Origins and migrations in the extended eastern Himalayas
Toni Huber, Stuart H. Blackbur ...

Origins and migrations in the extended eastern Himalayas

Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

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Table of Contents

Trans-Himalayan Migrations as Processes, not Events : Towards a Theoretical Framework / Geoff Childs
Where the Waters Dry Up : The Place of Origin in Rai Myth and Ritual / Martin Gaenszle
Where did the Question "Where did My Tribe Come From?" Come From? / Robbins Burling
Coevolving with the Landscape? Migration Narratives and the Environmental History of the Nyishi Tribe in Upland Arunachal Pradesh / Alexander Aisher
Micro-Migrations of Hill Peoples in Northern Arunachal Pradesh : Rethinking Methodologies and Claims of Origins in Tibet / Toni Huber
Apatani Ideas and Idioms of Origins / Stuart Blackburn
Migration Narratives, Official Classifications, and Local identities : The Memba of the Hidden Land of Pachakshiri / Kerstin Grothmann
The Language, Culture, Environment and Origins of Proto-Tani Speakers : What is Knowable, and What is not (yet) / Mark W. Post
Glimpses of the Ethnolinguistic Prehistory of Northeastern India / George van Driem
Origin and Migration Myths in the Rhetoric of Naga Independence and Collective Identity / Marion Wettstein
Oral Histories and the "Origins" of Current Peoples : Dynamic Ethnogenesis, with Remarks upon the Limitations of Language-Family Subgrouping / F.K.L. Chit Hlaing
Cords and Connections : Ritual and Spatial Integration in the Jinghpaw Cultural Zone / Mandy Sadan
Origin and Return : Genesis and the Souls of the Dead in Naxi Myth and Ritual / Charles F. McKhann
Migrating Brothers and Party-State Discourses on Ethnic Origin in Southwest China / Koen Wellens.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Brill's Tibetan studies library -- v. 16/4


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
DS25.5 .O75 2012

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
9789004226913, 9789004228368
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