ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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A Debate on Dalits and Affirmative Action in Nepal

Social inequality remains an important feature of Nepali society with denial of equal access to education, jobs and legislatures for marginalised communities being an endemic problem. Some positive measures have been taken in recent times to address these issues through the policy of affirmative action. The need for affirmative action and its impact on Nepali society is examined in this article considering the theoretical debates on the subject in the international context.

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