Afflictions of Modernity and State FormationeBook - 2008
"The long twentieth century in China and Taiwan has seen both a dramatic process of state-driven secularization and modernization and a vigorous revival of contemporary religious life. Chinese Religiosities explores the often vexed relationship between the modern Chinese state and religious practice. The essays in this comprehensive, multidisciplinary collection cover a wide range of traditions, including Buddhism, Daoism, Islam, Confucianism, Protestantism, Falungong, popular religion, and redemptive societies"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2008
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vii, 464 pages) : illustrations, map