Tawang, Monpas And Tibetan Buddhism In Transition: Life And Society Along The India-china Borderland

September 3, 2020|
Tawang, Monpas And Tibetan Buddhism In Transition: Life And Society Along The India-china Borderland by M. Mayilvaganan
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This book presents various facets of border life in the strategic eastern sector of the India-China frontier, i.e. the Monpas of Tawang. It addresses the history of the Monpas'' transnational cultural and religious interaction. The respective chapters cover diverse topics such as culture, religion, the environment, border management, and social activism. The book offers a compelling analysis of Mon identity, their lifestyles in transition, and the reach of development politics in the Tawang borderland. It maximizes the reader''s insights into development works in borderlands. This book is an essential guide for students, scholars, activists, policy makers, and anyone interested in learning about this unique geographical borderland of Monpa.
M. Mayilvaganan is an Associate Professor in International Strategic and Security Studies Programme at National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS), Bengaluru. He was a former visiting senior lecturer at Department of International and Strategic Studies, University of Malaya, Malaysia, where he taught South Asia in Internation...
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Title:Tawang, Monpas And Tibetan Buddhism In Transition: Life And Society Along The India-china Borderlan...Format:HardcoverProduct dimensions:215 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inShipping dimensions:215 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inPublished:September 3, 2020Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9811543453

ISBN - 13:9789811543456

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