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By Chee-Beng Tan

This is a well timed ebook that fills the space within the learn of chinese language out of the country and their religions within the international context. wealthy in ethnographic fabrics, this can be the 1st entire ebook that indicates the transnational spiritual networks one of the chinese language of other nationalities and among the chinese language out of the country and the areas in China. The ebook highlights diversified non secular traditions together with chinese language well known faith, Buddhism, Christianity and Islam, and discusses inter-cultural affects on religions, their localization, their importance to cultural belonging, and the transnational nature of spiritual affiliations and networking.

Contents:

  • Chinese spiritual Traditions and dwelling within the Diaspora:
    • The Mazu Worship at the Island of Java (Myra Sidharta)
    • State and "Chinese Religions" in Indonesia: Confucianism, Tridharma and Buddhism throughout 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 medication within the usa (Emily S Wu)
  • Localization and chinese language spiritual Traditions:
    • Syncretism as spiritual identification: chinese language spiritual 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 expense 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: adjustments as Witnessed from Their Stance towards Christian project 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: circumstances 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 basic public who're attracted to the learn of chinese language in a foreign country, really as regards to spiritual affiliation.
Key Features:

  • First finished publication that describes chinese language in another country from the point of view of spiritual affiliation
  • Shows the relationship among China and the chinese language in a foreign country via non secular networks

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