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Charles Ramble: curriculum vitae


 

1. Personal information

Name: Charles A.E. Ramble

Nationality: British

Date of birth: 6 February 1957

Place of birth: Calcutta, India

 

Present employment:

Directeur d’études

(Professor of Tibetan History and Philology)

École Pratique des Hautes Études,

Section des Sciences Historiques et Philologiques,

4-14 rue Ferrus

75014 Paris

email: charles.ramble@orinst.ox.ac.uk

 

2. Education

1979-1985        University of Oxford, UK. D.Phil. in social anthropology. Title of doctoral thesis: “The lamas of Lubra: Tibetan Bonpo householder priests in North-west Nepal”.

1976–1979       University of Durham, UK. BA (Joint hons.) in psychology and anthropology.

1975–1976       Pomfret Academy, Pomfret, Connecticut, USA.

1969–1975       Peter Symonds’ Grammar School, Winchester, UK.

 

3. Post-doctoral research and employment

2016–      Co-director of Franco-German research project “Social Status in the Tibetan World” (three-year project funded            by   the French National Research Agency [ANR] and the German Research Council [DFG]

2010–       Directeur d’études, École Pratique des Hautes Études, Section des Sciences Historiques et Philologiques, Paris.

2010–       Research Lecturer in Tibetan and Himalayan Studies, University of Oxford.

2012–2016        Co-director of Franco-German research project “The Social History of Tibetan Societies, 17th–20th centuries (three-year project funded by the French National Research Agency [ANR] and the German Research Council [DFG]

2012–2015        Principal Investigator in Franco-Austrian research project “Text, Art and Performance in Bön Ritual” (three-year project funded by the Austrian Research Council [FWF])

2000–2010       University Lecturer in Tibetan and Himalayan Studies, University of Oxford.

1999           Chargé de cours, University of Paris X (Nanterre): lectures in anthropology of the Himalaya to MA and PhD candidates in ethnology.

1998–2000       Researcher, Institute for Social and Cultural Anthropology (Ethnology), University of Vienna.

1997–1998        Researcher (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter) at the Seminar für Zentralasienwissenschaft of the Humboldt University, Berlin, for the continuation of the Nepal-German Project on High Mountain Archaeology

 

                   Research associate (Auftragnehmer) at the Institut für Völkerkunde, University of Vienna.

1997                  Chargé de cours in Anthropology of Tibet and Nepal to diploma students INALCO, University of Paris.

1996–1997        Associate member l'ESA 8047, (CNRS/EPHE), Etudes tibétaines.

1992-1997            Researcher (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter) at the Seminar für Sprach- und Kulturwissenschaft Zentralasiens, University of Bonn, in the framework of the Nepal-German project on High Mountain Archaeology, a multidisciplinary research project on the history of settlement in northern Nepal, funded by the DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft).

1991–1992        Chargé de cours, University of Paris X (Nanterre): lectures in anthropology of the Himalaya to MA and PhD candidates in ethnology.

1989–1991        Consultant anthropologist in the research phase of a project to establish two contiguous cultural and environmental conservation zones: the Makalu-Barun Conservation Area in East Nepal, and the Qomolongma Nature Preserve in southern Tibet.

1987–1989        Naturalist in the Royal Chitwan National Park, Nepal.

 

 

 

1985–1987       Leverhulme study abroad scholarship for further research in Nepal and Tibet.

 

 

 

 

 

4. Visiting professorships

 

 

 

2013 (Sept–Oct) Visiting professor, Central University for Nationalities, Beijing, China.

 

 

 

2011 (Dec) –    Visiting professor, Northwestern Minorities University, Lanzhou,

 

2012 (Jan)        Gansu, China.

 

 

 

2010 (Dec)–     Visiting professor, CIRDIS: Center for Interdisciplinary Research and

 

2011 (March)   Documentation of Inner and South Asian Cultural History, University of Vienna.

 

 

 

2008 (Oct–Dec) Visiting research fellow, Institut für Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde, University of Vienna.

