|Religion and society in T'ang and Sung China|
|Religion and society in T'ang and Sung China / edited by Patricia Buckley Ebrey and Peter N. Gregory.|
Papers originally presented at a conference held in Hacienda Heights, Calif., 1989.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: The religious and historical landscape / Peter N. Gregory and Patricia Buckley Ebrey -- The expansion of the Wen-Ch'ang cult / Terry F. Kleeman -- Gods on walls / Valerie Hansen -- The growth of purgatory / Stephen F. Teiser --Myth, ritual, and monastic practice in Sung Ch'an buddhism / T. Griffith Foulk -- The response of the Sung state to popular funeral practices / Patricia Buckley Ebrey -- Not by the seal of office alone / Judith Magee Boltz -- Channels of connection in Sung religion / Judith A. Berling -- Southern Sung academies as sacred places / Linda Walton.