Crossing the Border

Crossing the Border

International Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies

(A Biannual Open Access Peer-Reviewed Scholarly Publication)


ISSN 2350-8752 (Print)
ISSN 2350-8922 (Online)

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Volume 2; Number 1; 15 July 2014

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION: Epistemology and Practice of Interdisciplinarity 1
Prof. Abhi Subedi (Nepal)

PART I: CROSS BORDER ISSUES

  1.     Concept Mapping Model, Academic Disciplines and Interdisciplinarity 7
    Steven McAlpine (USA)
  2.     Impact of Informal Cross Border Trade on Poverty Alleviation in Nigeria: Kotangowa Market [Lagos] in Perspective 13
    Olukayode Abiodun Faleye (Nigeria)
  3.     Ethnic Consciousness in B. P. Koirala’s Sumnima 23
    Bhanubhakta Sharma Kandel(Nepal)
  4.     Effect of Applied Treatments on Growth Performance of Three Cultivated Medicinal Plants of Kaski District, Nepal 31
    Y. P. Timilsina (Nepal)
    H. P. Tripathee (Nepal)
  5.     Biomass Modeling of Alnus Nepalensis D. Don at Juvenile Stage 47
    Shes Kanta Bhandari (Nepal)
    Himlal Neupane (Nepal)
  6.     Grading Controversies in the Assessment of University Graduates in Bangladesh 61
    Ziaul Karim (Bangladesh)
    Jamal Hossain (Bangladesh)

PART II: CLIMATE CHANGE ISSUES

  1.     Anthropological Perspectives on Natural Resources Management, Climate Change and Global Warming: From Quandary to Actions 75
    Prakash Upadhyay (Nepal)
  2.     The Impacts of Climate Change on Businesses 93
    Deepmala Shrestha (Nepal)
  3.   Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Strategies on Tourism in Nepal 113
    Lekha Nath Bhandari (Nepal)
  4.   Impact of Global Climate Change on Human Health and Risk Prevention 127
    Asis De (India)
    Abhijit De (India)
    Jenny Pun (Nepal)
  5.    Improving Forest-Based Livelihoods through Integrated Climate Change Adaptation Planning 135
    Pratima Shrestha (Nepal)
    Dev Raj Gautam (Nepal)
  6.    Impacts of Climate Change on the Livelihood of Local People: A Case from Jethal V.D.C., Sindhupalchowk District 147
    Kul Bahadur Nepali (Nepal)
    Ramesh Raj Pant (Nepal)
    Sadhana Pradhanang (Nepal)