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positions (2002) 10 (3): 575–630.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Charlene E. Makley 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 On the Edge of Respectability: Sexual Politics in China’s Tibet Charlene E. Makley A Picnic On a rainy July day in 1995, my husband and I joined a Tibetan village family we knew in the famous...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 89–143.
Published: 01 February 2010
... a number of wars, especially those of India and the United States, the Tibetan exiles' two chief patrons. Western political elites and media have reciprocated by making a major contribution to the construction of the Dalai Lama's pacifistic persona. The Dalai Lama's advocacy of nonviolence is associated...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 219–243.
Published: 01 February 2001
... 220 indicated that it was also imperative to raise the cultural quality of Tibetans,3 who were expected to absorb the “beneficial aspects of the culture of other ethnicgroups,” presumably China’s Han majority. At the same time, he...
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positions (2002) 10 (3): 505–509.
Published: 01 August 2002
..., and Vietnam—celebrated in yet another new Japanese pan-Asianism. “On the Edge of Respectability: Sexual Politics in China’s Tibet” allows Charlene E. Makley to raise other questions about mass-mediated culture. In this case the subjects are Tibetans...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 13–17.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Luther King Jr., and Nelson Mandela, and how this stance undermines comprehension of Chinese- Tibetan politics. A U.S. media invention of the 1930s, the alleged peaceful culture of Tibetans, this Dalai Lama’s assiduous efforts to support U.S...
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positions (2021) 29 (2): 423–450.
Published: 01 May 2021
... in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands, edited by Coggins Chris and Yeh Emily T. , 149 – 64 . Seattle : University of Washington Press . Cohen Paul . 1997 . History in Three Keys: The Boxers as Event, Experience, and Myth . New York : Columbia University Press . Comaroff Jean...
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positions (2016) 24 (2): 435–479.
Published: 01 May 2016
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 253–266.
Published: 01 February 2001
... of a number of global wildlife-preservation nongovern- mental organizations, in large part because it contains some of China’s most “primitive” forests. The area was settled by Tibetans centuries ago, but most of these people have been moved out...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 707–721.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., the Chinese acted as protectors of ancient Tibetan traditions. In November in reac- tion to Order Number Five, the Dalai Lama proclaimed that his successor would probably be chosen not by reincarnation but through more modern...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 741–742.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., and body. Li Li is professor at the School of Literature of Yunnan Normal University, China. He is the author of Xunzhao wenhua shenfen(Seeking Cultural Identity: Ethnography of Jia-rong Tibetan Religion, 2007) and Zai xuezhe yu...
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positions (1999) 7 (2): 541–572.
Published: 01 May 1999
... to, many of the ills of contemporary Western or Western-dominated nations- could be just as detrimental to the welfare of the people associated with these fantasies (Tibetans in this case) and ultimately just as irresponsible and offensive...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 739–761.
Published: 01 August 2011
... in Contemporary China Kwai- Cheung Lo In response to Chinese legislation prohibiting Tibetan Buddhist monks from reincarnating without the government’s permission, apparently a political means to prevent Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 February 2001
..., Tainan and Chengde, sites of popular Daoism and Tibetan Buddhism, are visited as places where the mutual feedback of the people’s and the state’s imaginaries of transgressions intersect. What vantage points do we take when we...
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positions (2015) 23 (1): 131–144.
Published: 01 February 2015
... international “Jour- ney of Harmony” against “foreigners” who criticized Beijing’s crackdown in Tibet. Rather than examine why Tibetans might protest Beijing’s rule, the dominant discourse among Han Chinese around the world narrated...
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positions (2004) 12 (2): 291–297.
Published: 01 May 2004
... an aesthetic politics not wholly different from the invention of Manchukuo. It placed into face-to-face relation Tibetan Lamas, Yuan Naxi ritualists, Thai dancers, Chinese opera performers, video artists, Indonesian dancers, and artists from Cambodia...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 728–758.
Published: 01 August 1995
... the fire in the reception room; when I demurred he informed me, jokingly but firmly, that we were in China and I would follow his orders. I did, and we sat on Tibetan rugs on raised platforms around the fire, drinking salty yak-butter tea...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 721–740.
Published: 01 August 2014
... in the Field I have done detailed fieldwork in two villages: one was a Tibetan village in Sichuan, the other was a Tunpu village in Guizhou. The two villages were so different that I cannot help but compare them. There were obvious dif...
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positions (2010) 18 (3): 671–693.
Published: 01 August 2010
.... In an originally color photo depicting a Tibetan family (fig. 4), the young parents and their two small children — ­a girl and a boy — ­sit together in a cozy corner of their rural dwelling. The center of the photo is a radio held in the hands...
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positions (1995) 3 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 February 1995
... the Manchus of the Qing dynasty, for example, inferiors greeted superiors by going down on their right knee and placing their right hand on the ground.39 Tibetan Buddhists prostrated their bodies full length before images of the Buddha...
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positions (1993) 1 (3): 779–804.
Published: 01 August 1993