After Migration and Religious Affiliation:Religions, Chinese - download pdf or read online

By Chee-Beng Tan

ISBN-10: 9814583901

ISBN-13: 9789814583909

This is a well timed ebook that fills the space within the examine of chinese language in a foreign country and their religions within the worldwide context. wealthy in ethnographic fabrics, this is often the 1st entire e-book that exhibits the transnational non secular networks one of the chinese language of alternative nationalities and among the chinese language abroad and the areas in China. The e-book highlights different non secular traditions together with chinese language well known faith, Buddhism, Christianity and Islam, and discusses inter-cultural affects on religions, their localization, their value to cultural belonging, and the transnational nature of non secular affiliations and networking.


  • Chinese non secular 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 drugs within the usa (Emily S Wu)
  • Localization and chinese language non secular Traditions:
    • Syncretism as spiritual 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 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 neighborhood (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: situations 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 research of chinese language abroad, rather near to non secular affiliation.
Key Features:

  • First entire publication that describes chinese language out of the country from the viewpoint of non secular affiliation
  • Shows the relationship among China and the chinese language in a foreign country via spiritual networks

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