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Limbu Kinship Terminology: A Description
The following is a description of the kinship terms in the Limbu language as it is spoken in Tamphula village in the Koshi Zone of Eastern Nepal. (Mark Turin 2004-06-10)
Ritual Practice and Group Maintenance in the Thakali of Central Nepal
Manzardo attributes the economic success of the Thakalis' in Nepal to their techniques of impression management, adapting their image to work to their advantage in specific political and economic situ...
Herding and Socio-economic Change among Khumbu Sherpas
An analysis of the effect of recent socio-economic changes among the Sherpa society on livestock husbandry. (Mark Turin 2004-06-10)
The Guthi Organisations of Dhulikhel Shresthas
An explanation of identity as controlled by the guthi system through the regulation of all social and religious life. (Mark Turin 2004-06-10)
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