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Title: Territory and Identity in Tibet and the Himalayas. PIATS 2000: Tibetan Studies: Proceedings of the Ninth Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Leiden 2000
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Paul Kocot Nietupski, 1950-
Editor: Katia Buffetrille
Hildegard Diemberger

Description: This volume brings together papers dedicated to issues of territory as it relates to culture, language, and history. The volume is divided into sections by region, covering the cultural areas of central Tibet, eastern Tibet, Bhutan, Nepal, and north-west India. This is the ninth publication of papers presented at the ninth seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies. It is dedicated to Anne-Marie Blondeau and features two short pieces on her life and work. (Ben Deitle 2006-03-28)

Contributor: Charles Ramble
Mark Turin
Ernst Steinkellner
Katia Buffetrille
Hildegard Diemberger
Pasang Wangdu
Hortsang Jikmé (hor gtsang 'jigs med)
Tsering Yangdzom (ldan lhun tshe ring dbyangs 'dzoms)
Françoise Pommaret
Tandin Dorji
Ugyen Pelgen
Brigitte Steinmann
Sara Shneiderman
Marietta Kind
Reinhard Herdick
Elena de Rossi Filibeck
Isabelle Riaboff
Publisher Place: Leiden; Boston; Köln
Publisher: Brill
Normalized publisher place: Leiden
Publisher country: Netherlands
Publisher URL: http://www.brill.nl/
Published Date: 2002
Extent: 351 p. : ill., maps
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Multi-Author Edited Volumes -- Conference Proceedings -- Proceedings of the International Association of Tibetan Studies (PIATS)
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Multi-Author Edited Volumes -- Conference Proceedings -- Proceedings of the International Association of Tibetan Studies (PIATS) -- PIATS 9 (2000)
Cultural Coverage: Bhutan
Tibet and Himalayas
Language: English
Series Title: Brill's Tibetan Studies Library
Series editor: Henk Blezer
Alex McKay
Charles Ramble
Series volume: 2/9

Table of Contents: list of illustrations ; Eulogium / Ernst Steinkellner ; Anne-Marie Blondeau / Katia Buffetrille and Hildegard Diemberger ; Acknowledgements ; Introduction / Katia Buffetrille and Hildegard Diemberger - - pt. 1. Central Tibet : King Srong btsan sgam po according to the Dba' bzhed: Remarks on the Introduction of Buddhism into Tibet and on the Greatest of the Tibetan Royal Ancestors / Pasang Wangdu ; The People of Porong and Concepts of Territory / Hildegard Diemberger ; The Victory Song of Porong / Charles Ramble ; Bod kyi gzhi bdag gi skor la nyams zhib phran bu byas pa'i zin bris / Hortshang Jigme (hor gtsang 'jigs med) ; Gnas mchog gi glu dbyangs/_bod kyi rtsom rig gsar pa'i rig gnas kyi go don skor gleng ba/ / Tsering Yangdzom (ldan lhun tshe ring dbyangs 'dzoms) - - pt. 2. Eastern Tibet : Sino-Tibetan Relations in Eighteenth-Century Labrang / Paul Nietupski ; Qui est Khri ka'i yul Iha? Dieu tibétain du terroir, dieu chinois de la littérature ou de la guerre? Un problème d'identité divine en A mdo / Katia Buffetrille - - pt. 3. Bhutan : La danse des 'Huit catégories de dieux et démons' au Bhoutan / Françoise Pommaret ; The Lha 'bod: An Invocation Ritual in Sbe nag (Western Bhutan) / Tandin Dorji ; Mkhar phud: A non-Buddhist Festival of Eastern Bhutan / Ugyen Pelgen - - pt. 4. Nepal : L'expérience émotionnelle de l'espace: Une approche de 'l'espace thymique' des chamans tamang du Népal / Brigitte Steinmann ; Embodied Ancestors: Territory and the Body in Thangmi Funerary Rites / Sara Shneiderman ; Ethnonyms and Other-Nyms: Linguistic Anthropology among the Thangmi of Nepal / Mark Turin ; Abducting the Divine Bride: Reflections on Territory and Identity among the Bonpo Community in Phoksumdo, Dolpo / Marietta Kind ; Territorial Concepts of the Stūpa as Defined by Ritual Route Patterns within Rites of Passage or Annual Festivals: A Study of the Two Cilañco Stūpas in the Kāṭhmāṇḍu Valley / Reinhard Herdick - - pt. 5. North-Western India : A Description of Spyi ti by J. Gergan / Elena de Rossi Filibeck ; The Bod of Kabön (Jammu and Kashmir, India): How to Be a Buddhist in a Hindu Land? / Isabelle Riaboff - - maps ; contributors.

ISBN/ISSN: 9004125973
Other Agent: Henk Blezer
Other Agent Type: Managing Editor
Format: Print media (print or manuscript, including PDFs)
Resource Type: Conference Proceedings
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Date Of Record Creation: 2006-03-29 16:54:20
Date Record Checked: 2006-03-29
Date Last Modified: 2006-03-29 17:04:41
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