Vol. 21, Special Issue, August 2021

Cover Page

Title Page

Table of Contents

Conceptual and Theoretical Debates on Social Movement Studies
Mahendra Sapkota, PhD
Central Department of Rural Development, Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur
pp. 1-10

Structural Determinants of Democratic Consolidation and Nepal’s Loktantra since 2017
Sanjeev Humagain, PhD
International Relations and Peace, Lumbini Buddhist University, Lumbini
pp. 11-21

Government Financing Practice and Challenges in Developing Countries with Reference to Nepal
Devilal Sharma
Faculty of Management, Prithvi Narayan Campus, Pokhara
pp. 22-33

Women Representation in Nepalese Local Election 2017: Issues and Challenges
Sanju Manandhar
Kathmandu based Independent Researcher
pp. 34-48

Women Participation in Local Development: A Study of Kaski District
Girdhari Dahal, PhD
Department of Political Science, Prithvi Narayan Campus, Pokhara
pp. 49-59

Nepal’s Engagement in BRI and MCC: Implications on Nepal’s Geopolitics and Foreign Policy
Hari P. Chand
Faculty for International Relations and Diplomacy, Kathmandu School of Law, Kathmandu
pp. 60-77

Foucault’s Dismissal of Ideology: A Critique
Khagendra Prasai, PhD
Faculty of Social Sciences & Education, Nepal Open University, Kathmandu
pp. 78-87

Satisfaction Level of Old Age Allowance Receiving Elderly People in Kushma Municipality
Vijay Aryal*
Bhanu Bhakta Paudel**
*Department of Population Studies, Prithvi Narayan Campus, Pokhara
**Pokhara University, Lekhnath
pp. 88-98