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High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2018 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2018 Reading List

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 21:40 / in Latest, Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Summer 2018 Reading List! We’ve updated the previous Winter Reading List to include 26 (!) more titles covering the span of the entire Tibetan Buddhist world. Please note the reading list is best viewed on your computer’s browser, each link opens in a new tab.

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“Pastures of Change: Contemporary Adaptations and Transformations among Nomadic Pastoralists of Eastern Tibet” By Gillian Tan

“Pastures of Change: Contemporary Adaptations and Transformations among Nomadic Pastoralists of Eastern Tibet” By Gillian Tan

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 18:27 / in Reading List

Published by Springer in April 2018, “Pastures of Change: Contemporary Adaptations and Transformations among Nomadic Pastoralists of Eastern Tibet” by Gillian Tan offers a novel examination of socio-environmental change in a nomadic pastoralist area of the eastern Tibetan plateau. 

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Guest Post and Music Video About Tibetan Nomads

Guest Post and Music Video About Tibetan Nomads

0 by / on 27/09/2017, 12:48 / in Comment, Guest Post, Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Tenzin Choekyi. Tenzin Choekyi is an environmental science and policy graduate. She has previously worked as interpreter, translator for Restored Voice Project, a non-fiction book project about exiled Tibetan nuns. 

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“Tibetan Pastoralists and Development: Negotiating the Future of Grassland Livelihoods” By Andreas Gruschke and Ingo Breuer (Eds)

“Tibetan Pastoralists and Development: Negotiating the Future of Grassland Livelihoods” By Andreas Gruschke and Ingo Breuer (Eds)

0 by / on 16/08/2017, 18:51 / in Reading List

Published by Reichert Verlag, “Tibetan Pastoralists and Development: Negotiating the Future of Grassland Livelihoods”, edited by Andreas Gruschke and Ingo Breuer, is a compilation of fifteen field-work based chapters, written by Tibetan, Han Chinese and Western scholars from the social and environmental sciences.

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“In the Circle of White Stones: Moving through Seasons with Nomads of Eastern Tibet” By Gillian G. Tan

“In the Circle of White Stones: Moving through Seasons with Nomads of Eastern Tibet” By Gillian G. Tan

0 by / on 21/12/2016, 15:09 / in Reading List

Published in December 2016 by University of Washington Press, “In the Circle of White Stones: Moving through Seasons with Nomads of Eastern Tibet” by Gillian G. Tan describes the life-worlds of people in Kham who move with their yaks from pasture to pasture, depending on the milk production of their herd for sustenance.

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“Life and Ice” By the Late Khawa Nyingchak

“Life and Ice” By the Late Khawa Nyingchak

0 by / on 23/07/2015, 23:15 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a blog post written in 2012 by young poet and writer Khawa Nyingchak who tragically passed away on June 26, 2015.

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“Tonight, I am in the Grasslands of my Hometown” By Shokjang

“Tonight, I am in the Grasslands of my Hometown” By Shokjang

0 by / on 07/10/2014, 16:12 / in Comment

  High Peaks Pure Earth presents a translation of a short blogpost by Tibetan writer and intellectual Shokjang. Shokjang also recently authored an intelligent response to Liu Junning regarding China’s nationality and autonomy policies.

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