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The Resource Ladakhi histories : local and regional perspectives, edited by John Bray, (electronic resource)

Ladakhi histories : local and regional perspectives, edited by John Bray, (electronic resource)

Label
Ladakhi histories : local and regional perspectives
Title
Ladakhi histories
Title remainder
local and regional perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Bray
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents the most important findings of recent historical research on Ladakh in the Indian Himalaya. It draws on contributions from historians, art historians, linguists and anthropologists to provide a much richer view of the region's past than was previously available
Member of
Action
digitized
Dewey number
954/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bray, John
Series statement
Brill's Tibetan studies library,
Series volume
v. 9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Ladākh (India)
Label
Ladakhi histories : local and regional perspectives, edited by John Bray, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • List Of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; John Bray -- Introduction: Locating Ladakhi History; Philip Denwood -- Early Connections between Ladakh/Baltistan and Amdo/Kham; Bettina Zeisler -- On the Position of Ladakhi and Balti in the Tibetan Language Family; Christian Luczanits -- The Early Buddhist Heritage of Ladakh Reconsidered; Roberto Vitali -- Some Conjectures on Change and Instability during the One Hundred Years of Darkness in the History of La dwags (1280s-1380s); Neil Howard -- Sultan Zain-ul Abidin's Raid into Ladakh; Jigar Mohammed -- Mughal Sources on Medieval Ladakh
  • Peter Schwieger -- Documents on the Early History of He-na-ku, a Petty Chiefdom in LadakhNicola Grist -- The History of Islam in Suru; Tashi Stobdan -- Gyajung Nagpo; Peter Marczell -- Dr. James G. Gerard's Unfulfilled Ambition to Visit Ladakh; Peter Marczell -- Csoma Korösi's Pseudonym; Neil Howard -- The Development of the Boundary between the State of Jammu & Kashmir and British India, and its Representation on Maps of the Lingti Plain; K. Warikoo -- Political Linkages between Ladakh and Eastern Turkestan under the Dogras during the 19th Century
  • John Bray -- Early Protestant Missionary Engagement with the Himalayan Region and TibetChristian Heyde -- The Early History of the Moravian Mission in the Western Himalayas: the Life and Work of Wilhelm and Maria Heyde; A.H. Francke -- Schools in Leh. Translated, with an Introduction by Gabriele Reifenberg; Poul Pedersen -- Prince Peter, Polyandry and Psychoanalysis; Janet Rizvi -- Trade and Migrant Labour: Inflow of Resources at the Grassroots; Jacqueline Fewkes & Abdul Nasir Khan -- Social Networks and Transnational Trade in early 20th Century Ladakh
  • Nawang Tsering Shakspo -- The Life and Times of Geshe Ye-shes-don-grupErberto Lo Bue -- Lives and Works of Traditional Buddhist Artists in 20th Century Ladakh. A Preliminary Account; Fernanda Pirie -- The Impermanence of Power: Village Politics in Ladakh, Tibet and Nepal; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn191932803
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 402 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429427401
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191932803
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Ladakhi histories : local and regional perspectives, edited by John Bray, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • List Of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; John Bray -- Introduction: Locating Ladakhi History; Philip Denwood -- Early Connections between Ladakh/Baltistan and Amdo/Kham; Bettina Zeisler -- On the Position of Ladakhi and Balti in the Tibetan Language Family; Christian Luczanits -- The Early Buddhist Heritage of Ladakh Reconsidered; Roberto Vitali -- Some Conjectures on Change and Instability during the One Hundred Years of Darkness in the History of La dwags (1280s-1380s); Neil Howard -- Sultan Zain-ul Abidin's Raid into Ladakh; Jigar Mohammed -- Mughal Sources on Medieval Ladakh
  • Peter Schwieger -- Documents on the Early History of He-na-ku, a Petty Chiefdom in LadakhNicola Grist -- The History of Islam in Suru; Tashi Stobdan -- Gyajung Nagpo; Peter Marczell -- Dr. James G. Gerard's Unfulfilled Ambition to Visit Ladakh; Peter Marczell -- Csoma Korösi's Pseudonym; Neil Howard -- The Development of the Boundary between the State of Jammu & Kashmir and British India, and its Representation on Maps of the Lingti Plain; K. Warikoo -- Political Linkages between Ladakh and Eastern Turkestan under the Dogras during the 19th Century
  • John Bray -- Early Protestant Missionary Engagement with the Himalayan Region and TibetChristian Heyde -- The Early History of the Moravian Mission in the Western Himalayas: the Life and Work of Wilhelm and Maria Heyde; A.H. Francke -- Schools in Leh. Translated, with an Introduction by Gabriele Reifenberg; Poul Pedersen -- Prince Peter, Polyandry and Psychoanalysis; Janet Rizvi -- Trade and Migrant Labour: Inflow of Resources at the Grassroots; Jacqueline Fewkes & Abdul Nasir Khan -- Social Networks and Transnational Trade in early 20th Century Ladakh
  • Nawang Tsering Shakspo -- The Life and Times of Geshe Ye-shes-don-grupErberto Lo Bue -- Lives and Works of Traditional Buddhist Artists in 20th Century Ladakh. A Preliminary Account; Fernanda Pirie -- The Impermanence of Power: Village Politics in Ladakh, Tibet and Nepal; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn191932803
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 402 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429427401
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191932803
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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