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The Resource Religions of China in practice, Donald S. Lopez, Jr., editor

Religions of China in practice, Donald S. Lopez, Jr., editor

Label
Religions of China in practice
Title
Religions of China in practice
Statement of responsibility
Donald S. Lopez, Jr., editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1802
LC item number
.R43 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lopez, Donald S.
Series statement
Princeton readings in religions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
China
Label
Religions of China in practice, Donald S. Lopez, Jr., editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : the spirits of Chinese religion / Stephen F. Teiser -- Deities and ancestors in early oracle inscriptions / Robert Eno -- Laozi : ancient philosopher, master of immortality, and God / Livia Kohn -- The lives and teachings of the Divine Lord of Zitong / Terry F. Kleeman -- City gods and their magistrates / Angela Zito -- The earliest tales of the Bodhisattva Guanshiyin / Robert Ford Campany -- A Sūtra promoting the white-robed Guanyin as giver of sons / Chūn-fang Yū -- Zhu Xi on spirit beings / Daniel K. Gardner -- The inner cultivation tradition of early Daoism / Harold D. Roth -- Body gods and inner vision : the scripture of the yellow court ; An early poem of mystical excursion / Paul W. Kroll -- Declarations of the perfected / Stephen Bokenkamp -- Seduction songs of one of the perfected / Paul W. Kroll -- Answering a summons / Stephen Bokenkamp -- Visions of Mañjuśrī on Mount Wutai / Daniel Stevenson -- Ny Dan the Manchu Shamaness / Kun Shi -- Teachings of a spirit medium / Jean DeBernardi -- Spellbinding / Donald Harper -- Record of the Feng and Shan sacrifices / Stephen Bokenkamp -- The scripture on the production of Buddha images / Robert H. Sharf -- The purification ritual of the luminous perfected / Stephen Bokenkamp -- Saving the burning-mouth hungry ghost / Charles Orzech -- The law of the spirits / Valerie Hansen -- Shrines to local former worthies / Ellen Neskar -- Daoist ritual in contemporary Southeast China / Kenneth Dean -- Calling on souls and dealing with spirits : three Lahu ritual texts / Anthony R. Walker -- A funeral chant of the Yi nationality / Mark Bender -- Abridged codes of Master Lu for the Daoist community / Peter Nickerson -- The scripture in forty-two sections / Robert H. Sharf -- The scripture on perfect wisdom for humane kings who wish to protect their states / Charles Orzech -- The Buddhism of the cultured elite / Peter N. Gregory -- Buddhist ritual and the state / Albert Welter -- Biography of a Buddhist layman / Alan J. Berkowitz -- The book of good deeds : a scripture of the Ne people / Victor H. Mair -- Supernatural retribution and human destiny / Cynthia Brokaw -- Stories from an illustrated explanation of the Tract of the most exalted on action and response / Catherine Bell -- Record of occultists / Alan J. Berkowitz -- Imperial guest ritual / James L. Hevia
Control code
33132598
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 499 p.
Isbn
9780691021447
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
95041332
Label
Religions of China in practice, Donald S. Lopez, Jr., editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : the spirits of Chinese religion / Stephen F. Teiser -- Deities and ancestors in early oracle inscriptions / Robert Eno -- Laozi : ancient philosopher, master of immortality, and God / Livia Kohn -- The lives and teachings of the Divine Lord of Zitong / Terry F. Kleeman -- City gods and their magistrates / Angela Zito -- The earliest tales of the Bodhisattva Guanshiyin / Robert Ford Campany -- A Sūtra promoting the white-robed Guanyin as giver of sons / Chūn-fang Yū -- Zhu Xi on spirit beings / Daniel K. Gardner -- The inner cultivation tradition of early Daoism / Harold D. Roth -- Body gods and inner vision : the scripture of the yellow court ; An early poem of mystical excursion / Paul W. Kroll -- Declarations of the perfected / Stephen Bokenkamp -- Seduction songs of one of the perfected / Paul W. Kroll -- Answering a summons / Stephen Bokenkamp -- Visions of Mañjuśrī on Mount Wutai / Daniel Stevenson -- Ny Dan the Manchu Shamaness / Kun Shi -- Teachings of a spirit medium / Jean DeBernardi -- Spellbinding / Donald Harper -- Record of the Feng and Shan sacrifices / Stephen Bokenkamp -- The scripture on the production of Buddha images / Robert H. Sharf -- The purification ritual of the luminous perfected / Stephen Bokenkamp -- Saving the burning-mouth hungry ghost / Charles Orzech -- The law of the spirits / Valerie Hansen -- Shrines to local former worthies / Ellen Neskar -- Daoist ritual in contemporary Southeast China / Kenneth Dean -- Calling on souls and dealing with spirits : three Lahu ritual texts / Anthony R. Walker -- A funeral chant of the Yi nationality / Mark Bender -- Abridged codes of Master Lu for the Daoist community / Peter Nickerson -- The scripture in forty-two sections / Robert H. Sharf -- The scripture on perfect wisdom for humane kings who wish to protect their states / Charles Orzech -- The Buddhism of the cultured elite / Peter N. Gregory -- Buddhist ritual and the state / Albert Welter -- Biography of a Buddhist layman / Alan J. Berkowitz -- The book of good deeds : a scripture of the Ne people / Victor H. Mair -- Supernatural retribution and human destiny / Cynthia Brokaw -- Stories from an illustrated explanation of the Tract of the most exalted on action and response / Catherine Bell -- Record of occultists / Alan J. Berkowitz -- Imperial guest ritual / James L. Hevia
Control code
33132598
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 499 p.
Isbn
9780691021447
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
95041332

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