THE TIBETAN ORAL HISTORY ARCHIVE PROJECT

The TIBETAN ORAL HISTORY ARCHIVE PROJECT

has just been transferred to the Library of Congress, Asian Division as a Web Archive. This is its permanent home. The site currently includes six installments of interviews.

 

VOLUME 2

 

A History of Modern Tibet, Volume 2, 1951-1955: The Calm Before the Storm.

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Paperback edition, 2009

Reviews of Volume 2:

1. J. of Asian Studies, 2008.

2. J. of Chinese Political Science, 2008.

3. Educational Review, 2008.

 

IN CHINESE

 

 

A History of Modertn Tibet, Volume 2

Hong Kong University Press, 2014

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NEW 2018!!! IN TIBETAN

A History of Modern Tibet, Volume 1,

1913-1951: The Demise of the Lamaist State - now available in Tibetan

VOLUME 3

A History of Modern Tibet, Volume 3,

1955-1957: The Storm Clouds Descend

University of California Press

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Reviews of Volume 3:

1. NEW!!!  Benno Ryan Weiner, The Journal of Asian Studies, 2015

2. Jonathan Mirsky, Tibet Resists, The New York Review of Books, July 10, 2014.

FRENCH EDITION

 

The "Struggle for Modern Tibet":

Mon Combat pour un Tibet Moderne" Editions Golias, 2010

 


 

Tibetan Nomads

Tibetan History, Society

& Politics

Tibetan Demography,

Marriage & Family

     Books and Articles (New article(s)
     added 9-28-2016)

 

Change, Development and Modernization in Rural Tibet

    Books, chapters and Articles (New

    article(s) added 1-26-2015)

IN CHINESE, TIBETAN AND KOREAN

 

 

"A Tibetan Revolutionary..."

 

In Chinese:

Hong Kong   University Press, 2010

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Professor Tsering Shakya's Review in Chinese and English.

In Tibetan:

    Bod mi gsar brje ba zhig:

   ‘ba’pa phun tshogs dbang

   rgyal gyi srid don mi tshad 

   dang dus skabs (A

   Tibetan Revolutionary).

   Dharamsala, TIBET TIMES

  PUBLISHERS, 2006.

  In Korean

   Seoul: Silcheon Munhak   

   Publishers, 2009.

 

Monks, Monasteries,

& Religion

Papers and Photographs of Tibetan Monks, Monasteries and Religion 

(New article(s) added 1-24-2017)

On-Going Projects

Tibet Rural Modernization and Change Project-Under construction

Nomads of Western Tibet Project

 

High Altitude Adaptation (Hypoxia)

Environment, Climate, Flora, and Fauna

Articles, Reports, etc. (New article(s) added 9-6-2012)

2 short films on GLOBAL WARMING "On Thinner Ice"  and "The Melt"

NEW! 30 June 2011: Glacial Lake Outburst Flood in Limi, Humla dist. N.W. Nepal

Reference Materials