Ladakh Studies is the official Journal of the International Association for Ladakh Studies

We publish information relevant to researchers with an interest in the Ladakh region, including both Leh and Kargil districts. We invite our readers to submit essays, book reviews, field notes or research news, and other items relating to current events, media, and knowledge about Ladakh broadly conceived.


The full content of the most recent issues of Ladakh Studies are only available to
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Ladakh Studies 33, September 2015 (table of contents only)

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR LADAKH STUDIES
LADAKH STUDIES
NR. 33 September 2015

From the Editor
Sunetro Ghosal

From the Secretary
Konchok Paldan

ARTICLES
Predictors of mental health amongst Ladakhi college students
Simon Ozer

IALS NOTES & NEWS
17th IALS Conference Report
Sonam Wangchok

Papers presented at the 17th Conference

Minutes of Biennial General Meeting, 2015
Sonam Wangchok

Announcement: Exhibition on the Schlagintweit brothers at Alpine Museum, Munich
Juliane Dame

BOOK REVIEWS & OTHERS
Art and Architecture in Ladakh: Cross-cultural transmissions in the Himalayas and Karakoram, edited by Erberto Lo Bue and John Bray
Sunetro Ghosal

Ladakh Bibliography Supplement No. 27 John Bray

Ladakh Studies 32, January 2015 (table of contents only)

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR LADAKH STUDIES
LADAKH STUDIES
NR. 32 January 2015

From the Editor
Sunetro Ghosal

From the Secretary
Sonam Wangchok

ARTICLES

Changes in the institution of family in the Changpa community
Stanzin Namgyal

Climate friendly development: analysing relationships between community, society and government on sustainable technology projects
Cai J. Heath

Munhi Palgias: a prominent scholar and official
Abdul Ghani Sheikh
IALS NOTES & NEWS

Obituary: Rohit Vohra. 1951-2014
John Bray

Report: IALS Research Workshops (Kargil and Leh)
Sonam Wangchok

IALS Elections 2015
Andrea Butcher and Sunetro Ghosal

BOOK REVIEWS & OTHERS

Lost world of Ladakh: Early Photographic Journeys in Indian Himalayas 1931-1934 by Roger Bates and Nicky Harman
John Bray

Ladakh Bibliography Supplement No. 26
John Bray


Submission Guidelines

Ladakh Studies encourages submissions of short essays–––under 4000 words–––about contemporary events or ongoing research in Ladakh. Essays may cover historical, social, cultural, political, ecological, or scientific topics of interest to IALS members. Book Reviews or “Notes From the Field” should be under 2000 words. All material should be submitted in digital form as email attachments, in MS Word. We also accept digital files sent by CD but formatting may be altered. All illustrations should be submitted digitally as JPG files, under 2 MB.

Essays should be submitted single spaced, with left hand margins, with no indentations but line breaks between paragraphs. They should use social science citation guidelines (Author, Date: page #) in both the text and footnotes, and include a bibliography. Please use 12 point Arial or Times font, format to US letter size paper, and consult previous issues of Ladakh Studies. All essays will be peer reviewed before publication.


Please address editorial submissions and correspondence to:

Sunetro Ghosal, Editor
Stawa, P.O. Box 75, Leh-Ladakh 194 101. India.
Or
Neerh, JBM Road, Amboli Andheri West, Mumbai 400 058. India.
Email: editor@ladakhstudies.org


News stories:
All stories must be accompanied by a title, date, and name of publication (including URL if appropriate). We are always on the lookout for people who want to assist with finding news stories, so if you would like to get involved please email editor@ladakhstudies.org.

Ladakh Studies (ISSN 1356-3491) is published by the International Association for Ladakh Studies and is sent to all current members of the IALS. For more information please see our membership pages.