Routledge contemporary South Asia series ; 68.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -219) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Introduction : examining the justice question in Afghanistan and Nepal 2. The legacy of past initiatives 3. Ordinary laws 4. Through local lenses : the politicization of justice 5. A meaning of justice 6. Negotiating narrow spaces : national human rights institutions (NHRIs) 7. Conclusion : toward a theory of the "local".