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Religions of China: The World as a Living System
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Religion in China Today: Introduction
In the last 20 years religious traditions in many parts of China have revived their activities and organizations and rebuilt their temples, mosques and churches, despite decades of strict regulationExpand
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Centrality and Commonality.
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Religion in China Today
Notes on contributors 1. Religion in China today: introduction Daniel L. Overmyer 2. Belief in control: regulation of religion in China Pitman B. Potter 3. Local communal religion in contemporaryExpand
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Folk-Buddhist Religion: Creation and Eschatology in Medieval China
Writing of sectarian divisions within Chinese Buddhism, E. O. Reischauer says: "In Japan ... these divisions soon became strictly separate and sometimes in later years mutually warring sects. InExpand
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Alternatives: Popular Religious Sects in Chinese Society
Chinese society in the Ming and Qing periods was very complex and interrelated, with a great variety of alternative roles, vocations and social contexts. This variety was increased through social andExpand
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9. Concluding Observations