The Power of Wealth | Revue d’Études Tibétaines n°57

The Power of Wealth | Revue d’Études Tibétaines n°57

Dirigé par Lucia Galli et Kalzang Norbu Gurung

In this special issue of the Revue d’Études Tibétaines, no. 57 (January 2021) investigate the impact of economic factors on indigenous social dynamics, extending their examination to issues of group domination, economic inequality, social resistance and change. It is the second volume in a series of thematic collections produced within the framework of Social Status in the Tibetan
World (TibStat), a research project funded by the French National Research Agency (ANR) and the German Research Council (DFG).

As the table of contents demonstrates (with links to open-access downloadable versions from the Digital Himalaya platform), this special issue offers in-depth explorations of culturally and historically rich practices, experience, and discourses surrounding notions of authority, dominance, and power.

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