population ; Social system ; Religious tradition ; Education ; Health -- The economy. The economic context ; Role of the government ; Foreign economic relations ; Agriculture ; Forestry ; Industry, mining, energy, and commerce ; Labor force ; Transportation and communications ; Tourism -- Government and politics. The monarchy ; Structure of the government ; Political developments ; The media ; Foreign relations -- National security. Strategic location ; Armed forces ; Paramilitary ; Police force ; Legal system
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxxix, 424 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Nepal and Bhutan : country studies, edited by Andrea Matles Savada
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed September 1991."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-393) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Nepal: historical setting / James Heitzman. Ancient Nepal, ca. 500 B.C.-A.D. 700. Early influences on Nepal ; The early kingdom of the Licchavis, 400-750 -- Medieval Nepal, 750-1750. Transition to the medieval kingdom, 750-1000 ; The Malla kings ; The three kingdoms -- The making of modern Nepal. The expansion of Gorkha ; The struggle for power at court ; The enclosing of Nepal ; Infighting among aristocratic factions -- Rana rule. The Kot massacre ; The dictatorship of Jang Bahadur ; The Rana oligarchy ; The growth of political parties ; The return of the king ; The democratic experiment ; The Panchayat system under King Mahendra ; Modernization under King Birendra -- Nepal: the society and its environment / Nanda R. Shrestha. Geography. The land ; Climate ; The river system -- Population. Population structure and settlement patterns ; Urbanization ; Migration ; Population planning ; Caste and ethnicity -- Social system and values. Rural society and kinship ; Women's status and role in society ; Social classes and stratification -- Religion. Religion and society ; Hinduism ; Buddhism -- Education. Education under Rana rule ; Education since 1951 -- Health. Diseases and disease control ; Health-care facilities -- Nepal: the economy / Vishwa S. Shukla -- Economic setting -- Role of government. The five-year plans ; Other development programs -- Budgeting process. Regular and development budget ; Taxation -- Money and banking -- Foreign trade -- Balance of payments -- Foreign aid -- Labor -- Agriculture -- Land reform -- Forests -- Industry. Manufacturing ; Private industry ; Public companies ; Minerals -- Energy -- Transportation. Roads ; Railroads ; Ropeways ; Civil aviation ; Other modes of transportation -- Communications -- Tourism -- Problems and prospects -- Nepal: government and politics / Enayetur Rahim. Constitutional development. The Rana system ; The interim constitution, 1951 ; The royal constitution of 1959 ; The Panchayat constitution, 1962 ; Constitutional amendments ; The referendum of 1980 ; The constitution of 1990 ; Other features of the constitution ; The executive ; The legislature ; The judiciary ; The civil service ; The administrative system -- Political dynamics. The Panchayat system ; Political parties ; Elections -- The media -- Foreign policy. Relations with India ; Relations with other South Asian nations ; Relations with China ; Relations with the United States ; Relations with Britain ; Relations with the Soviet Union ; Relations with other countries ; International and regional organizations -- Nepal: national security / Douglas C. Makeig. Armed forces and society. Origins of the legendary Gurkha ; From the Anglo-Nepalese War to World War II ; Arrangements after World War II ; Legal basis under the 1990 constitution -- Organization of the armed forces. Defense spending ; Missions ; Force dispositions and capabilities ; Recruitment, training, and morale ; Rank structure and insignia ; Gurkhas serving abroad -- Military justice -- Police system -- Judicial system. The legal code ; The court system -- The security environment. India ; China ; Internal security considerations -- The military in the early 1990s
  • Bhutan / Robert L. Worden. Historical setting. Origins and early settlement, A.D. 600-1600 ; Theocratic government, 1616-1907 ; Establishment of the hereditary monarchy, 1907 ; Development of centralized government, 1926-52 ; Modernization under Jigme Dorji, 1952-72 ; Entering the outside world, 1972-86 -- The society and its environment. Geography ; Population ; Social system ; Religious tradition ; Education ; Health -- The economy. The economic context ; Role of the government ; Foreign economic relations ; Agriculture ; Forestry ; Industry, mining, energy, and commerce ; Labor force ; Transportation and communications ; Tourism -- Government and politics. The monarchy ; Structure of the government ; Political developments ; The media ; Foreign relations -- National security. Strategic location ; Armed forces ; Paramilitary ; Police force ; Legal system
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxxix, 424 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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