NEW!

THE TIBETAN ORAL HISTORY ARCHIVE PROJECT

The TIBETAN ORAL HISTORY ARCHIVE PROJECT

has just been transferred to the Library of Congress, Asian Division as a Web Archive.

 

This is its permanent home. The site includes the first installment of interviews in the Political Collection. A second installment will be added in a few months, and then more every year.

 

User Guide for the Website:

 

A detailed glossary is available to explain terms that appear in the transcripts.  To read a transcript, (1) open COLLECTION ITEMS to see all the interviews and select one. Then open the PDF option in the left column, ( 2.) To read a transcript and listen to the tape together, open the interview you want to read and Right-Click on MP3 to open the audio in a new tab or window. Then right click on PDF to open a new tab or window for the translation. ( 3.)  To use the Glossary side by side with the translation, right click the GLOSSARY link in this NOTE. Then open Collection Items, and select the interview you want. Then follow instructions (2).

 

NEW! VOLUME 3

A History of Modern Tibet, Volume 3,

1955-1957: The Storm Clouds Descend

University of California Press

Click here more more information

 

Review of M. C. Goldstein,

A History of Modern Tibet, Volume 3

1. Jonathan Mirsky, Tibet Resists, The New York Review of Books, July 10, 2014.

 

NEW! VOLUME 3, CHAPTER 15:

"Final Thoughts" is now available IN CHINESE on David Peng's blog

 

VOLUME 2

 

A History of Modern Tibet, Volume 2, 1951-1955: The Calm Before the Storm.

[Click here for details]

Paperback edition, 2009

Reviews of Volume 2:

1. J. of Asian Studies, 2008.

2. J. of Chinese Political Science, 2008.

3. Educational Review, 2008.

 

IN CHINESE

 

 

A History of Modertn Tibet, Volume 2

Hong Kong University Press, 2014

click here for details

FRENCH EDITION

 

The "Struggle for Modern Tibet":

Mon Combat pour un Tibet Moderne" Editions Golias, 2010

 


The Collected Works of Melvyn C. Goldstein

in PDF

 

Tibetan Nomads

Tibetan History, Society

& Politics

Tibetan Demography,

Marriage & Family

     Books and Articles (New article(s)
     added 12-12-2014)

testing

 

Change, Development and Modernization in Rural Tibet

    Books, chapters and Articles (New

    article(s) added 1-26-2015)

IN CHINESE, TIBETAN AND KOREAN

 

 

"A Tibetan Revolutionary..."

 

In Chinese:

Hong Kong   University Press, 2010

click here for details.

 

Professor Tsering Shakya's Review in Chinese and English.

In Tibetan:

    Bod mi gsar brje ba zhig:

   ‘ba’pa phun tshogs dbang

   rgyal gyi srid don mi tshad 

   dang dus skabs (A

   Tibetan Revolutionary).

   Dharamsala, TIBET TIMES

  PUBLISHERS, 2006.

  In Korean

   Seoul: Silcheon Munhak   

   Publishers, 2009.

 

Monks, Monasteries,

& Religion

Papers and Photographs of Tibetan Monks, Monasteries and Religion 

(New article(s) added 12-12-2014)

On-Going Projects

Tibet Rural Modernization and Change Project-Under construction

Nomads of Western Tibet Project

 

High Altitude Adaptation (Hypoxia)

Environment, Climate, Flora, and Fauna

Articles, Reports, etc. (New article(s) added 9-6-2012)

2 short films on GLOBAL WARMING "On Thinner Ice"  and "The Melt"

NEW! 30 June 2011: Glacial Lake Outburst Flood in Limi, Humla dist. N.W. Nepal

Reference Materials