Essays Tagged: "Tibetan people"

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ttle itchy; I guess that was how I was wakened. Later, I was told that I passed out right after the Tibetans put on the Hatas on my neck in Tibetan airport. I was embarrassed but more of it, I was wor ... With all these and a long talk with my parents, I was packing up for Tibet.After interviewing a few Tibetans with the aid from a Tibetan translator, I felt deeply segregated being an outsider, especia ...

(2 pages) 68 0 4.1 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


Many Tibetans feel their culture has been taken from them since the takeover by China more than 50 years ... akeover by China more than 50 years ago. The influx of Chinese people and government is pushing the Tibetans to the margins of society. This news report examines the loss of an ancient and traditional ... y not?The Chinese government takeover of Tibet 50 years ago has caused a cultural war. Although the Tibetan's and their leader His Holiness the 14th the Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyasto have chosen to try and ...

(1 pages) 21 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Response paper Anthropological Editions Essay #15 "When Brothers Share a Wife"

household together, and the kin group, or people who view themselves as relatives, within a certain Tibetan society near Limi, Nepal. According to the article, the idea of polygyny - the taking of mor ... is arid and largely infertile, only select areas of terraced land are available as farmland to the Tibetans. The infertility of the soil coupled with the harsh Himalayan climate introduces a seeming ...

(2 pages) 33 0 4.6 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Human rights in tibet

ar after that a treaty was made. The treaty acknowledged sovereignty over Tibet, but recognized the Tibetan government?s autonomy with respect to internal affairs. The Chinese violated the treaty on m ... s (Office of Tibet 1).During and after the Chinese invasion of Tibet, there was mass destruction of Tibetan buildings. Over 6,000 monasteries, temples and other cultural and historic buildings were de ...

(7 pages) 33 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History


much compassion for his people, he was also very courageous and determined never to let his fellow Tibetans down. At the young age of four he knew exactly what he was getting himself into, and ...

(2 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Buddhism in Tibet

Harry DenoncourtProfessor Hoffman22 October 2014Global Human IssuesTibetan DiaryThe Tibetan Diary written by Geoff Childs this book is a non-fiction book about the Tib ... ety and their complex cultural. The author goes into further detail about the everyday lifestyle of Tibetan people living in the Nubri Valley in Nepal. Geoff Childs goes into the struggle that the peo ... ed the culture.The author does an excellent job of story telling his journey's when he explored the Tibetan villages. He also does a very good job of going back and forth between is reactions to what ...

(7 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Buddhism