Answering a critical need for an accurate, in-depth history of Tibet, this single-volume resource reproduces essential, hard-to-find essays from the past fifty years of Tibetan studies. Covering the social, cultural, and political development of Tibet from the seventh century to the modern period, the volume is organized chronologically and regionally to complement courses in Asian and religious studies and world civilizations. Beginning with Tibet's emergence as a regional power and concluding with its profound contemporary transformations, this anthology offers both a general and ..
|Other authors:||Tuttle, Gray., Schaeffer, Kurtis R.|
New York :
Columbia University Press,
Includes bibliographical references (pages 637-688) and index.
9780231144681 (cloth : alk. paper)
0231144687 (cloth : alk. paper)