Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 June 2020

232 Pages


ISBN: 9780190069384

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Maoism and Grassroots Religion

The Communist Revolution and the Reinvention of Religious Life in China

Xiaoxuan Wang

  • The book spans the Republican, Maoist, and post-Mao eras
  • It compares the trajectories of all major religious traditions in one locality, previous works have mostly focused on one religious tradition
  • Provides a historical perspective on contemporary Chinese religion, including the contemporary religious revival, organizational developments, and state-religion relations

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