Languages of the Greater Himalayan Region, Volume 7 A Grammar of Sunwar

Descriptive Grammar, Paradigms, Texts and Glossary

Dörte Borchers

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€115,00
$140.00
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9789004167094
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9789047433491
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April 2008
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xxvi, 318 pp.
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Jean Robert Opgenort

An exhaustive reference work for Wambule/Tibeto-Burman linguistics, language typology, linguistic theory and Wambule society and culture, and as such indispensable for any linguistic and anthropological library.
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5/2
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004138315
Publication date: 
August 2004
€220,00
$266.00
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5/1
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004133211
E-ISBN: 
9789047404699
Publication date: 
December 2006
€269,00
$324.00

Alexandre Andreyev

Soviet Russia and Tibet surveys for the first time the entire history of religious and political relations between Russia and Tibet, from the 17th to the late 20th century, focusing on Soviet attempts to win Lhasa over in the 1920s.
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4
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004129528
Publication date: 
April 2003
€180,00
$217.00

Edited by Françoise Pommaret. Translated by Howard Solverson

A fascinating study of the history of Lhasa against the background of the triangular relations Tibetans-Mongols-Manchus.
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3
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004128668
Publication date: 
November 2002
€136,00
$165.00

Edited by Helmut Eimer and David Germano

The Many Canons of Tibetan Buddhism is one of the first publications to include scholarship on both the mainstream Tibetan canons of translated Buddhist classics, and the alternative canons of literature of the Nyingma sectarian traditions.
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2/10
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004125957
Publication date: 
March 2002
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Katia Buffetrille and Hildegard Diemberger

The essays of this volume, result of an interdisciplinary panel held at an IATS conference in Leyden 2000, attempt to document and interpret the ways in which issues of Identity relate to notions of Territory in Tibet and the Himalayas.
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2/9
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004125971
Publication date: 
April 2002
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by P. Christiaan Klieger

This is an edited volume on self-expression in Tibet and in the Tibetan diaspora. It looks at how modern Tibetans present themselves to the outside world. From the discoverers of esoterica to changing gender categories in exile, readers will learn of the colorful variety of contemporary Tibetan...
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2/8
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004125551
Publication date: 
February 2002
€98,00
$118.00

Edited by Deborah Klimburg-Salter and Eva Allinger

Recent field research and the study of previously neglected primary literary (inscriptional) evidence make clear that the study of Tibetan art is still in its infancy. Deborah Klimburg-Salter’s edited volume is the first comprehensive guide to emerging new insights on the intricate context in...
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2/7
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004126008
Publication date: 
June 2002
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Christopher I. Beckwith

This book approaches Tibeto-Burman comparative-historical linguistics according to the classical Indo-European model. It includes articles on Old Zhangzhung, Old Tibetan, Early Classical Newari, Pyu, Old Burmese, Early Meithei, Tibeto-Burman, and Sino-Tibetan. Glossaries of several early Tibeto...
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2/6
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004124240
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January 2002
€83,00
$100.00

Edited by Toni Huber

This book investigates Tibetan recovery from the devastation of High Socialism and a new engagement with attempts to modernize the region in the era of ‘reform and opening’ in post-Mao China. A unique introduction to contemporary life and attitudes in north-eastern Tibet, invaluable for...
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2/5
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004125964
Publication date: 
June 2002
€106,00
$128.00

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