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  • Religion and Educational Ideals in Contemporary Taiwan.
    Zhai, Jiexia Elisa, and Robert D. Woodberry (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:2: 307-327.

    Analyzes 1990-2005 Taiwan Social Change Survey data; Protestants advocate having the highest standard of education, non-religious next, Daoists & Buddhists next, & members of Yi-Guan-Dao (a new religion) & Catholics last.

    Associated Search Terms: Daoist, Taiwan; Protestant, Taiwan; Buddhist, Taiwan; Catholic, Taiwan; Taiwan; Education; Denomination (organizational entity); Yiguan Dao, Taiwan
  • Expectation, Affection and Responsibility. The Charismatic Journey of a New Buddhist Group in Taiwan.
    Ji, Zhe (2008)
    Nova Religio 12:2: 48-68.

    Focuses on construction of the charisma of Li Yuansong, leader of the Modern Chan Society.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, Taiwan; Taiwan; Charisma; Case study; Buddhist, Modern Chan Society
  • Gendered Charisma in the Buddhist Tzu Chi (Ciji) Movement.
    Huang, C. Julia (2008)
    Nova Religio 12:2: 29-47.

    Field study of a largely female lay Buddhist movement under a female monastic leadership.

    Associated Search Terms: Charisma; Buddhist, Taiwan; Buddhist, Tzu Chi; Taiwan; Monasticism; Gender; Women
  • Democracy's Dharma: Religious Renaissance and Political Development in Taiwan.
    Madsen, Richard (2007)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Modernization; Taiwan; Buddhist, Taiwan; Politics, Taiwan
  • 'Buddhist for the Human Realm' and Taiwanese Democracy.
    Laliberté, André (2005)
    In Tun-ren Cheng and Deborah Brown (eds.) Religious Organizations and Democracy in Contemporary Asia. Armonk, New York: M.E. Sharpe, pp. 55-82.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Taiwan; Buddhist, Taiwan; Taiwan; Democracy
  • Introduction.
    Tamney, Joseph B. (2005)
    In Fengang Yang and Joseph B. Tamney (eds.), State, Market, and Religions in Chinese Societies. Religion and the social Order 11. Leiden: Brill, pp. 1-17.

    More an overview of religion among the Chinese peoples than a mere introduction to the volume.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, Singapore; Change; Daoist; Buddhist; Folk religion; Taiwan; Singapore; State; Christian, China; China; Christian, Taiwan; Modernization; Confucian
  • Religious Change and Democratization in Taiwan: Mainstream Buddhist Organizations and the Kuomintang.
    Laliberté, André (2003)
    In P. Clart and C.B. Jones (eds.) Religion in Modern Taiwan: Tradition and Innovation in a Changing Society. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, pp. 158-185.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, Taiwan; Politics, Taiwan; Taiwan; Change; Democracy
  • A Comparative Sociology of World Religions: Virtuosos, Priests, and Popular Religion.
    Sharot, Stephen (2001)
    New York: New York University Press.

    An updating of a Weberian treatment of elite & popular religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, medieval; Confucian; Hindu; Weber, Max; Commodification; Buddhist; Historical; Reformation; Islam; State; Taiwan; Hierocracy; India; Virtuoso; Little tradition; Jewish; Big tradition; Comparative; China; Daoist; Syncretism; Popular religion; Elite
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