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Author Fjeld, Heidi.

Title Commoners and nobles : hereditary divisions in Tibet / Heidi Fjeld
Published Copenhagen : NIAS, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 170 pages) : illustrations
Series NIAS monograph ; 96
NIAS monograph ; 96
Contents Introduction -- Social categories -- Expressions of rank in daily life -- Marriage -- Keepers of cultural knowledge -- The value of inherited knowledge -- Morality and rank -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-165) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Aristocracy (Social class) -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region.
Social classes -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Social conditions.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Social policy.
Form Electronic book
Author Nordic Institute of Asian Studies.
ISBN 8776945243 (electronic bk.)
9788776945244 (electronic bk.)