 

 

 

 

 

5. Grants and project associations (selected since 2000)

 

 

 

2016–               Director of the French team of the Franco-German research project “Social Status in the Tibetan World,” a three-year project funded by the French National Research Agency (ANR) and the German Research Council (DFG) (German team directed by Peter Schwieger, University of Bonn)

 

 

 

2015–                Cooperation partner of “Das Mustang ARCHIV: Untersuchung von handschriftlichen Dokumenten durch ethnographische Studien der Papierherstellungstradition in Nepal”, a two-year project directed by Agnieszka Helman-Wazny, Universität Hamburg, funded by the German Research Council (DFG)

 

 

 

2012–2016        Director of the French team of the Franco-German research project “The Social History of Tibetan Societies, 17th–20th centuries” (SHTS), three-year project (Mar 2012–Feb 2015) funded by the French National Research Agency (ANR-11-FRAL-0015, €320,000) and the German Research Council (German team directed by Peter Schwieger, University of Bonn), www.tibetanhistory.net

 

 

 

2012–2015        Principal Investigator in Franco-Austrian research project “Text, Art and Performance in Bön Ritual,” three-year project (Dec 2012–Nov 2015) funded by the Austrian Research Council (FWF: P24702-G21, €230,285)

 

 

 

2007–2011        “A Comparative Study of the Earliest Bon and Buddhist Phur pa traditions” (four-year project [May 2007–April 2011], funded by the AHRC (£220,205)

 

2006–2010        “A Critical Edition of the Thabs-kyi zhags-pa and a Comparative Study of its Commentary,” four-year project (March 2006–April 2010), funded by the AHRC (£151,248)

 

2004–2007        “Dunhuang Phur-pa materials,” a study of early Tibetan religious literature based on archaeological finds, three-year project (2004–2007), funded by the AHRB (£95,048)

 

Beginning “Ancient Tantras” Text Restorations: Critical Editions & Studies of Two Seminal Early Tibetan Scriptures (£97,734)

 

 

 

 

 

6. Advisory positions and professional memberships

 

2017               President elect, Société Européenne pour l’Etude des Civilisations de l’Himalaya et de l’Asie Centrale (SEECHAC).

 

 

 

2017–               Directeur, équipe Tibet, Bhoutan et Aires culturelles tibétaines.

 

 

 

2015–               Membre du conseil scientifique, Maison Archaeologie et Ethnologie, Université Paris Ouest.

 

 

 

2014–2016       Member of Scientific Advisory Body, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Austrian Academy of Science.

 

 

 

2014–               Membre de la Société Asiatique.

 

 

 

2013–               Member of editorial board, Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde, Vienna.

 

 

 

2012—            Membre du conseil d’administraton de la Société Européenne pour l'Etude des Civilisations de l'Himalaya et de l'Asie Centrale (SEECHAC)

 

 

 

2012– 2015       Membre du conseil scientifique de la Société française de l’étude du monde tibétain (member of the scientific council of the French Society for the Study of the Tibetan World).

 

 

 

2011–               Membre du conseil scientifique de l’École française d'Extrême-Orient (EFEO) (member of the scientific council of the French School of East Asian Studies).

 

 

 

2011–               Editorial board member, Etudes mongoles, siberiennes, centrasiatiques et tibétaines.

 

 

 

2010–               Membre du conseil scientifique de l’Association internationale pour les recherches sur le Bön (AIRB) (member of the scientific council of the International Association for Research on Bön).

 

 

 

2008–2012       Member of the selection committee for Section 38 of the CNRS (Membre du jury d’admissibilité du comité national de la recherche scientifique, Section 38).

 

 

 

2007–2013       Member of the scientific committee of the Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Documentation of Inner and South Asian Cultural History (CIRDIS), based at the University of Vienna.

 

 

 

2006–2013       President, International Association for Tibetan Studies (IATS).

 

 

 

2004–               Vice-President, Eco-Himal UK

 

 

 

2003–               Editorial board member, Brill’s Tibetan Studies Library.

 

 

 

2000–2006       Member of the advisory board of the International Association for Tibetan Studies (IATS).

 

 

 

1994–2002       Co-editor (with Prof. Kamal Prakash Malla) of Kailash: a Journal of Himalayan Studies.

