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High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2019 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2019 Reading List

0 by / on 23/12/2019, 16:54 / in Latest, Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Winter 2019 Reading List! We’ve updated the previous Summer Reading List to include 21 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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“Tibetan Nation: A History Of Tibetan Nationalism And Sino-Tibetan Relations” By Warren Smith

“Tibetan Nation: A History Of Tibetan Nationalism And Sino-Tibetan Relations” By Warren Smith

0 by / on 23/12/2019, 16:33 / in Reading List

Published in July 2019 by Routledge, “Tibetan Nation: A History Of Tibetan Nationalism And Sino-Tibetan Relations” by Warren Smith offers the most comprehensive account available of Tibetan nationalism, Sino-Tibetan relations, and the issue of Tibetan self-determination.

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“Resistance and Unity: The Chinese Invasion, Makchi Shangri Lhagyal, and a History of Tibet (1947-1959)” By Tashi Gelek, Dorjee Damdul and Tashi Dhondup

“Resistance and Unity: The Chinese Invasion, Makchi Shangri Lhagyal, and a History of Tibet (1947-1959)” By Tashi Gelek, Dorjee Damdul and Tashi Dhondup

0 by / on 23/12/2019, 16:29 / in Reading List

Published by Notion Press, “Resistance and Unity: The Chinese Invasion, Makchi Shangri Lhagyal, and a History of Tibet (1947-1959)” by Tashi Gelek, Dorjee Damdul and Tashi Dhondup and edited by Carole McGranahan, is an intellectual and familial labor of love and important contribution to the contemporary history of Tibet.

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Frontier Tibet: Patterns of Change in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands, edited by Stéphane Gros

Frontier Tibet: Patterns of Change in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands, edited by Stéphane Gros

0 by / on 23/12/2019, 16:19 / in Reading List

Published in December 2019 by Amsterdam University Press, “Frontier Tibet: Patterns of Change in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands”, edited by Stéphane Gros, is a new edited volume that explores the intertwined questions of place-making, identity, and socio-political transformations that constitute convoluted historical trajectory of the Kham region and influenced its becoming as a regional formation within the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands.

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“A History of Modern Tibet Volume 4: In the Eye of the Storm, 1957-1959” By Melvyn C. Goldstein

“A History of Modern Tibet Volume 4: In the Eye of the Storm, 1957-1959” By Melvyn C. Goldstein

0 by / on 20/12/2019, 15:45 / in Reading List

Published by University of California Press in November 2019, “A History of Modern Tibet Volume 4: In the Eye of the Storm, 1957-1959” by Melvyn C. Goldstein is the fourth volume of his History of Modern Tibet series and focuses on the events that occurred from 1957–59.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2019 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2019 Reading List

0 by / on 14/08/2019, 14:43 / in Latest, Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Summer 2019 Reading List! We’ve updated the previous Winter Reading List to include 18 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. Alternatively, see all the titles on Amazon in one place […]

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“Faith and Empire: Art and Politics in Tibetan Buddhism” Edited by Karl Debreczeny

“Faith and Empire: Art and Politics in Tibetan Buddhism” Edited by Karl Debreczeny

0 by / on 14/08/2019, 14:35 / in Reading List

Published in February 2019 and available through University of Washington Press, “Faith and Empire: Art and Politics in Tibetan Buddhism” is a collection of essays edited by Karl Debreczeny exploring the dynamic intersection of politics, religion, and art in Tibetan Buddhism.

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“The Resurgence of ‘Buddhist Government’: Tibetan-Mongolian Relations in the Modern World” By Yumiko Ishihama, Makoto Tachibana, Ryosuke Kobayashi and Takehiko Inoue

“The Resurgence of ‘Buddhist Government’: Tibetan-Mongolian Relations in the Modern World” By Yumiko Ishihama, Makoto Tachibana, Ryosuke Kobayashi and Takehiko Inoue

0 by / on 14/08/2019, 14:30 / in Reading List

Published in Japan by Union Press in March 2019, “The Resurgence of ‘Buddhist Government’: Tibetan-Mongolian Relations in the Modern World” by Yumiko Ishihama, Makoto Tachibana, Ryosuke Kobayashi and Takehiko Inoue is a compilation of essays examining the interrelationships in the Tibetan Buddhist world encompassing Tibet, Mongolia, and Kalmykia.

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Chinese Language School Textbook Angers Tibetans on WeChat

Chinese Language School Textbook Angers Tibetans on WeChat

0 by / on 21/11/2018, 17:00 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a selection of WeChat posts from March this year about a controversial passage in a primary school textbook that had Tibetans outraged about what they saw as misrepresentation and distortion of facts.

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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 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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