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Published: 02 March 2017

528 Pages


ISBN: 9780190494568

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Making Saints in Modern China

Edited by David Ownby, Vincent Goossaert, and Ji Zhe

  • Innovative within the growing subfield of Chinese religious history for its focus on religious leadership and religious biography
  • Each chapter incorporates both narrative (the life of the saint under discussion) and comparative analysis of the saint-making process
  • Includes the work of several European and Chinese scholars, some of whose work has been made available in English for the first time in this volume

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