Chinese Religion and Society: The Transformation of a Field (2 volumes) available in Hardcover
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- Chinese University Press, The
These volumes contain a selection of twenty-one essays presented in a conference convened jointly by the Ecole francaise d'Extreme-Orient and the Centre for the Study of Religion and Chinese Society of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, on "Religion and Chinese Society: The Transformation of a Field and Its Implications for the Study of Chinese Culture". The collection provides as wide a coverage as possible of recent research in the history of Chinese religion and seeks to draw some tentative conclusions about the implications for the study of Chinese religion and society in general.
|Publisher:||Chinese University Press, The|
|Product dimensions:||1.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 7.70(d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
John Lagerwey received his Ph.D. in East Asian Languages and Civilizations from Harvard University. A member of the...cole française d'ExtrÍme-Orient (EFEO) from 1977 to 2000, he is currently Professor of the history of Taoism and Chinese religion at the...cole Pratique des Hautes Etudes (EPHE, Sorbonne).