Download e-book for kindle: After Migration and Religious Affiliation:Religions, Chinese by Chee-Beng Tan

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 out of the country and their religions within the worldwide context. wealthy in ethnographic fabrics, this is often the 1st complete booklet that exhibits the transnational spiritual networks one of the chinese language of other nationalities and among the chinese language in a foreign country and the areas in China. The booklet highlights different spiritual traditions together with chinese language renowned faith, Buddhism, Christianity and Islam, and discusses inter-cultural impacts on religions, their localization, their importance to cultural belonging, and the transnational nature of non secular affiliations and networking.

Contents:

  • 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 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 neighborhood (Isabelle Lausent-Herrera)
    • Overseas chinese language Protestant church buildings in Japan: alterations 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: 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 in another country, fairly just about non secular affiliation.
Key Features:

  • First complete ebook that describes chinese language in another country from the point of view of spiritual affiliation
  • Shows the relationship among China and the chinese language out of the country via non secular networks

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