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The Resource Imagining Tibet : perceptions, projections, & fantasies, edited by Thierry Dodin & Heinz Räther

Imagining Tibet : perceptions, projections, & fantasies, edited by Thierry Dodin & Heinz Räther

Label
Imagining Tibet : perceptions, projections, & fantasies
Title
Imagining Tibet
Title remainder
perceptions, projections, & fantasies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thierry Dodin & Heinz Räther
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS785.A1
LC item number
I45 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Dodin, Thierry
  • Räther, Heinz
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  • Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
  • Waarneming
  • Beeldvorming
  • 5.310
Label
Imagining Tibet : perceptions, projections, & fantasies, edited by Thierry Dodin & Heinz Räther
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays are based on papers presented at the international symposium, Mythos Tibet held in Bonn, Germany, 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [417]-452) and index
Contents
The image of Tibet in the West before the nineteenth century / Rudolf Kaschewsky -- Nineteenth- and early twentieth-century missionary images of Tibet / John Bray -- Tibet images among researchers on Tibet / Per Kvaerne -- "Truth," perception, and politics : the British construction of an image of Tibet / Alex C. McKay -- Tibetan horizon : Tibet and the cinema in the early twentieth century / Peter H. Hansen -- Old Tibet a hell on earth? The myth of Tibet and Tibetans in Chinese art and propaganda / Thomas Heberer -- Tibet, theosophy, and the psychologization of Buddhism / Poul Pedersen -- The role of Tibet in the New Age movement / Frank J. Korom -- The image of Tibet of the great mystifiers / Donald S. Lopez, Jr. -- Not only a Shangri-La : images of Tibet in western literature / Peter Bishop -- The development in perceptions of Tibetan art : from golden idols to ultimate reality / Heather Stoddard -- Tibetan monastic colleges : rationality versus the demands of allegiance / P. Jeffrey Hopkins -- "Violated specialness" : western political representations of Tibet / Robert Barnett -- "Orientalism" and aspects of violence in the Tibetan tradition / Elliot Sperling -- Tibetan culture as a model of ecological sustainability / Helena Norberg-Hodge -- Tradition, modernity, and environmental change in Tibet / Graham E. Clarke -- Shangri-La in exile : representations of Tibetan identity and transnational culture / Toni Huber -- Behind the Lost Horizon : demystifying Tibet / Jamyang Norbu -- Buddhism in the West and the image of Tibet / Dagyab Kyabgön Rinpoche -- Imagining Tibet : between Shangri-La and feudal oppression : attempting a synthesis / Thierry Dodin and Heinz Räther
Control code
46472218
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 465 p.
Isbn
9780861711918
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001026030
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Imagining Tibet : perceptions, projections, & fantasies, edited by Thierry Dodin & Heinz Räther
Publication
Note
Essays are based on papers presented at the international symposium, Mythos Tibet held in Bonn, Germany, 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [417]-452) and index
Contents
The image of Tibet in the West before the nineteenth century / Rudolf Kaschewsky -- Nineteenth- and early twentieth-century missionary images of Tibet / John Bray -- Tibet images among researchers on Tibet / Per Kvaerne -- "Truth," perception, and politics : the British construction of an image of Tibet / Alex C. McKay -- Tibetan horizon : Tibet and the cinema in the early twentieth century / Peter H. Hansen -- Old Tibet a hell on earth? The myth of Tibet and Tibetans in Chinese art and propaganda / Thomas Heberer -- Tibet, theosophy, and the psychologization of Buddhism / Poul Pedersen -- The role of Tibet in the New Age movement / Frank J. Korom -- The image of Tibet of the great mystifiers / Donald S. Lopez, Jr. -- Not only a Shangri-La : images of Tibet in western literature / Peter Bishop -- The development in perceptions of Tibetan art : from golden idols to ultimate reality / Heather Stoddard -- Tibetan monastic colleges : rationality versus the demands of allegiance / P. Jeffrey Hopkins -- "Violated specialness" : western political representations of Tibet / Robert Barnett -- "Orientalism" and aspects of violence in the Tibetan tradition / Elliot Sperling -- Tibetan culture as a model of ecological sustainability / Helena Norberg-Hodge -- Tradition, modernity, and environmental change in Tibet / Graham E. Clarke -- Shangri-La in exile : representations of Tibetan identity and transnational culture / Toni Huber -- Behind the Lost Horizon : demystifying Tibet / Jamyang Norbu -- Buddhism in the West and the image of Tibet / Dagyab Kyabgön Rinpoche -- Imagining Tibet : between Shangri-La and feudal oppression : attempting a synthesis / Thierry Dodin and Heinz Räther
Control code
46472218
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 465 p.
Isbn
9780861711918
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001026030
Other physical details
ill.

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