|Religion and ritual in Chinese society. [中國社會之宗教與儀式]|
|Author||Wolf, Arthur P.|
|Pub. Location||Taibei 臺北||Publisher||Rainbow-Bridge Book Co. 虹橋書店|
|Date||1977||Phys. Desc.||xii, 377 p. ; 24 cm.|
|Location||Reading Room||Call Number||BL1810.R44 1977|
|Religion and ritual in Chinese society / [contributors, Emily M. Ahern and others] ; edited by Arthur P. Wolf.|
Reprint of 1974 Stanford University press edition.
Title in Chinese at head of title page, cover, and colophon: 中國社會之宗教與儀式.
Online access via Gleeson Library Ignacio.
Consists chiefly of papers presented at a conference sponsored by the Subcommittee on Research on Chinese Society of the Joint Committee on Contemporary China and held at the Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, Calif., Oct. 11-15, 1971.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-358) and index.
On the sociological study of Chinese religion / Maurice Freedman -- Religion and ritual in Lukang / Donald R. Deglopper -- Religious organization in the history of a Chinese town / Wang Shih-Ch'ing -- Village alliance temples in Hong Kong / John A. Brim -- Domestic and communal worship in Taiwan / Stephan Feuchtwang -- Gods, ghosts, and ancestors / Arthur P. Wolf -- Taiwanese architecture and the supernatural / Wang Sung-Hsing -- When a ghost becomes a god / C. Stevan Harrell -- Cantonese shamanism / Jack M. Potter -- Cosmic antagonisms: a mother-child syndrome / Marjorie Topley -- Ancestor worship and burial practices / H.G.H. Nelson -- Affines and the rituals of kinship ./ Emily M. Ahern -- The written memorial in Taoist ceremonies / Kristofer M. Schipper -- Orthodoxy and heterodoxy in Taoist ritual / Michael Saso -- Afterword / Robert J. Smith.