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The Mongolia & Inner Asia Studies Unit is an interdisciplinary research unit at the University of Cambridge based within the Department of Social Anthropology. It has become a centre of international importance for studies on Inner Asia with an area of interest centred on Mongolia and extending across the region of the great steppes to the Himalayas.

The Unit supports and trains students from Inner Asia and has links with a network of key scholars working in the region which has enabled the development of a broad programme of research activities and and a visiting scholar programme.

RESEARCH TOPICS

  • Mongolia
  • Inner Asia
  • Buddhism
  • Religion
  • Texts
  • Statecraft
  • Cities
  • Borders
  • Pastoralism
  • Environment
  • Post-socialism
  • Political Culture

AFFILIATED RESEARCHERS

  • Professor Caroline Humphrey
  • Dr David Sneath
  • Dr Uradyn Bulag
  • Dr Hildegard Diemberger
  • Dr Baasanjav Terbish
  • Dr Richard Fraser
  • Dr Uranchimeg Ujeed
  • Dr Elvira Churyumova

Mongolia & Inner Asia Studies Unit

 

  • http://www.innerasiaresearch.org

  • The Mond Building, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RF, United Kingdom