Snow Lion & the Dragon: China, Tibet, & the Dalai Lama: China, Tibet and the Dalai Lama

3,88 valoración promedio
( 136 valoraciones por GoodReads )
 
9780520219519: Snow Lion & the Dragon: China, Tibet, & the Dalai Lama: China, Tibet and the Dalai Lama
Críticas:

"Remains the best introduction to Tibet." -- Nicholas Kristof New York Times 20080518

Reseña del editor:

Tensions over the 'Tibet Question' - the political status of Tibet - are escalating everyday. The Dalai Lama has gained broad international sympathy in his appeals for autonomy from China, yet the Chinese government maintains a hard-line position against it. What is the history of the conflict? Can the two sides come to an acceptable compromise? In this thoughtful analysis, distinguished professor and longtime Tibet analyst Melvyn C. Goldstein presents a balanced and accessible view of the conflict and a proposal for the future. Tibet's political fortunes have undergone numerous vicissitudes since the fifth Dalai Lama first ascended to political power in Tibet in 1642. In this century, a forty-year period of de facto independence following the fall of the Qing dynasty in 1911 ended abruptly when the Chinese Communists forcibly incorporated Tibet into their new state and began the series of changes that destroyed much of Tibet's traditional social, cultural, and economic system. After the death of Mao in 1976, the rise to power of Deng Xiaoping quickly produced a change in attitude in Beijing and a major initiative to negotiate with the Dalai Lama to solve the conflict. This failed. With the death of Deng Xiaoping, the future of Tibet is more uncertain than ever, and Goldstein argues that the conflict could easily erupt into violence. Drawing upon his deep knowledge of the Tibetan culture and people, Goldstein takes us through the history of Tibet, concentrating on the political and cultural negotiations over the status of Tibet from the turn of the century to the present. He describes the role of Tibet in Chinese politics, the feeble and conflicting responses of foreign governments, overtures and rebuffs on both sides, and the nationalistic emotions that are inextricably entwined in the political debate. Ultimately, he presents a plan for a reasoned compromise, identifying key aspects of the conflict and appealing to the United States to play an active diplomatic role. Clearly written and carefully argued, this book will become the definitive source for anyone seeking an understanding of the Tibet Question during this dangerous turning point in its turbulent history.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Melvyn C. Goldstein
Editorial: University of California Press, United States (1999)
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University of California Press, United States, 1999. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 203 x 137 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Tensions over the Tibet Question - the political status of Tibet - are escalating everyday. The Dalai Lama has gained broad international sympathy in his appeals for autonomy from China, yet the Chinese government maintains a hard-line position against it. What is the history of the conflict? Can the two sides come to an acceptable compromise? In this thoughtful analysis, distinguished professor and longtime Tibet analyst Melvyn C. Goldstein presents a balanced and accessible view of the conflict and a proposal for the future. Tibet s political fortunes have undergone numerous vicissitudes since the fifth Dalai Lama first ascended to political power in Tibet in 1642. In this century, a forty-year period of de facto independence following the fall of the Qing dynasty in 1911 ended abruptly when the Chinese Communists forcibly incorporated Tibet into their new state and began the series of changes that destroyed much of Tibet s traditional social, cultural, and economic system. After the death of Mao in 1976, the rise to power of Deng Xiaoping quickly produced a change in attitude in Beijing and a major initiative to negotiate with the Dalai Lama to solve the conflict. This failed. With the death of Deng Xiaoping, the future of Tibet is more uncertain than ever, and Goldstein argues that the conflict could easily erupt into violence. Drawing upon his deep knowledge of the Tibetan culture and people, Goldstein takes us through the history of Tibet, concentrating on the political and cultural negotiations over the status of Tibet from the turn of the century to the present. He describes the role of Tibet in Chinese politics, the feeble and conflicting responses of foreign governments, overtures and rebuffs on both sides, and the nationalistic emotions that are inextricably entwined in the political debate. Ultimately, he presents a plan for a reasoned compromise, identifying key aspects of the conflict and appealing to the United States to play an active diplomatic role. Clearly written and carefully argued, this book will become the definitive source for anyone seeking an understanding of the Tibet Question during this dangerous turning point in its turbulent history. Nº de ref. de la librería AAH9780520219519

