The Flying Phoenix: Aspects of Chinese Sectarianism in Taiwan

  title={The Flying Phoenix: Aspects of Chinese Sectarianism in Taiwan},
  author={David K. Jordan and D. L. Overmyer},
  • David K. Jordan, D. L. Overmyer
  • Published 1986
  • History
  • 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 that engage in automatic writing seances, or worship by means of the phoenix" writing implement.Originally published in 1986.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University… CONTINUE READING
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    • 1986