Basic Bibliography on the Jingpo/Kachin


Carrapiett, W.J.S.- The Kachin Tribes of Burma: for the Information of Officers of the Burma Frontier. Burma, Ethnic Groups, Rangoon, 1929

A brief account of Kachin history, culture, and custom and their religions

Chulalongkonmahawitthayalai.- Kokang and Kachin in the Shan State. Institute of Asian Studies, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, 2005

C H Denyer.- Dawn on the Kachin Hills: a Brief Account of Burma and Its Peoples, and of Missionary Work Among Them, with Special Reference to the Races of Upper Burma and the New Mission of the Bible Churchmen's Missionary Society. Bible Churchmen's Missionary Society, 1927

Dirati, Richard K. 1997. The Vanishing Tribes of Burma, London: George Weidenfeld & Nicolson; paperback edition, 1999. London: Seven Dials, Cassell & Co.

Fellowes-Gordon, Ian.- Amiable Assassins: The Story of the Kachin Guerillas of North Burma. Robert Hale, London, 1957

Gilhodes, A. 1922. The Kachin: religion and customs, reprinted 1996. Bangkok: White Lotus Co.

Global Witness, A Choice for China: Ending the destruction of Burma's frontier forests, 2005.

Henry Felix Hertz.- A practical handbook of the Kachin or Chingpaw language;: Containing the grammatical principles and peculiarities of the language, colloquial exercises, ... on Kachin customs, law, and religion, Supt., Govt. Print. and stationery; Good; Published: 1954

Jin, Liyan. 1995. Leaf-Letters and Straw Bridges: The Jingpos, Kunming: Yunnan Education Publishing House.

Kachin Women's Association Thailand (KWAT). 2005. Driven Away: Trafficking of Kachin women on the China-Burma border, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Kahrl, Frederich, Weyerhaeuser, Horst, and Su Yufang, Navigating the Border: An Analysis of the China-Myanmar Timber Trade. Forest Trends, World Agroforestry Centre, 2004.

Leach,E.R. 1965. Political Systems of Highland Burma: A Study of Kachin Social Structure, Boston: Beacon Books [1954]).

Lintner, Bertil. 1997. The Kachin:Lords of Burma's Northern Frontier, Bangkok: Teak House Publications.

Wang, Zhusheng. 1997. The Jingpo: Kachin of the Yunnan Plateau, Arizona State University Press.

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