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The Dalai Lama and the Emperor of China : a political history of the Tibetan institution of reincarnation

Author: Peter Schwieger
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the evolution of Tibetan Buddhism's trulku (reincarnation) tradition from the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries, along with the Emperor of China's efforts to control its development

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Schwieger
ISBN: 9780231168526 0231168527
OCLC Number: 911248472
Notes: Preface Introduction 1. The Historical Development of the Trülku Position 2. A Trülku as the Head of Society 3. Struggle for Buddhist Government 4. The Emperor Takes Control 5. Buddhist Government Under the Imperial Umbrella6. Imperial Authority Over the Trülku Institution 7. The Aftermath Conclusion Appendix 1: Tibetan Reincarnation Lines of Major Political Significance Appendix 2: Qing Emperors and Qoshot Kings of Tibet Abbreviations Notes Tibetan Orthographic Equivalents Bibliography Index
Awards: Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2017
Description: ix, 342 s. : illustrations
Contents: Preface Introduction 1. The Historical Development of the Trulku Position 2. A Trulku as the Head of Society 3. Struggle for Buddhist Government 4. The Emperor Takes Control 5. Buddhist Government Under the Imperial Umbrella 6. Imperial Authority Over the Trulku Institution 7. The Aftermath Conclusion Appendix 1: Tibetan Reincarnation Lines of Major Political Significance Appendix 2: Qing Emperors and Qoshot Kings of Tibet Abbreviations Notes Tibetan Orthographic Equivalents Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Peter Schwieger

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The most accessible, archives-based survey of modern Tibetan history ever to be written. -- Gray Tuttle, Columbia University A timely book that fills a vacuum in the study of Tibet's history. Read more...

 
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