Pilgrims and Sacred Sites in China

Pilgrims and Sacred Sites in China Until now China has been scarcely represented in the burgeoning comparative literature on pilgrimage This volume remedies that omission discussing the interaction between pilgrims and sacred sites f

  • Title: Pilgrims and Sacred Sites in China
  • Author: Susan Naquin
  • ISBN: 9780520075672
  • Page: 155
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Until now, China has been scarcely represented in the burgeoning comparative literature on pilgrimage This volume remedies that omission, discussing the interaction between pilgrims and sacred sites from the tenth century to the present From the perspectives of literature, art, history, religion, politics, and anthropology, the essays focus on China s most famous pilgrimUntil now, China has been scarcely represented in the burgeoning comparative literature on pilgrimage This volume remedies that omission, discussing the interaction between pilgrims and sacred sites from the tenth century to the present From the perspectives of literature, art, history, religion, politics, and anthropology, the essays focus on China s most famous pilgrimage mountains as well as lesser known sites.

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    1. The definitive work on pilgrimage in China. The introduction is especially good, raising some 50+ questions for future researchers.

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