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positions: asia critique (1 February 2010) 18 (1): 89–143.
Published: 01 February 2010
... 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: asia critique (1 August 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: asia critique (1 February 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: asia critique (1 August 2014) 22 (3): 741–742.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Tibetan Religion, 2007) and Zai xuezhe yu cunmin zhijian de wenhua yichan (Cultural Heritage between Scholars and Villagers, 2010). Anna Lora-Wainwright­ is associate professor in human geography of China at the University of...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2002) 10 (3): 505–509.
Published: 01 August 2002
.... In this case the subjects are Tibetans in Gansu Province standing in relation to the dominant Han media markets, as eroticized Hong Kong movie idols Editor’s Introduction 507 do in relation to cutting-edge...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 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: asia critique (1 August 2011) 19 (3): 707–721.
Published: 01 August 2011
... stakes of legislating reincarnation became clear when, in the ongo- ing struggle between Chinese authorities and the Dalai Lama, the Chinese acted as protectors of ancient Tibetan traditions. In November in reac- tion to Order Number Five, the...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2001) 9 (1): 253–266.
Published: 01 February 2001
... with the backing 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...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2016) 24 (2): 435–479.
Published: 01 May 2016
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positions: asia critique (1 May 1999) 7 (2): 541–572.
Published: 01 May 1999
..., 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: asia critique (1 August 2011) 19 (3): 739–761.
Published: 01 August 2011
...- Negation 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...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2004) 12 (2): 291–297.
Published: 01 May 2004
... instigator of the project, created 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...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2001) 9 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 February 2001
... “the people” and of “the local”—most clearly borne out in instances of popular religion. In the articles gathered here, for example, two locales, Tainan and Chengde, sites of popular Daoism and Tibetan Buddhism, are visited as places where the...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2015) 23 (1): 131–144.
Published: 01 February 2015
... 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 the “bias” of Westerners who had...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2010) 18 (3): 671–693.
Published: 01 August 2010
... in China Pictorial, an idealized nuclear family often took center stage. 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...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 1993) 1 (3): 779–804.
Published: 01 August 1993
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2014) 22 (3): 721–740.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Cooked 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: asia critique (1 November 2016) 24 (4): 789–812.
Published: 01 November 2016
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positions: asia critique (1 February 1995) 3 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 February 1995
... such obeisance that existed in China. Among 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...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 1995) 3 (3): 728–758.
Published: 01 August 1995
... 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...