 

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Journal articles19 documents

  • Charles Ramble. Crime, Punishment and Socio-Economic Status in Mustang (Nepal) in the Early 19th Century. Revue d'Etudes Tibétaines, CNRS, 2021, no. 57, pp. 241-257. ⟨hal-03112182⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Bearers of the past, bridges with the beyond: the complicated lives of ordinary objects.. The Selfless Ego: Conjuring Tibetan Lives, 2020, 2 spécial issue, pp.411-428. ⟨10.1080/14484528.2020.1773027⟩. ⟨hal-03112336⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The Tibetan novel as social history: reflections on Trashi Palden’s Phal pa’i khyim tshang gi skyuid sdug. Revue d’études tibétaines 49, 149–191.. Revue d'Etudes Tibétaines, CNRS, 2019. ⟨hal-03112195⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The legal foundations of Tibetan religious thought. In D. Arnold, C. Ducher and P.-J. Harter (eds) Reason and Lives in Buddhist Traditions: Studies in Honor of Matthew Kapstein. Boston: Wisdom Publications, 35–51.. Reason and Lives in Buddhist Traditions: Studies in Honor of Matthew Kapstein., 2019. ⟨hal-03112119⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Longing for retirement: the testament of Chos mdzad nyi shar, the last Ya ngal. In J. Bischoff, P. Maurer and C. Ramble (eds) On a Day of a Month of the Fire Bird Year. Festschrift for Peter Schwieger on his 65th Birthday. Kathmandu: Lumbini International Research Institute, 635–49.. On a Day of a Month of the Fire Bird Year. Festschrift for Peter Schwieger on his 65th Birthday, 2019. ⟨hal-03112146⟩
  • Charles Ramble. A Century of Trade and Tension: Stakeholders in the Kali Gandaki Salt Route, Mid-19th to Mid-20th Centuries.. Commerce and Communities: Social and Political Status and the Exchange of Goods in Tibetan Societies., 2018, pp.197-222. ⟨hal-03112032⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Producing ‘South Asian’ Tibetan documents in highland Nepal, 19th to 20th centuries: the emergence and disappearance of a local diplomatic tradition.. Studies in Historical Documents from Nepal and India, 2018, pp.109-132. ⟨hal-03112190⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Lama Bön et maître de maison dans les marches tibétaines de l’Himalaya.. Une journée dans une vie. Une vie dans une journée. Ascètes et moines aujourd’hui, 2018, pp.59-81. ⟨hal-03112114⟩
  • Agnieszka Helman-Ważny, Charles Ramble. Tibetan documents in the archives of the tantric lamas of Tshognam in Mustang, Nepal: An interdisciplinary case study. Revue d’études tibétaines 39, 266–341.. Revue d'Etudes Tibétaines, CNRS, 2017, pp.266-341. ⟨hal-03112109⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Ngondzin Ngawang Gyatso. The Lhadag Le’u (lha bdag le’u), ritual specialists of the Black Water Bon of the Phenomenal World in Southern Amdo: a brief introduction. Oriental Archive - Archiv Orientalni­, Oriental Institute (Prague), 2016, 84 (3), pp.561-575. ⟨hal-01649636⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The deer as a structuring principle in certain Bonpo rituals: a comparison of three texts for the acquisition of good fortune (g.yang).. Cultural Flows across the Western Himalaya, 2015, pp.499-528. ⟨hal-03112096⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Trouble with vampires: or, how the layout of this book came to be done.. Tibetan and Himalayan Healing, 2015, pp.556-570. ⟨hal-03112197⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Real and imaginary Tibetan chimeras and their special powers. Mongolo-Tibetica Pragensia, 2014, 6 (2), pp.14-33. ⟨hal-01525029⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The complexity of Tibetan pilgrimage.. Buddhist Pilgrimage in History and Present Times, 2014, pp.179-196. ⟨hal-03112094⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The Assimilation of Astrology in the Tibetan Bon Religion. Extrême-Orient Extrême-Occident, Presses universitaires de Vincennes, 2013, pp.199-232. ⟨10.4000/extremeorient.288⟩. ⟨hal-00943576⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Both fish and fowl? Preliminary reflections on some representations of a Tibetan mirror-world.. Halle: International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies, 2013, 2, pp.75-90. ⟨hal-03112106⟩
  • Charles Ramble. A nineteenth-century Bonpo pilgrim in Western Tibet and Nepal: episodes from the life of dKar-ru grub-dbang bsTan-’dzin rin-chen.. Revue d'Etudes Tibétaines, CNRS, 2008, 15 (2), pp.481-502. ⟨hal-03112029⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Sacral kings and divine sovereigns: principles of Tibetan monarchy in Theory and Practice.. Power, Place and the Subject in Inner Asia, 2006, pp.129-149. ⟨hal-03112192⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Status and death: mortuary rites and attitudes to the body in a Tibetan village.. Kailash, 1982, pp.333-359. ⟨hal-03112194⟩

