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anthropology GOLDSTEIN

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Dr. Melvyn Goldstein
JOHN REYNOLDS HARKNESS PROFESSOR OF ANTHROPOLOGY

 

Dr. Goldstein is a socio-cultural anthropologist specializing in Tibetan society. His topical interest include family and marriage (polyandry), cross-cultural and global aging, population studies, cultural ecology and economic development/change. He has conducted research in Tibet (Tibet Autonomous Region of China) on a range of topics including nomadic pastoralism, the impact of economic reforms on rural Tibet, family planning and fertility, the revival of Buddhism, modern Tibetan history, and socio-economic change. His has also conducted research in India (with Tibetan refugees), in northwest Nepal (with a Tibetan border community in Limi), in western Mongolia (with a nomadic pastoral community in Hovd province), in Kathmandu on family planning and intergenerational relations, and in eastern China on modernization and the elderly). Dr. Goldstein's current projects include: an oral history of Tibet, a multi-volume history of modern Tibet, a longitudinal study of the impact of China's reform policies on Tibetan nomads and a study investigating modernization and changing patterns of intergenerational relations in rural farming Tibet. 

 

CO-DIRECTOR, CENTER FOR RESEARCH ON TIBET

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CONTACT INFORMATION
OFFICE LOCATION: Mather Memorial Building
MAILING ADDRESS: 11220 Bellflower Road
  Cleveland, Ohio  44106-7125
  Room 241
TELEPHONE: 216.368.2265
E-MAIL ADDRESS: melvyn.goldstein@case.edu
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