European Bulletin of Himalayan Research
The European Bulletin of Himalayan Research (EBHR) was founded by the late Richard Burghart in 1991 and has appeared twice yearly ever since. It is edited on a rotating basis between France (CNRS), Germany (South Asia Institute) and the United Kingdom (SOAS). From 2014 to 2018, the Editorial Board is based at the South Asia Institute (SAI) in Heidelberg and comprises William Sax (SAI, Managing Editor), Christoph Bergmann (SAI), Christiane Brosius (Karl Jaspers Centre, Heidelberg), Juliane Dame (SAI), Axel Michaels (SAI), Markus Nüsser (SAI), Karin Polit (SAI), Mona Schrempf (Berlin), Anja Wagner (Münster), Astrid Zotter (SAI, Subscriptions and Finances), Heleen Plaisier, and Arik Moran (University of Haifa, Book Reviews Editor).
The EBHR’s contributing editors are Martin van Beek (University of Aarhus), Tone Bleie (University of Tromso), Ben Campbell (University of Durham), Pascale Dollfus (CNRS), Martin Gaenszle (University of Vienna), David Gellner (University of Oxford), Ingemar Grandin (Linkoping University), Ian Harper (University of Edinburgh), Sondra Hausner (University of Oxford), Michael Hutt (SOAS), Marie Lecomte-Tilouine (CNRS), Chiara Letizia (University of Québec, Montréal), Fiona McDonnell (University of Newcastle), Matthew Nelson (SOAS), Judith Pettigrew (University of Limerick), Philippe Ramirez (CNRS), Anne de Sales (CNRS), Sara Shneiderman (University of British Columbia), Surya Subedi (University of Leeds), Mark Turin (University of British Columbia) and Mark Watson (Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh).
If you wish to submit an article for publication in the EBHR, please contact Professor William Sax <email@example.com> in the first instance.
The Himalayas are taken to include the Karakorum, Hindukush, Ladakh, southern Tibet, Kashmir, north-west India, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, and north-east India. The subjects covered by the journal range from geography and economics to anthropology, sociology, philology, history, art history, and history of religions. In addition to scholarly articles, EBHR publishes book reviews, reports on research projects, information on Himalayan archives, news of forthcoming conferences, and funding opportunities. Manuscripts submitted are subject to a process of strict peer-reviewing.
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- Cover, contents (180 kb)
- Editorial (94 kb)
- Remarks on Revolutionary Songs and Iconograhy (1.2 MB)
author: Anne de Sales
- The Social Context of Nature Conservation in Nepal (565 kb)
author: Michael Kollmair, Ulrike Müller-Böker and Reto Soliva
- Ḍhol Sāgar: Aspects of Drum Knowledge amongst Musicians in Garhwal, North India (238 kb)
author: Andrew Alter
- Conference Report on the Agenda of Transformation: Inclusion in Nepali Democracy, Kathmandu, 24-26 April 2003 (156 kb)
author: Sara Shneiderman and Mark Turin
- Report on the Conference Nepal - Current State of Research and Perspectives Held in Memory of Prof. Bernhard Kölver in June 2003 in Leipzig (184 kb)
author: Alexander von Rospatt
- Research Report: Labour Migration from Far West Nepal to Delhi, India (164 kb)
author: Susan Thieme, Michael Kollmair and Ulrike Müller-Böker
- The Categories of Naure and Cuture in the Himalayas: A workshop organized by M. Lecomte-Tilouine (123 kb)
- CNAS Alumni of Foreign Scholars (119 kb)
- On the Languages of the Himalayas and their Links (nearly) around the World (283 kb)
author: Roland Bielmeier
- Janet Rizvi: Trans-Himalayan Caravans: Merchant Princes and Peasant Traders in Ladakh (156 kb)
author: Nicky Grist
- Krishna Hachhethu: Party Building in Nepal: Organization, Leadership, and People. A Comparative Study of the Nepali Congress and the Communist party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist) (156 kb)
author: Karl-Heinz Krämer
- P.M. Blaikie & S.Z. Sadeque (eds.): Policy in High Places: Environment and Development in the Himalayan Region (115 kb)
author: Ulrike Müller-Böker
- Gisele Krauskopff & Pamela Deuel Meyer (eds.): The Kings of Nepal & the Tharu of the Tarai (180 kb)
author: Nutandhar Sharma
- William F. Fisher: Fluid Boundaries: Forming and Transforming Identity in Nepal (156 kb)
author: Sara Shneiderman
- Martin Gaenszle: Ancestral Voices: Oral Ritual Texts and their Social Contexts Among the Mewahang Rai o East Nepal (197 kb)
author: Mark Turin
- Notes on Contributors (70 kb)