Jarmila Ptáčková and Adrian Zenz (eds.). Mapping Amdo: Dynamics of Change. Prague: Oriental Institute, Archiv Orientální Supplementa X, 2017, ISBN 978-80-85425-66-6. 263 pages.
This volume brings together a diverse range of scholars from different study fields and disciplines, all with a focus on geographical region of “Amdo.” Based on recent ethnographic fieldwork and other new data sources, the contributors of this unique volume touch on a wide range of both contemporary and historical topics, ranging from socio-economic transformations and dynamics of ethnicity and relatedness to religious and ecological dimensions. The publication contributes to the creation of a comprehensive picture of Amdo and facilitates a deeper understanding of this multicultural and multiethnic region.