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The Resource Long lives and untimely deaths : life-span concepts and longevity practices among Tibetans in the Darjeeling Hills, India, by Barbara Gerke, (electronic resource)

Long lives and untimely deaths : life-span concepts and longevity practices among Tibetans in the Darjeeling Hills, India, by Barbara Gerke, (electronic resource)

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Long lives and untimely deaths : life-span concepts and longevity practices among Tibetans in the Darjeeling Hills, India
Title
Long lives and untimely deaths
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life-span concepts and longevity practices among Tibetans in the Darjeeling Hills, India
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by Barbara Gerke
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Brill's Tibetan studies library,
Series volume
v. 27
Long lives and untimely deaths : life-span concepts and longevity practices among Tibetans in the Darjeeling Hills, India, by Barbara Gerke, (electronic resource)
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Long lives and untimely deaths : life-span concepts and longevity practices among Tibetans in the Darjeeling Hills, India, by Barbara Gerke, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Ethnographic settings and analytical frameworks -- pt. 2. The field site and Tibetan areas of knowledge -- pt. 3. The life-span and life-forces in Tibetan medical contexts -- pt. 4. The life-span in astrological and divinatory context -- pt. 5. Tibetan Buddhist long-life empowerments
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xxiii, 362 p.
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  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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