Books20 documents

  • Charles Ramble, Agnieszka Helman-Wazny. The Mustang Archives: Analysis of Handwritten Documents via the Study of Papermaking Traditions in Nepal. Brepols. 2021. ⟨hal-03203375⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Tibetan Sources for a Social History of Mustang, Nepal. Volume 3: the Archive of Kunzang Chöling Convent.. International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies. 2019. ⟨hal-03203398⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Agnieszka Helman-Wazny,. The Mardzong Manuscripts: Preservation, Interpretation and Dating of an Archaeological Find in Mustang, Nepal.. Eikon Publishing. 2018. ⟨hal-03203402⟩
  • Charles Ramble, John Harrison, Drandul Nyima. A Blessing for the Land: The Art and Architecture and History of Künzang Chöling Convent, Mustang, Nepal.. Vajra Books. 2018. ⟨hal-03203405⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Tibetan Sources for a Social History of Mustang, Nepal. Volume 2: The Archives of the Tantric Lamas of Tshognam. International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies. 2016, Dieter Schuh. ⟨hal-01525032⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Peter Schwieger, Alice Travers. Tibetans who Escaped the Historian’s Net: Contributions to the Social History of Tibetan-speaking Societies.. Vajra Books. 2015. ⟨hal-03203428⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Ulrike Roesler. Tibetan and Himalayan Healing: An Anthology for Anthony Aris. Charles Ramble; Ulrike Roesler. Vajra Publications, 2015. ⟨hal-01649628⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Hanna Havnevik. From Bhakti to Bon: Festschrift for Per Kværne. Charles Ramble; Hanna Havnevik. The Institute for Comparative Research in Human Culture/Novus Forlag, 2015. ⟨hal-01649629⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Tibetan sources for a social history of Mustang, Nepal. IITBS, International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies, 3, 2012. ⟨hal-01649615⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Tibetan sources for a social history of Mustang, Nepal. IITBS, International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies, 2, 2012. ⟨hal-01649616⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Jill Sudbury. This World and the Next: Contributions on Tibetan Religion, Science and Society. Charles Ramble; Jill Sudbury. IITBS, International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies, 271 p., 2012, 978-3-03809-114-1. ⟨hal-01649619⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Tibetan Sources for a Social History of Mustang, Nepal. Volume 1: the Archive of Te.. International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies. 2008. ⟨hal-03203412⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The Navel of the Demoness: Tibetan Buddhism and Civil Religion in Highland Nepal.. Oxford University Press. 2008. ⟨hal-03203410⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Geshe Gelek. Sacred Landscape and Pilgrimage in Tibet: in Search of the Lost Kingdon of Bön.. Abeville Press. 2005. ⟨hal-03203415⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Nicolas Tournadre, Sangda Dorje. Manual of Standard Tibetan: Language and Civilization.. Snow Lion Publications. 2003. ⟨hal-03203450⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Katia Buffetrille. Tibétains. 1959-1999: 40 ans de colonisation.. Éditions Autrement - collection Monde HS no. 108. 1998. ⟨hal-03203436⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Chhetri P.B., J. Karki. Final Evaluation Report, Natural Resource Management Project, Mustang District.. CARE Nepal. 1998. ⟨hal-03203554⟩
  • Charles Ramble, P. Christiansen. Local government in Upper Dolpa.. LTDA. 1996. ⟨hal-03203555⟩
  • Charles Ramble, R.K. Nepali, K. Sangam, Chapagain C.. The Makalu-Barun National Park and Conservation Community Resource Management Component.. HMG / WMI. 1990. ⟨hal-03203559⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Chapagain C.. Preliminary notes on the cultural dimension of conservation. Makalu-Barun Conservation Project working paper publication series report no. 10.. HMG / WMI. 1990. ⟨hal-03203557⟩

