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The Mangghuer Nadun: Village Ritual and Frontier History on the Northeast Tibetan Plateau

posted on 2021-07-28, 01:48 authored by Gerald RocheGerald Roche
This thesis examines cultural variation and the processes of cultural change that form it through a case-study of variation and invariance in the performance of Nadun, a ritual performed in fifty-three communities in the Sanchuan region of northwest China primarily by Mangghuer (Tu) but also Tiebie (Tibetan) and Qidai (Han Chinese) communities.


Center or Department

Department of International Business and Asian Studies, Griffith Business School

Thesis type

Ph. D.

Awarding institution

Griffith University

Year Awarded


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