• 42 Citations
19972018
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Research Output 1997 2018

2018

Playing the Long Game? The Politics of Religious Revival in China and Tibet

Mills, M. A., 15 Jun 2018, Asia Dialogue.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
Tibet
China
politics
State Policy
Revival

The Last Gift of the God-King: Narrating the Dalai Lama’s Resignation

Mills, M. A., Nov 2018, Tibetan Subjectivities on the Global Stage: Negotiating Dispossession. Bhoil, S. & Galvan-Alvarez, E. (eds.). London: Lexington Books, (Studies in Modern Tibetan Culture).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

resignation
gift
charter
god
constitution
2017
6 Downloads (Pure)

Dividing the Third Pole: Beijing's Vision for the Tibetan Plateau

Mills, M., 21 Jun 2017, China Policy Institute: Analysis.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

File
Mineral resources
Relocation
resettlement
move
Pole
2015
8 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Religious Relationships with the Environment in a Tibetan Rural Community: Interactions and Contrasts with Popular Notions of Indigenous Environmentalism

Woodhouse, E., Mills, M. A., McGowan, P. J. K. & Milner-Gulland, E. J., Apr 2015, In : Human Ecology. 43, 2, p. 295-307 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
environmentalism
Rural Population
rural community
Commodification
Buddhism

The Dalai Lama’s secret temple goes to London

Mills, M. A., 19 Nov 2015, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
Mindfulness
Temple
Dalai Lama
Mental Illness
Psychiatrists

The Perils of Exchange: Karma, Kingship and Templecraft in Tibet

Mills, M. A., 2015, In : Cahiers d'Extême Asie . 24, p. 189-209 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Tibet
cadre
ambivalence
2014
6 Downloads (Pure)

Who Belongs to Tibet? Governmental Narratives of State in the Ganden Podrang

Mills, M. A., 2014, Facing Globalization in the Himalayas: Belonging and the Politics of the Self. Toffin, G. & Pfaff-Czarnecka, J. (eds.). SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, p. 397-419 23 p. (Governance, Conflict and Civic Action; vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Tibet
Dalai Lama
History
Buddhist
Religion
2013
18 Downloads (Pure)
Tibet
parliament
protest
China
Group
6 Citations (Scopus)

The Opposite of Witchcraft: Evans-Pritchard and the Problem of the Person

Mills, M. A., Mar 2013, In : Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. 19, 1, p. 18-33 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ethnography
human being
everyday action
witch
rationality
2012
3 Citations (Scopus)

Ritual as History in Tibetan Divine Kingship: Notes on the Myth of the Khotanese Monks

Mills, M. A., Feb 2012, In : History of Religions. 51, 3, p. 219-220 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

History
Monks
Kingship
Avalokitesvara
Mythology
2011

Anthropology and Religious Studies

Mills, M., 2011, The Sage Handbook of Social Anthropology. Gledhill, J. & Fardon, R. (eds.). Sage Publications

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

anthropology
2010
5 Downloads (Pure)

Religious policy and state control in Tibet: Scottish Parliament cross-party group on Tibet, briefing paper 3

Mills, M. & Scrimgeour, R., 2010, Scottish Parliament's Cross Party Group on Tibet. 6 p. (Scottish Parliament's Cross-Party Group on Tibet Briefing Papers; vol. 3)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned Report

Open Access
File
religious policy
Tibet
government supervision
parliament
government-in-exile
2009
8 Downloads (Pure)

Issues of Sovereignty in the Sino-Tibetan Dispute: Briefing paper No.2 of the Scottish Parliament's Cross-Party Group on Tibet

Mills, M. & Scottish Parliament's Cross-Party Group on Tibet, 2009, 12 p.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
File
Tibet
parliament
sovereignty
Group

