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By Chee-Beng Tan

It is a well timed ebook that fills the space within the learn of chinese language out of the country and their religions within the international context. wealthy in ethnographic fabrics, this can be the 1st complete ebook that indicates the transnational non secular networks one of the chinese language of alternative nationalities and among the chinese language abroad and the areas in China. The publication highlights diversified spiritual traditions together with chinese language renowned faith, Buddhism, Christianity and Islam, and discusses inter-cultural impacts on religions, their localization, their value to cultural belonging, and the transnational nature of spiritual affiliations and networking.

Readership: students, postgraduate scholars and basic public who're attracted to the learn of chinese language abroad, rather almost about spiritual association.

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Indd 16 24-07-2014 11:08:37 b1751 After Migration and Religious Affiliation: Religions, Chinese Identities and Transnational Networks The Mazu Worship on the Island of Java 17 Levanthes, Louise. 1996. When China Ruled the Seas. New York: Oxford University Press. Moerthiko. 1980. Riwayat Klenteng, Vihara, Lithang, Tempat Ibadah Tridharma se Jawa (History of places of worship for the Buddhist, Confucian and Three Religions associations of Java). Semarang: Sekretariat Empeh Wong Kam Fu. Stavorinus, J.

K. 1961. Religion in Chinese Society: A Study of Contemporary Social Functions of Religion and Some of Their Historical Factors. Berkeley: University of California Press. indd 1 24-07-2014 11:08:27 May 2, 2013 14:6 BC: 8831 - Probability and Statistical Theory This page intentionally left blank PST˙ws b1751 After Migration and Religious Affiliation: Religions, Chinese Identities and Transnational Networks 1 THE MAZU WORSHIP ON THE ISLAND OF JAVA Myra Sidharta In 2009, the Mazu beliefs and customs were inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Berkeley: University of California Press. indd 1 24-07-2014 11:08:27 May 2, 2013 14:6 BC: 8831 - Probability and Statistical Theory This page intentionally left blank PST˙ws b1751 After Migration and Religious Affiliation: Religions, Chinese Identities and Transnational Networks 1 THE MAZU WORSHIP ON THE ISLAND OF JAVA Myra Sidharta In 2009, the Mazu beliefs and customs were inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. org/culture/ich/en/ RL/00227, accessed on 17 March 2012).

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