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Traditional Chinese Rites and Rituals
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Zhengming Du
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-14 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Traditional Chinese Rites and Rituals provides a comprehensive overview of the social practices of Chinese people on various occasions of cultural importance. W
Ite missa est—Ritual Interactions around Mass in Chinese Society (1583–1720)
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Hongfan Yang
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-22 - Publisher: BRILL

The first book dedicated to the propagation of the Mass in late Imperial China unfolds dynamic interactions between this essential Catholic ritual and various c
Death Ritual in Late Imperial and Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: James L. Watson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-11 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

During the late imperial era (1500-1911), China, though divided by ethnic, linguistic, and regional differences at least as great as those prevailing in Europe,
Confucianism and Family Rituals in Imperial China
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Patricia Buckley Ebrey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-14 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

To explore the historical connections between Confucianism and Chinese society, this book examines the social and cultural processes through which Confucian tex
Traditional Chinese Folk Customs
Language: en
Pages: 130
Authors: Zhengming Du
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-05 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

"Traditional Chinese Folk Customs provides the reader with a kaleidoscopic view of social and cultural phenomena in various different areas and ethnic communiti
Traditional Chinese Exercises
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Zhengming Du
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-18 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Traditional Chinese Exercises offers detailed insights into practical ways of rebuilding one’s physique and keeping physically fit through well-matched illust
Chinese American Death Rituals
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Sue Fawn Chung
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Rowman Altamira

Chinese American Death Rituals examines Chinese American funerary rituals and cemeteries from the late nineteenth century until the present in order to understa
Ritual in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Edward Muir
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-08-18 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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Death Ritual in Late Imperial and Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: James L. Watson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

During the late imperial era (1500-1911), China, though divided by ethnic, linguistic, and regional differences at least as great as those prevailing in Europe,
Fifteen Lectures On Traditional Chinese Culture
Language: en
Pages: 548
Authors: Peng-cheng Kung
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-10 - Publisher: World Scientific

This book is edited based on a series of lectures on Chinese cultural history delivered at the Peking University in 2004. It stands out with its distinctive met