Is There a North China Religion? A Review Essay

@article{Goossaert2011IsTA,
  title={Is There a North China Religion? A Review Essay},
  author={Vincent Goossaert},
  journal={Journal of Chinese Religions},
  year={2011},
  volume={39},
  pages={83 - 93}
}
Scholars of Chinese “popular religion” in the largest sense (including those reviewed in the present essay) have long complained that fieldwork-based studies are massively skewed to southeastern China, and that generalizations and models worked from these studies misrepresent actual practices in north China. Whereas fieldwork seemed very difficult in most of north China up to the 1990s, and few local scholars were attracted to the topic, the situation has changed dramatically over the last… Expand
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