Essays On The Sociology Of Nepal
Chaitanya Mishra is Professor of Sociology at Tribhuwan University. Engaged as a teacher and researcher for the last three decades, he currently lectures on the sociology of knowledge, sociologicial theory, Marxist perspective and history of sociology. He has published several books and over 100 reports and articles.
Essays on the Sociology of Nepal brings together essays written over two-and-a-half decades by a leading sociologist in the country, Chaitanya Mishra. It contains an array of analytical and perceptive essays on underdevelopment, growth of the social sciences, foreign aid, the Maoist insurgency, etc. The book helps us understand the political, social and economic landscape of Nepal. It should prove indispensable to academics, researchers, social science students, development workers and anyone interested in the undercurrents that shape contemporary Nepali politics.