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Published: 27 April 2012

288 Pages | 4 illustrations

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199844906

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Sanctity and Self-Inflicted Violence in Chinese Religions, 1500-1700

Jimmy Yu

  • Offers a new perspective on extreme bodily practices in China
  • Challenges existing scholarship on asceticism and religious violence