Book sections69 documents

  • Charles Ramble, Agnieszka Helman-Wazny,. Ngondzin Ngawang Gyatso, The Lungyig texts of the Leu scriptures from the Phenchu area, in Amdo.. de Gruyter. Bon and Naxi Manuscripts: Essays on Form, Function and Preservation., Agnieszka Helman-Ważny; Charles Ramble, 2021. ⟨hal-03203446⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Signs and portents in nature and in dreams: what they mean and what can be done about them.. Brill. Glimpses of Tibetan Divination, Past and Present., pp.118-35., 2019. ⟨hal-03203457⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Mustang: black and white, but never gray.. Vajra Books. Mustang., Kevin Bubriski, 2017. ⟨hal-03203543⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Préface.. Editions Findakly. In Nicole Grimaud et Patrick Grimaud, Dagues rituelles de l’Himalaya., 2017. ⟨hal-03203544⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Préface. Max Milo. Les dévots du Bouddha., Marion Dapsance, 2016. ⟨hal-03203546⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Drandul Nyima. Reason against tradition: an attempt at cultural reform in a Tibetan-speaking community in Panchayat-era Nepal. J. Bischoff; S. Mullard. Rules, Reform and Regulations: New Perspectives on Tibetan Social History, Brill, 2016. ⟨hal-01649635⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The Demoness’s right (or left) knee (or ankle). A pilgrim’s account of Pra dun tse temple from 1898.. Olaf Czaja and Guntram Hazod. The Illuminating Mirror: Tibetan Studies in Honour of Per Sørensen on the Occasion of his 65th Birthday, Reichert Verlag, pp.375-388, 2015, 9783954901371. ⟨hal-01630244⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Demdem and Dachang: the Regulative Rules of Two Archery Festivals from South Mustang (Nepal).. Dieter Schuh. Secular Law and Order in the Tibetan Highland : contributions to a workshop organized by the Tibet Institute in Andiast (Switzerland) on the occasion of the 65th birthday of Christoph Cüppers from the 8th of June to the 12th of June 2014, IITBS GmbH, International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies, pp.197-224, 2015, 978-3-03809-126-4. ⟨hal-03112098⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Behind the frame: reflections on Nepal. Kevin Bubriski. Nepal: 1975–2011, Peabody Museum Press, pp.9-22, 2014. ⟨hal-01649626⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The contractor, the duke, the prime minister and the villagers: exploitation and resistance in nineteenth-century rural Nepal.. Himal Books. Sucāruvādadeśika: A Festschrift Honoring Professor Theodore Riccardi., B.M. Owens; T. Lewis, 2014. ⟨hal-03203465⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Behind the frame: reflections on Nepal.. Peabody Museum Press. In Kevin Bubriski, Nepal: 1975–2011., pp.9-22, 2014. ⟨hal-03203464⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Fearless Dawn, Bloodless Demon: literary and iconographic manifestations of a little-known Bonpo protector. From Bhakti to Bon: Festschrift for Per Kvaerne, Novus Forlag, pp.409-430, 2014. ⟨hal-01525005⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The contractor, the duke, the prime minister and the villagers: exploitation and resistance in nineteenth-century rural Nepal.. (eds) Todd T. Lewis and Bruce M. Owens. Sucāruvādadeśika: A Festschrift Honoring Professor Theodore Riccardi, Himal Books, pp. 198-211, 2014. ⟨hal-01630242⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Nagru Geshe. Foreword. Dimitri Ermakov; Carol Ermakova. Bön in Nepal. Traces of the Great Zhang Zhung Ancestors in the Himalayas. The Light of the History of Existence, Heritage Publishers, 2013. ⟨hal-01649622⟩
  • Charles Ramble, D. Klimburg-Salter, L. Lojda. Bön: Geister aus Butter: Kunst und Ritual des alten Tibet.. Katalog zur Ausstellung im Museum für Völkerkunde, 2013. ⟨hal-03203443⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Hidden Himalayan transcripts: strategies of social opposition in Mustang (Nepal), 19th–20th centuries.. Charles Ramble, Peter Schwieger, Alice Travers. Tibetans who Escaped the Historian’s Net: Studes in the Social History of Tibetan-speaking Regions, Vajra Books, pp.231-252, 2013, 978-9937-623-10-0. ⟨hal-01630238⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Foreword.. Kobe City University of Foreign Studies. Current Issues and Progress in Tibetan Studies. Proceedings of the Third International Seminar of Young Tibetologists, Kobe 2012. Journal of Research Institute, 51, Tsuguhito Takeuchi; Kazushi Iwao; Ai Nishida; Seiji Kumagai; Meishi Yamamoto, 2013. ⟨hal-03203547⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Foreword.. Dimitri Ermakov; Carol Ermakova. Bön in Nepal. Traces of the Great Zhang Zhung Ancestors in the Himalayas. The Light of the History of Existence., Nagru Geshe Gelek Jinpa, 2013. ⟨hal-03203548⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Foreword. Marietta Kind. The Bon Landscape of Dolpo: Pilgrimages, Monasteries, Biographies and the Emergence of Bon, Peter Lang, 2012. ⟨hal-01649621⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Foreword. N. J. Allen. Miyapma: Traditional Narratives of the Thulung Rai, Vajra Publications, 2012. ⟨hal-01649620⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Jill Sudbury. Introduction. Charles Ramble; Jill Sudbury. This World and the Next: Contributions on Tibetan Religion, Science and Society, IITBS, International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies, pp.7-16, 2012, 978-3-03809-114-1. ⟨hal-01649618⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Foreword.. Peter Lang AG. The Bon Landscape of Dolpo: Pilgrimages, Monasteries, Biographies and the Emergence of Bon., Kind, M., 2012. ⟨hal-03203550⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Foreword.. Vajra Publications. Miyapma: Traditional Narratives of the Thulung Rai., Allen, N.J, 2012. ⟨hal-03203552⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Foreword.. Amnye Machen Institute. Revisiting Tibetan Culture and History. Proceedings of the Second International Seminar of Young Tibetologists, Paris 2009., Kalsang Norbu Gurung; Tim Myatt; Nicola Schneider; Alice Travers, 2012. ⟨hal-03203553⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The good, the bad and the ugly: the circumscription of saintly evil in Tibetan biography. Lives Lived, Lives Imagined: Biography in the Buddhist Traditions, 2010. ⟨hal-01629627⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Playing dice with the devil: a Bonpo soul-retrieval ritual attributed to Kong rtse ’phrul rgyal and its interpretation in Mustang, Nepal.. Bon: the Indigenous Source for Tibetan Religion. Special issue of East and West, 59 (1-4), Samten Karmay; Donatella Rossi, 2010. ⟨hal-03203471⟩
  • Charles Ramble. History from below: an introduction to three archival collections from Mustang, Nepal.. International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies. Ancient Treasures, New Discoveries., H. Diemberger; K. Phuntso, 2010. ⟨hal-03203472⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Tsewang Rigdzin and the Bon tradition of sacred geography.. Rubin Museum of Art. Bon: the Magic Word., S. Karmay, pp.125-146, 2007. ⟨hal-03203476⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The Aya: fragments of an unknown Tibetan priesthood.. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde. Pramanakirtih. Papers Dedicated to Ernst Steinkellner on the Occasion of his 70th Birthday. Part 2., B. Kellner; H. Krasser; H. Lasic; M.T. Much; H. Tauscher, pp.681-718, 2007. ⟨hal-03203478⟩
  • Charles Ramble, Niels Gutschow, Axel Michaels, Ernst Steinkellner. Sacred Landscape in the Himalaya.. Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Proceedings of an interdisciplinary conference held in Heidelberg, 25th-27th May 1998., 2003. ⟨hal-03203433⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Article on Tibetan History. Institut für Asienkunde. Das Große China Lexikon, 2003. ⟨hal-03203486⟩
  • Charles Ramble, N. Gutschow. Up and down, inside and out: notions of space and territory in Tibetan villages of Mustang, Nepal. Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Sacred Landscape in the Himalaya, 2003. ⟨hal-03203485⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Bonpo monasteries and temples of the Himalayan region.. National Museum of Ethnology. A Survey of Bonpo Monasteries in the Himalaya, S.G. Karmay; Y. Nagano, 2003. ⟨hal-03203481⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Temporal disjunction and collectivity in Mustang, Nepal. Current Anthropology 43, supplement, August-October., 2002. ⟨hal-03203491⟩
  • Charles Ramble, W. Holzner. Integrated ecological studies of pasture problems in the Tibetan Autonomous Region, P.R. China.. International Livestock Research Institute. Yak Production in Central Asian Highlands: Proceedings of the Third International Congress on yak Held in Lhasa, P/R. China, 4-9 September 2000., H. Jianlin, 2002. ⟨hal-03203496⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The Victory Song of Porong.. Brill. Territory and Identity in Tibet and the Himalayas., K. Buffetrille; H. Diemberger, pp.59-84, 2002. ⟨hal-03203488⟩
  • Charles Ramble, P. Boyer. Cognitive Templates for Religious Concepts: Cross-cultural Evidence for Recall of Counter-Intuitive Representations.. Cognitive Science 25 (4)., 2001. ⟨hal-03203499⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Household organisation and hierarchy in Kagbeni: the limits to cultural revival in a changing society.. Giessener Geographische Schriften 77. Kagbeni—Contributions to the Village’s History and Geography., P. Pohle; W. Haffner, 2001. ⟨hal-03203501⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Art without artists: Robert Powell’s Mustang collection.. Völkerkundemuseum der Universität Zürich. Robert Powell: Himalayan Drawings., M. Oppitz, 2001. ⟨hal-03203498⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The old sector system of Kagbeni: notes on the history of land use and social organisation.. Giessener Geographische Schriften 77. Kagbeni—Contributions to the Village’s History and Geography., P. Pohle; W. Haffner, 2001. ⟨hal-03203500⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The secular surroundings of a Bonpo ceremony: games, popular rituals and economic structures in the mDos-rgyab of Klu-brag monastery (Nepal).. National Museum of Ethnology. New Horizons in Bon Studies. Proceedings of a conference held in Osaka, August 1999., S. Karmay; Y. Nagano, 2000. ⟨hal-03203502⟩
  • Charles Ramble. A literary biography of Michael Aris.. European Bulletin of Himalayan Research 17, 1999. ⟨hal-03203503⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The Mustang villages of Kag, Te and Khyinga: an introduction to history, ethnicity and the idea of place.. Verlag Philipp von Zabern. Beiträge zur Allgemeinen und Vergleichenden Archäologie, Band 18., pp.147-82, 1998. ⟨hal-03203509⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The classification of territorial divinities in Pagan and Buddhist rituals of South Mustang.. Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Tibetan Mountain Deities, their Cults and Representations., A.-M. Blondeau, 1998. ⟨hal-03203504⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Prologue. Éditions Autrement - collection Monde HS. Tibétains. 1959-1999: 40 ans de colonisation., K. Buffetrille, pp.7-17, 1998. ⟨hal-03203511⟩
  • Charles Ramble, John Harrison. Houses and households in Southern Mustang.. Ancient Nepal, 140, pp.23-37, 1998. ⟨hal-03203506⟩
