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Emily T. Yeh, Christopher R. Coggins, eds. Mapping Shangrila: Contested Landscapes in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands. Studies on Ethnic Groups in China Series. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2014. xv + 332 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-99357-7; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-99358-4.
Reviewed by Alex McKay (University of Leiden - Emeritus) Published on H-Buddhism (September, 2018) Commissioned by John Powers (Deakin University)
For those in the San Francisco Bay Area in October, please note that the Institute of Buddhist Studies will be hosting its 5th annual Graduate Student Symposium on Friday, October 5, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
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Buddhist Political Engagements
The Ho Center for Buddhist Studies at Stanford invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship. The Center will award one fellowship every two years.
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ASIAN HISTORY / STUDIES
Princeton - Religions of Japan