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By Chee-Beng Tan

This is a well timed e-book that fills the distance within the research of chinese language out of the country and their religions within the international context. wealthy in ethnographic fabrics, this is often the 1st entire publication that indicates the transnational non secular networks one of the chinese language of alternative nationalities and among the chinese language in another country and the areas in China. The booklet highlights varied spiritual traditions together with chinese language well known faith, Buddhism, Christianity and Islam, and discusses inter-cultural impacts on religions, their localization, their value to cultural belonging, and the transnational nature of spiritual affiliations and networking.

Contents:

  • Chinese non secular Traditions and residing within the Diaspora:
    • The Mazu Worship at the Island of Java (Myra Sidharta)
    • State and "Chinese Religions" in Indonesia: Confucianism, Tridharma and Buddhism through the Suharto Rule and After (Leo Suryadinata)
    • Under the Buddha's Shadow: Buddhism and the chinese language in Myanmar (Duan Ying)
    • Teaching approximately Qi: wisdom Transmission between chinese language Ethnic Practitioners of conventional chinese language drugs within the usa (Emily S Wu)
  • Localization and chinese language spiritual Traditions:
    • Syncretism as non secular id: chinese language non secular tradition within the Philippines (Aristotle C Dy and Teresita Ang See)
    • Datuk Kong Worship and chinese language faith in Malaysia: Reflections of Syncretism, Pragmatism and Inclusiveness (Lee Yok price and Chin Yee Mun)
  • Christianity, Islam and the chinese language Overseas:
    • Religious association and Propensity to Christianity of chinese language in Canada (Eva Xiaoling Li and Peter S Li)
    • Between Catholicism and Evangelism: The Peruvian chinese language group (Isabelle Lausent-Herrera)
    • Overseas chinese language Protestant church buildings in Japan: alterations as Witnessed from Their Stance towards Christian venture actions (Kainei Mori)
    • Junus Jahja and Chinese-Indonesian Muslims in Indonesia (Chiou Syuan-yuan)
  • Religious Affiliations and Transnational Networks:
    • Japanese Buddhism and chinese language Sub-ethnic tradition: cases of a chinese language Buddhist association from Shantou to Vietnam (Satohiro Serizawa)
    • Transnational Ritual Practices one of the chinese language Migrants in Spain (Irene Masdeu Torruella)
    • Ancestral God, Locality God, and chinese language Transnational Pilgrimage (Tan Chee-Beng)

Readership: students, postgraduate scholars and normal public who're drawn to the examine of chinese language out of the country, rather with regards to spiritual affiliation.
Key Features:

  • First finished ebook that describes chinese language out of the country from the point of view of spiritual affiliation
  • Shows the relationship among China and the chinese language in another country via spiritual networks

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