English-Tibetan Glossary

agricultural revolution sa zhing gsar brje

art rtsom rig

capitalism ma rtsa?i ring lugs

civil rights mi dmangs kyi thob thang

civil war nang ?khrug

class struggle gral rim ?thab rtsod

colonialism mi ser spel yul ring lugs

communism gung bran ring lugs

culture rig gzhung

dark ages mun pa?i dus rabs

democracy dmangs gtso?i ring lugs

drama zlos gar

education shes yon

equality 'dra mnyam

essay rtsom yig

evolutionism rim ?byung gi ?dod tshul

imperialism btsan rgyal ring lugs

independence rang btsan

industrial revolution bzo las kyi gsar brje

humanism mi spyod ring lugs

left wing g.yon phyogs

literature yig rtsom

manifesto khyab bsgrags

materialism dngos gtso ring lugs

middle ages dus rabs bar ma

natural selection rang bzhin gyi ?dems sgrug

novel (book of fiction) sgrung deb

poetry snyan ngag rtsom rig

racial discrimination rigs rgyud dbye ?byed

Reformation chos la sgyur bcos

renaissance slar gso?i dus skabs

right wing g.yas phyogs

slavery tshe g.yog lam lugs

socialism spyi tshogs ring lugs

space age mkha? dbyings dus rabs

technology ?phrul las rig gnas

trade union bzo tshogs

World War ?dzam gling dmag chen



Further Reading

A Glance at the History of Western Education and Culture (nub phyogs kyi shes yon dang rig gzhung gi lo rgyus zla ba?I phreng ba), Tenzin Losel (Graham Woodhouse), Institute of Buddhist Dialectics, 1997

 

Lhag bsam brtsegs pa (Journal of Comparative Knowledge), Institute of Buddhist Dialectics

 

English ? Tibetan Dictionary of Modern Tibetan, Melvyn C. Goldstein, Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, Revised Edition, 1999