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“Tibetische Kinder für Schweizer Familien: Die Aktion Aeschimann” By Sabine Bitter & Nathalie Nad-Abonji

“Tibetische Kinder für Schweizer Familien: Die Aktion Aeschimann” By Sabine Bitter & Nathalie Nad-Abonji

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Published in March 2018 by rotpunktverlang, “Tibetische Kinder für Schweizer Familien: Die Aktion Aeschimann” by Sabine Bitter and Nathalie Nad-Abonji tells the story of 160 Tibetan refugee children brought to Switzerland on the initiative of industrialist Charles Aeschimann.

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“Exile: A Photo Journal, 1959 – 1989”

“Exile: A Photo Journal, 1959 – 1989”

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The “Exile” photo journal was initially conceived by Tenzin N. Tethong and award-winning photojournalist Jim Daniels as a book to commemorate the fifty years in exile of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the 150,000 Tibetans who today live outside Tibet. 

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“Blessings from Beijing: Inside China’s Soft-Power War on Tibet” By Greg Bruno

“Blessings from Beijing: Inside China’s Soft-Power War on Tibet” By Greg Bruno

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Published by University Press of New England in May 2018, “Blessings from Beijing: Inside China’s Soft-Power War on Tibet” by Greg Bruno untangles the chains that tie Tibetans to China and examines the political, social, and economic pressures that are threatening to destroy Tibet’s refugee communities. 

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“In Diasporic Lands: Tibetan Refugees and their Transformation since the Exodus” By Sudeep Basu

“In Diasporic Lands: Tibetan Refugees and their Transformation since the Exodus” By Sudeep Basu

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Published earlier this year by Orient Black Swan in India, “In Diasporic Lands: Tibetan Refugees and their Transformation since the Exodus” by Sudeep Basu studies the dynamics of Tibetan refugees’ emergent culture in the midst of their hosts, and in distinctly urban settings. Based on the author’s ethnographic fieldwork conducted in Darjeeling town, West Bengal, this volume looks at how places and […]

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“The Agendas of Tibetan Refugees: Survival Strategies of a Government-in-Exile in a World of Transnational Organizations” By Thomas Kauffmann

“The Agendas of Tibetan Refugees: Survival Strategies of a Government-in-Exile in a World of Transnational Organizations” By Thomas Kauffmann

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Published in September 2015 by Berghahn Books as part of their “Forced Migration” series, “The Agendas of Tibetan Refugees: Survival Strategies of a Government-in-Exile in a World of Transnational Organizations” by Thomas Kauffmann focuses on the interplay between Tibetan refugees and Western benefactors.

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