New PDF release: After Migration and Religious Affiliation:Religions, Chinese

By Chee-Beng Tan

ISBN-10: 9814583901

ISBN-13: 9789814583909

This is a well timed ebook that fills the space within the research of chinese language in a foreign country and their religions within the international context. wealthy in ethnographic fabrics, this is often the 1st finished booklet that indicates the transnational spiritual networks one of the chinese language of alternative nationalities and among the chinese language abroad and the areas in China. The publication highlights diversified non secular 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 in the course of 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 non secular Traditions:
    • Syncretism as non secular 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 cost 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 undertaking 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 basic public who're drawn to the research of chinese language in a foreign country, rather as regards to spiritual affiliation.
Key Features:

  • First finished e-book that describes chinese language in a foreign country from the point of view of spiritual affiliation
  • Shows the relationship among China and the chinese language in a foreign country via spiritual networks

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