  • Charles Ramble, John Harrison. Watermills in Mustang: notes on architecture, function and management.. Ancient Nepal, pp.39-52, 1998. ⟨hal-03203508⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Chronologie. Éditions Autrement - collection Monde HS. Tibétains. 1959-1999: 40 ans de colonisation., K. Buffetrille, pp.170-74, 1998. ⟨hal-03203512⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Tibetan pride of place; or, why Nepal's Bhotes are not an ethnic group.. Harwood. Politics and Ethnicity in a Hindu Kingdom., Gellner; J. Pfaff, 1997. ⟨hal-03203515⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Se: notes on the distribution of an archaic ethnonym in Tibet and Nepal.. Société d'Ethnologie, Nanterre. Les Habitants du Toit du Monde., S. Karmay; Ph. Sagant, 1997. ⟨hal-03203516⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The Creation of the Bon Mountain of Kongpo.. D.K. Printworld. Mandala and Landscape., A.W. Macdonald, 1997. ⟨hal-03203513⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Mustang, the ancient kingdom of Lo.. Asian Art and Culture 9 (3), Fall 1996 (special issue on the Himalayas)., 1996. ⟨hal-03203519⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Patterns of places.. : Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Reflections of the Mountain: essays on the history and social meaning of the mountain cult in Tibet and the Himalaya., A.-M. Blondeau; E. Steinkellner, 1996. ⟨hal-03203518⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Dead and living settlements in the Shod-yul of Mustang.. Ancient Nepal, 1995. ⟨hal-03203523⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Gaining ground: representations of territory in Bon and Tibetan popular tradition.. The Tibet Journal, 1995. ⟨hal-03203522⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Writings in Monochrome.. Himal, 1994. ⟨hal-03203526⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Civic authority and agrarian management in southern Mustang: remarks on a nineteenth-century land-tax register from Kagbeni.. Ancient Nepal, no. 135., 1994. ⟨hal-03203525⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Rule by play in southern Mustang.. Anthropology of Tibet and the Himalaya, M. Brauen, 1993. ⟨hal-03203527⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Whither, indeed, the tsampa-eaters?. Himal, 1993. ⟨hal-03203529⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Reflections of a plant-hunter in Nepal: an interview with Dr. Tirtha Bahadur Shrestha.. European Bulletin of Himalayan Research, no. 5., 1993. ⟨hal-03203528⟩
  • Charles Ramble. A ritual of political unity in an old Nepalese kingdom.. Ancient Nepal, pp.130-133., 1993. ⟨hal-03203531⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The headman as a force for cultural conservation: the case of the Tepas of Nepal.. Himalayan Environment and Culture., N.K. Rustomji; C. Ramble, 1990. ⟨hal-03203533⟩
  • Charles Ramble. How Buddhist are Buddhist communities? The construction of tradition in two lamaist villages.. Journal of the Anthropological Society of Oxford 21(2), 1990. ⟨hal-03203535⟩
  • Charles Ramble, N.K. Rustomji. Himalayan Environment and Culture: Analysis and Prospect.. Indus Publications. Proceedings of a conference held at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, October 1986., 1990. ⟨hal-03203458⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The Muktinath Yartung: a Tibetan harvest festival in its social and historical context.. L'Ethnographie 83 (100-101), pp.221-25, 1987. ⟨hal-03203537⟩
  • Charles Ramble, M. Vinding. The 'Bem-chag village record and the early history of Mustang District.. Kailash 13 (1-2), pp.5-48, 1987. ⟨hal-03203536⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Buddhist people of the north Nepal borderland.. The Buddhist Heritage of Nepal., J. K. Locke, 1985. ⟨hal-03203539⟩
  • Charles Ramble. The founding of a Tibetan village: the popular transformation of history.. Kailash 10 (3-4), pp.267-90., 1983. ⟨hal-03203540⟩
  • Charles Ramble. Recent books on Tibet and the Buddhist Himalaya.. Journal of the Anthropological Society of Oxford 11 (2)., 1980. ⟨hal-03203542⟩

Directions of work or proceedings1 document

  • Charles Ramble, Peter Schwieger, Alice Travers. Tibetans who Escaped the Historian's Net. Studies in the Social History of Tibetan Societies. Vajra Publications, pp.255, 2013. ⟨hal-00933955⟩