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The Resource Why the Dalai Lama matters : his act of truth as the solution for China, Tibet, and the world, Robert Thurman

Why the Dalai Lama matters : his act of truth as the solution for China, Tibet, and the world, Robert Thurman

Label
Why the Dalai Lama matters : his act of truth as the solution for China, Tibet, and the world
Title
Why the Dalai Lama matters
Title remainder
his act of truth as the solution for China, Tibet, and the world
Statement of responsibility
Robert Thurman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores why the Dalai Lama has earned the world's love and respect, and how restoring Tibet's autonomy within China is not only possible, but also highly probable
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thurman, Robert A. F
Dewey number
294.3/923092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
BQ7935.B777
LC item number
T48 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho
  • Buddhism
  • Central-local government relations
  • Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
Target audience
adult
Label
Why the Dalai Lama matters : his act of truth as the solution for China, Tibet, and the world, Robert Thurman
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0828/2008008529-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-231)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 35
  • 3
  • Dalai Lama's Call for an Ethical and Spiritual Revolution
  • 99
  • Part II
  • Solution for China and Tibet
  • 123
  • 4
  • A Middle Way for China and Tibet
  • 125
  • Part I
  • 5
  • A Plan for President Hu and the Dalai Lama
  • 137
  • Part III
  • Tibet Solved, Freed, Restored
  • 153
  • 6
  • Envisioning the Goal
  • 155
  • 7
  • Who Is the Dalai Lama and Why Is He the Key?
  • Bod Autonomous Region Internal System of Government
  • 169
  • 8
  • Dedication of Tibet as a Nature Preserve
  • 185
  • 9
  • Freeing Tibet: A Great Win for China and Tibet, Ecologically and Economically
  • 209
  • Afterword: Ten Points of Hope
  • 227
  • 1
  • Tibetan Flag Key
  • 232
  • 1
  • Who Is the Dalai Lama?
  • 3
  • 2
  • What Has the Dalai Lama Accomplished?
Control code
ocn212893581
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books/Beyond Words hardcover edition.
Extent
xxiv, 231 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781582702209
Lccn
2008008529
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
294.3923 T425W ; L ; XX-N ; NX0807B2 ; Rev.
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 212893581
  • (Sirsi) 212893581
  • (OCoLC)212893581
Label
Why the Dalai Lama matters : his act of truth as the solution for China, Tibet, and the world, Robert Thurman
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0828/2008008529-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-231)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 35
  • 3
  • Dalai Lama's Call for an Ethical and Spiritual Revolution
  • 99
  • Part II
  • Solution for China and Tibet
  • 123
  • 4
  • A Middle Way for China and Tibet
  • 125
  • Part I
  • 5
  • A Plan for President Hu and the Dalai Lama
  • 137
  • Part III
  • Tibet Solved, Freed, Restored
  • 153
  • 6
  • Envisioning the Goal
  • 155
  • 7
  • Who Is the Dalai Lama and Why Is He the Key?
  • Bod Autonomous Region Internal System of Government
  • 169
  • 8
  • Dedication of Tibet as a Nature Preserve
  • 185
  • 9
  • Freeing Tibet: A Great Win for China and Tibet, Ecologically and Economically
  • 209
  • Afterword: Ten Points of Hope
  • 227
  • 1
  • Tibetan Flag Key
  • 232
  • 1
  • Who Is the Dalai Lama?
  • 3
  • 2
  • What Has the Dalai Lama Accomplished?
Control code
ocn212893581
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books/Beyond Words hardcover edition.
Extent
xxiv, 231 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781582702209
Lccn
2008008529
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
294.3923 T425W ; L ; XX-N ; NX0807B2 ; Rev.
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 212893581
  • (Sirsi) 212893581
  • (OCoLC)212893581

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