A review and analysis of the 2009 civil society public submissions to the Constituent Assembly

by Kr̥shṇa Khanāla

Publisher: UNDP Nepal in Kathmandu

Written in English
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With reference to Nepal.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 69-70).

StatementKrishna Khanal, Binay Kumar Kushiyait
ContributionsKushiyait, Binay Kumar, United Nations Development Programme (Nepal)
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 70 p. ;
Number of Pages70
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Open LibraryOL24840948M
LC Control Number2011321400

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