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The Flying Phoenix: Aspects of Chinese Sectarianism in Taiwan
Anthropologist David Jordan and Daniel Overmyer, a historian of religions, present a joint analysis of the most important group of sectarian religious societies in contemporary Taiwan: those thatExpand
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Attitudes Toward Popular Religion in Ritual Texts of the Chinese State: The Collected Statutes of the Great Ming
L'autorite de l'Etat chinois a toujours ete vue, depuis les Shang, comme derivant des ancetres et des divinites veneres par le souverain et par ses fonctionnaires. De cette legitimation religieuse duExpand
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Boatmen and Buddhas: The Lo Chiao in Ming Dynasty China
The Board of Rites requests that heretical teachings be prohibited in order to rectify the minds of the people. Recently heretical Buddhist monks and vagrant Taoist priests have been gathering theExpand
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