Revolving Sheep Bank Project
The Rural Change Project
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Tibetan Street Songs
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Cynthia Beall, Tibetan Nomad Country 1986


Dr. Beall is a physical anthropologist whose special interests are human growth and development, aging, human adaptability and medical ecology. She previously conducted research on growth and development and infant morbidity/mortality in Andean populations, high altitude hypoxia and aging in Nepal and Bolivia and physical activity, physical fitness and aging in Nepal. Her current research in Tibet is on high-altitude human adaptability and aging and diet. Professor Beall is a member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences.

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