Dr. Pramod K. Kantha is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio. He teaches courses on Democratic Transitions, Politics of Nationalism, Politics of South Asia, US-India-Af-Pak relations. Dr. Kantha’s research and publications are focused on India, Nepal and Pakistan. His latest publications include a book chapter on Maoist-Madhesi Dynamics and Nepal’s Peace Process in Maoist Insurgency in Nepal, Revolution in the Twenty-First Century, Routledge 2009 and Corruption and Governance in South Asia, in Charles Funderburk ed. Corruption in Comparative Perspective, Ashgate 2012.