Chinese & Japanese Religions Products

  • Popular Religion in China

    The Imperial Metaphor, 1st Edition

    By Stephan Feuchtwang

    The institution of local festivals and temples is not as well known as that of ancestor worship, but it is just as much a universal fact of Chinese life. Its content is an imperial metaphor, which stands in relation to the rest of its participants' lives as the poetry of collective vision,…

    Paperback – 2001-03-09

  • The Tao of the West

    Western Tranformations of Taoist Thought, 1st Edition

    By J.J. Clarke

    In this book, J.J. Clarke shows us how Taoist texts, ideas, and practices have been assimilated within a whole range of Western ideas and agendas. We see how Chinese thinkers such as Lao-tzu and Chuang tzu, along with practices such as Feng Shui and Tai Chi, have been used as a key Western…

    Paperback – 2000-04-24

  • Politik und Praxis

    Politik und Praxis, 1st Edition

    By Donald Macinnis

    Seit dem Erscheinen der amerikanischen Originalausgabe (Religion in China Today. Policy and Practice) im Jahre 1989 gehort die hier in vollstandiger deutscher Ubersetzung erschienene Dokumentation fur alle am Thema Religion und Politik in der Volksrepublik China Interessierten zu den Standardwerken…

    Hardback – 1993-06-30
    Monumenta Serica Monograph Series

  • The Shifting Center

    The Original "Great Plan" and Later Readings, 1st Edition

    By Michael Nylan

    The "Great Plan" ("Hung fan") chapter of the Book of Documents (Shu ching) is a major source of Confucian political, cosmological, and social theory in early China. In her study of the "Great Plan" and its major commentaries, Michael Nylan explores the exegetical tradition of this significant text,…

    Paperback – 1992-06-30
    Monumenta Serica Monograph Series

  • Japanese Religion

    A Cultural Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Robert Ellwood, Richard Pilgrim

    This book provides an overview of religion in Japan, from ancient times to the present. It also emphasizes the cultural and attitudinal manifestations of religion in Japan, withough neglecting dates and places.…

    Paperback – 1984-12-01

  • Preservation of Learning

    With an Introduction on His Life and Thought, 1st Edition

    By Yen Yüan, Mansfield Freeman

    Yen YUan [1635-1704] ..". has an enduring place in the history of pre-modern Chinese thought. No one before him had so vigorously opposed the speculative Neo-Confucianism which dominated Chinese thought for several centuries, and no one had stressed practical experience so forcefully. These two…

    Hardback – 1972-06-30
    Monumenta Serica Monograph Series

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