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Place and Spirit in Taiwan - a book by Dell

Place and Spirit in Taiwan

Tudi Gong in the Stories, Strategies and Memories of Everyday Life

Place and Spirit in Taiwan( )
Author: Dell'Orto, Alessandro
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $48.95
Book Description:

Based on field-work in Taiwan, this book examines the ancient, indigenous religious cult of Tudi Gong both as a religio-social phenomenon and as an appropriate medium for exploring and analysing the social changes that have been occurring in contemporary Taiwan, and the people's strategic adaptations to these changes. In this comprehensive ethnography of Tudi Gong, Dell'Orto engages in a theoretical discussion of the practices, processes and strategies of ethnography and ethnographic...
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Detailed Subjects: Religion / Eastern
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.25 x 9.25 Inches
Book Weight:1.12 Pounds

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