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作者 van Beek, Martijn
書名 Modern Ladakh : Anthropological Perspectives on Continuity and Change
出版項 Leiden : BRILL, 2008
©2008
國際標準書號 9789047443346 (electronic bk.)
9789004167131
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版本 1st ed
說明 1 online resource (323 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
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系列 Brill's Tibetan Studies Library ; v.20
Brill's Tibetan Studies Library
附註 Intro -- List of Illustrations -- Introduction (Martijn van Beek and Fernanda Pirie) -- Visions of Ladakh: Nicola Grist, 19 April 1957- 26 August 2004 (Sophie Day) -- I. HISTORICAL TRENDS -- Corvée transport labour in 19th and early 20th century Ladakh: a study in continuity and change (John Bray) -- Carpet weaving in Ladakh and the infl uence of Sonam Paljor (Monisha Ahmed) -- II. REGIONAL IDENTITIES -- Urbanisation in Kargil and its effects in the Suru valley (Nicola Grist) -- Distant neighbours either side of the Omasi La: the Zanskarpa and the Bod communities of Paldar (Isabelle Riaboff) -- III. RITUAL -- Calculs pour l'ouverture de la bouche de la terre: étude du temps, géomancie et art d ivinatoire au Ladakh (Pascale Dollfus) -- Small shoes and painted faces: possession states and embodiment in Buddhist Ladakh (Martin A. Mills) -- Reformulating ingredients: outlines of a contemporary ritual for the consecration of medicines in Ladakh (Laurent Pordié) -- Dancing in the face of death: Losar celebrations in Photoksar (Fernanda Pirie) -- IV. KINSHIP AND GENDER -- Groupes d'unifi liation, parenté et société à maison au Ladakh (le phaspun) (Patrick Kaplanian) -- Women's narrative life histories: implications for maternal and child health in Ladakh (Nancy P. Chin, Tim Dye and Richard Lee) -- V. AGRICULTURE -- Land use, land administration and land rights in Shigar, Baltistan (Matthias Schmidt) -- The introduction of modern chemical fertiliser to the Zangskar valley, Ladakh, and its effects on agricultural productivity, soil quality and Zangskari society (J. Seb Mankelow) -- Changing currents: an ethnography of the traditional irrigation practices of Leh town (Sunandan Tiwari and Radhika Gupta) -- List of Contributors -- Index
Arguing for the need to situate Ladakh in a South Asian context, albeit not neglecting its ties with Tibet, this volume brings together empirical studies from the region to analyse the change and continuity resulting from colonialism, independence and modernisation
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: van Beek, Martijn Modern Ladakh : Anthropological Perspectives on Continuity and Change Leiden : BRILL,c2008 9789004167131
主題 Ladakhi (South Asian people) -- Social conditions.;Ladakhi (South Asian people) -- Case studies.;Ladākh (India) -- Social conditions
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Alt Author Pirie, Fernanda
Van Beek, Martijn
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