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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 Battle for Fortune: State-Led Development, Personhood, and Power among Tibetans in China” By Charlene Makley

“The Battle for Fortune: State-Led Development, Personhood, and Power among Tibetans in China” By Charlene Makley

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 18:19 / in Reading List

Published in May 2018 by Cornell University Press, “The Battle for Fortune: State-Led Development, Personhood, and Power among Tibetans in China” by Charlene Makley looks at the rising stakes of Tibetans’ encounters with Chinese state-led development projects in the early 2000s. The book builds upon anthropology’s qualitative approach to personhood, power and space to rethink the premises and consequences of economic development […]

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