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 21,01
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Melvyn C. Goldstein
Editorial: University of California Press, United States (1999)
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University of California Press, United States, 1999. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 203 x 137 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Tensions over the Tibet Question - the political status of Tibet - are escalating everyday. The Dalai Lama has gained broad international sympathy in his appeals for autonomy from China, yet the Chinese government maintains a hard-line position against it. What is the history of the conflict? Can the two sides come to an acceptable compromise? In this thoughtful analysis, distinguished professor and longtime Tibet analyst Melvyn C. Goldstein presents a balanced and accessible view of the conflict and a proposal for the future. Tibet s political fortunes have undergone numerous vicissitudes since the fifth Dalai Lama first ascended to political power in Tibet in 1642. In this century, a forty-year period of de facto independence following the fall of the Qing dynasty in 1911 ended abruptly when the Chinese Communists forcibly incorporated Tibet into their new state and began the series of changes that destroyed much of Tibet s traditional social, cultural, and economic system. After the death of Mao in 1976, the rise to power of Deng Xiaoping quickly produced a change in attitude in Beijing and a major initiative to negotiate with the Dalai Lama to solve the conflict. This failed. With the death of Deng Xiaoping, the future of Tibet is more uncertain than ever, and Goldstein argues that the conflict could easily erupt into violence. Drawing upon his deep knowledge of the Tibetan culture and people, Goldstein takes us through the history of Tibet, concentrating on the political and cultural negotiations over the status of Tibet from the turn of the century to the present. He describes the role of Tibet in Chinese politics, the feeble and conflicting responses of foreign governments, overtures and rebuffs on both sides, and the nationalistic emotions that are inextricably entwined in the political debate. Ultimately, he presents a plan for a reasoned compromise, identifying key aspects of the conflict and appealing to the United States to play an active diplomatic role. Clearly written and carefully argued, this book will become the definitive source for anyone seeking an understanding of the Tibet Question during this dangerous turning point in its turbulent history. Nº de ref. de la librería AAH9780520219519

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 25,12
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Goldstein, Melvyn C.
Editorial: University of California Press (1999)
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University of California Press, 1999. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0520219511

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 25,13
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Melvyn C Goldstein
Editorial: University of California Press (1999)
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University of California Press, 1999. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería WF-9780520219519

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 14,98
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,38
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Melvyn C. Goldstein
Editorial: University of California Press (1999)
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University of California Press, 1999. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. New Ed. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX0520219511

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 24,26
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,68
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Goldstein, Melvyn C.
Editorial: University of California Press (1999)
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 3
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University of California Press, 1999. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P110520219511

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 31,08
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,76
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Melvyn C. Goldstein
Editorial: Univ of California Pr (1999)
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 2
Librería
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Univ of California Pr, 1999. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Brand New. 1st edition. 165 pages. 8.50x5.75x0.50 inches. In Stock. Nº de ref. de la librería __0520219511

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 27,45
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,92
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Goldstein, Melvyn C.
Editorial: University of California Press (1999)
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University of California Press, 1999. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería INGM9780520219519

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 30,81
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,68
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

GOLDSTEIN
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 1999. Paperback. Estado de conservación: NEW. 9780520219519 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Nº de ref. de la librería HTANDREE01134552

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,09
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 9,23
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Melvyn C Goldstein
Editorial: University of California Press (1999)
ISBN 10: 0520219511 ISBN 13: 9780520219519
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 2
Librería
Media Mall
(Fyshwick, ACT, Australia)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University of California Press, 1999. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 14.2 x 20.7 cm. Our orders are sent from our warehouse locally or directly from our international distributors to allow us to offer you the best possible price and delivery time. Book. Nº de ref. de la librería MM-60142019

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 48,34
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,97
De Australia a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda