Bessho Yūsuke

Bessho Yūsuke is an Associate Professor at Komazawa University, Tokyo, Japan. He specializes in modern Tibetan studies. Currently focusing on Tibetan pastoral societies and their religious reformation, he has published チベット牧畜文化事典 [Dictionary of Tibetan Pastoralism] as a co-author (Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, 2020), which is available online (