La double figure du moine: Monachisme et maisons

Translated title of the contribution: The Two-Dimensional Monk : Monasticism and HouseholdingMills, M., 31 Dec 2009, Moines et moniales de par le monde: La vie monastique au miroir de la parenté. Herrou, A. & Krauskopff, G. (eds.). Paris, France: Editions L'Harmattan, p. 161-171 11 p. (Collection Religion et Sciences Humaines).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

This Circle of Kings: Modern Tibetan Visions of World Peace

Mills, M., 1 Feb 2009, Boundless Worlds: An Anthropological Approach To Movement. Kirby, P. (ed.). New York, NY, USA: Berghahn Books, p. 95-114 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2008
1 Citation (Scopus)

Small Shoes and Painted Faces: Possession States and Embodiment in Buddhist Ladakh

Mills, M., 2008, Modern Ladakh: Anthropological Perspectives on Continuity and Change. Van Beek, M. & Pirie, F. (eds.). Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, p. 139-152 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Downloads (Pure)

The 2008 Protests in Tibet: Main Facts & Analysis

Mills, M., Apr 2008, Unknown Publisher. 4 p. (Scottish Parliament's Cross-Party Group on Tibet Briefing Papers; vol. 1)

Research output: Book/ReportOther Report

File
Tibet
protest
event
2007
Divination
Mythology
Buddhist
Tibet
History

Roaring Mice: A comment on Ingold and Mesoudi, Whiten and Laland (AT 23[2])

Mills, M. A., 28 Sep 2007, Anthropology Today, 23, 5, p. 24-25 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationLetter

Whither the Straw Man? A Response to Toni Huber

Mills, M., 2007, In : The Tibet Journal. 34, 4, p. 47-56 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

The Silence in Between: Governmentality and the Academic Voice in Tibetan Diaspora Studies.

Mills, M., 2006, Critical Journeys: The Making of Anthropologists. Critical Journeys: The Making of Anthropologists, p. 191-206 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2005

Funeral Practices in Tibet.

Mills, M., 2005, Davies, D. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Cremation. Davies, D. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Cremation, p. 398-399 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Living in Time’s Shadow: Pollution, Purifi cation and Fractured Temporalities in Buddhist Ladakh

Mills, M., 2005, The Qualities of Time: Anthropological Approaches. Bloomsbury , Vol. 41. p. 349-366 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Buddhist
Temporality
Pollution
Person
Ideology
2004

Living in Time's Shadow: Pollution, Purification and Fractured Temporalities in Buddhist Ladakh

Mills, M., 2004, Qualities of Time, ed. W.James & D.Mills. ASA Monograph 41. Oxford: Berg.. Qualities of Time, ed. W.James & D.Mills. ASA Monograph 41. Oxford: Berg., p. 349-366 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2003

Identity, Ritual and State in Tibetan Buddhism: The Foundations of Authority in Gelukpa Monasticism

Mills, M., 2003, RoutledgeCurzon. 440 p. (Studies in Tantric Traditions)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

12 Citations (Scopus)

This Turbulent Priest: Contesting Religious Rights and the State in the Tibetan Shugden Controversy

Mills, M., 2003, Human Rights in Global Perspective: : Anthropological Studies of Rights, Claims and Entitlements. Wilson, R. A. & Mitchell, J. P. (eds.). Routledge, p. 54-70 16 p. (ASA Monographs ; vol. 40).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2000
11 Citations (Scopus)
renunciation
Buddhism
individualism
religious behavior
social position
1998

In the Presence of the Teacher: Incarnate Lamas in Tibetan Buddhism

Mills, M., 1998, In : Cosmos. p. 179-209 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997

The Religion of Locality: Local Area Gods and the Characterisation of Tibetan Buddhism

Mills, M., 1997, Recent Research on Ladakh 7: Proceedings of the 7th Colloquium of the International Association for Ladakh Studies, Bonn/Sankt Augustin, 12-15th June 1995. Dodin, T. & Rather, H. (eds.). Bonn, Germany: M. Bernecker und B. Krause , p. 309-328 19 p. (Recent Research on Ladakh).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter