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Tibet on fire : self-immolations against Chinese rule

Author: Tsering Woeser
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A manifesto for Tibetan resistance, from the voice of the Tibetan movement

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tsering Woeser
ISBN: 9781784781538 1784781533
OCLC Number: 952268682
Notes: Originaltitel: Immolations au Tibet (English)
"Originally published as Immolations au Tibet : la honte du monde, Indigene editions 2013."
Description: viii, 114 s
Contents: Why are Tibetans self-immolating? --
The protesters --
State-sponsored slander and media blockades --
Lhasa: apartheid redux --
Self-immolation as protest --
Conlusion: Standing together through it all
Responsibility: Tsering Woeser ; translated by Kevin Carrico

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"Readers of Tsering Woeser's essays and reportage know well how anguished she has been at the acts of self-immolation that have taken place in Tibet and Tibetan communities since 2009. An Read more...

 
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