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Ritual Alliances of the Putian Plain free pdf This volume provides a historical introduction to the formation of 153 regional ritual alliances made up of 724 villages. Early popular cults, Ming lineages, Qing, 20th century state attacks on local religion, and the role of overseas Chinese and local communities in rebuilding the temple networks are discussed.

About Kenneth Dean

Kenneth Dean (Ph.D. Stanford 1988) is Lee Chair and James McGill Professor of Chinese at McGill University. His publications include Taoist ritual and popular cults of Southeast China (Princeton, 1992) and Lord of the Three in One (Princeton, 1998).

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Author : Kenneth Dean
Publisher : Brill
Data Published : 01 December 2009
ISBN : 9004176020
EAN : 9789004176027
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 440 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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