Our Great Qing: The Mongols, Buddhism, and the State in Late Imperial China 9780824863814

"In a sweeping overview of four centuries of Mongolian history that draws on previously untapped sources, Johan Elv

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Our Great Qing: The Mongols, Buddhism, and the State in Late Imperial China
 9780824863814

Table of contents :
Contents
Acknowledgments
Note on Transcription
Mongol Reign Periods
Qing Reign Periods
Introduction
1. The Mongols on the Eve of Conquest
2. The Mongols and Political Authority
3. Qing Ornamentalism and the Cult of Chinggis Khan
4. The Poetics, Rituals and Language of Being Mongol, Buddhist and Qing
5. The Buddhist Qing and Mongol Localization in the Nineteenth Century
Epilogue
Notes
List of Tibetan Spellings
Chinese Character Glossary
References
Index
About the Author

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