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Published: 01 September 2020

304 Pages | 25

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190090975

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Monks in Motion

Buddhism and Modernity Across the South China Sea

Jack Meng-Tat Chia

AAR Academy Series

  • The first book to explore the connected history of Buddhist communities in China and Southeast Asia
  • Introduces the concept of "South China Sea Buddhism," based on the lesser-known Buddhist communities in maritime Southeast Asia
  • Draws on multilingual research conducted in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan