The Resource Imagining the good life : negotiating culture and development in Nepal Himalaya, by Francis Khek Gee Lim

Imagining the good life : negotiating culture and development in Nepal Himalaya, by Francis Khek Gee Lim

Label
Imagining the good life : negotiating culture and development in Nepal Himalaya
Title
Imagining the good life
Title remainder
negotiating culture and development in Nepal Himalaya
Statement of responsibility
by Francis Khek Gee Lim
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Combining ethnographic research and theoretical reflections on the pursuit of the good life in a Tibetan community in the Nepal Himalaya, this book offers a perspective in seeking to understand contemporary experience of development and globalization
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.3095496
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC425.Z7
LC item number
L365 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Social sciences in Asia,
Series volume
v. 20
Label
Imagining the good life : negotiating culture and development in Nepal Himalaya, by Francis Khek Gee Lim
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-228) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; List of Tables; List of Maps and Photographs; Acknowledgements; Chapter One Introduction: In Pursuit of the Good Life; Chapter Two Zombie Slayers in a 'Hidden Valley'; Chapter Three Crossing Borders; Chapter Four Being in the World and the Rituals of Life; Chapter Five Embedding Bikäs in Everyday Life; Chapter Six Romantic Dreams and Practical Lives; Chapter Seven The Morality of Well-being; Chapter Eight Conclusion: Place, History and the Good Life; Glossary of Terms; References; Index
Control code
ocn593238486
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047443377
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35854133
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593238486
  • pebcs9047443373
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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