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“The Monastery and the Microscope: Conversations with the Dalai Lama on Mind, Mindfulness, and the Nature of Reality” By Wendy Hasenkamp (ed.) with Janna R. White

“The Monastery and the Microscope: Conversations with the Dalai Lama on Mind, Mindfulness, and the Nature of Reality” By Wendy Hasenkamp (ed.) with Janna R. White

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Published by Yale University Press in September 2017, “The Monastery and the Microscope: Conversations with the Dalai Lama on Mind, Mindfulness, and the Nature of Reality” by Wendy Hasenkamp (ed.) with Janna R. White is record of dialogues between the Dalai Lama and prominent scientists, philosophers and contemplatives.

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“Trans-Himalayan Borderlands: Livelihoods, Territorialities, Modernities” By Jean Michaud and Dan Smyer Yu (eds.)

“Trans-Himalayan Borderlands: Livelihoods, Territorialities, Modernities” By Jean Michaud and Dan Smyer Yu (eds.)

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Published in October 2017 by Amsterdam University Press, “Trans-Himalayan Borderlands: Livelihoods, Territorialities, Modernities” is a collection of academic essays edited by Jean Michaud and Dan Smyer Yu.

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“Burning the Sun’s Braids: New Poetry from Tibet” Translated by Bhuchung D. Sonam

“Burning the Sun’s Braids: New Poetry from Tibet” Translated by Bhuchung D. Sonam

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Published in October 2017 by Blackneck Books, an imprint of TibetWrites, “Burning the Sun’s Braids: New Poetry from Tibet”, is a selection of poetry from Tibet translated into English by Bhuchung D. Sonam.

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“Mapping Amdo – Dynamics of Change (Vol. 1)” By Jarmila Ptackova and Adrian Zenz (eds.)

“Mapping Amdo – Dynamics of Change (Vol. 1)” By Jarmila Ptackova and Adrian Zenz (eds.)

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Published by Prague’s Oriental Institute, the first volume of “Mapping Amdo – Dynamics of Change” by Jarmila Ptáčková and Adrian Zenz (eds.) brings together contributions from the first Amdo Research Network held at the Humboldt University of Berlin in December 2014.

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China’s Imperial Eye: Photographs of Qing China and Tibet from the Sir Robert Hart Collection, Queen’s University Belfast

China’s Imperial Eye: Photographs of Qing China and Tibet from the Sir Robert Hart Collection, Queen’s University Belfast

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Published in September 2017 by Queen’s University Belfast, “China’s Imperial Eye: Photographs of Qing China and Tibet from the Sir Robert Hart Collection, Queen’s University Belfast” by Aglaia De Angeli and Emma Reisz accompanied an exhibition of the same name.

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“Tharlo: Short Story and Film Script” By Pema Tseden

“Tharlo: Short Story and Film Script” By Pema Tseden

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Published in September 2017 by Hong Kong University Press, “Tharlo: Short Story and Film Script” is by Pema Tseden, translated by Jessica Yeung and edited and with a critical introduction by Jessica Yeung and Wai-ping Yau.

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“Cadres of Tibet” By Jayadeva Ranade

“Cadres of Tibet” By Jayadeva Ranade

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Published by KW Publishers in September 2017, “Cadres of Tibet” By Jayadeva Ranade is an introduction to CCP’s leaders and policies in the Tibet Autonomous Region.

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“Long Narrative Songs from the Mongghul of Northeast Tibet” By Li Dechun and Gerald Roche

“Long Narrative Songs from the Mongghul of Northeast Tibet” By Li Dechun and Gerald Roche

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Published in October 2017 by Open Book Publishers with support from the University of Melbourne and with a preface by Mark Turin, “Long Narrative Songs from the Mongghul of Northeast Tibet: Texts in Mongghul, Chinese, and English” by Li Dechun and Gerald Roche brings together Mongghul oral literature in a new volume.

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“The Assimilation of Yogic Religions through Pop Culture” By Paul G. Hackett (ed.)

“The Assimilation of Yogic Religions through Pop Culture” By Paul G. Hackett (ed.)

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Published in October 2017 by Lexington Books (an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield), “The Assimilation of Yogic Religions through Pop Culture” edited by Paul G. Hackett, is a collection of academic essays exploring how the image of the meditating yogi has been absorbed into popular culture.

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“Tibetan Dress In Amdo & Kham” By Gina Corrigan

“Tibetan Dress In Amdo & Kham” By Gina Corrigan

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Published in November 2017 by Hali Publications, “Tibetan Dress In Amdo & Kham” by Gina Corrigan takes a detailed look at Tibetan costume, focusing on textiles but also branching out into the lives of local Tibetan people who share their stories through interviews.

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