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  • The growth and dynamism of Chinese Christianity.
    Yang, Fenggang (2016)
    In Allen D. Hertzke and Timothy Samuel Shah (eds.) Christianity and Freedom, vol. II: Contemporary Perspectives. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, China; China
  • A Star in the East: The Rise of Christianity in China.
    Stark, Rodney, and Xiuhua Wang (2015)
    West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania: Templeton Press.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Christian, China
  • Intergenerational religious mobility in contemporary China.
    Hu, Anning, and Reid J. Leamaster (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 79-99.

    Analyzes 2010 China General Social Survey data. Intergenerational religious mobility shows a growth of Islam, Christianity, & nones relative to traditional Chinese religions for father-child mobility, & advantage of nones for mother-child mobility.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist, China; Islam, China; Generations; Conversion; China; Christian, China
  • Christian Values in Communist China.
    Wielander, Gerda (2013)
    New York: Routledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; China; Christian, China
  • The Religious Awakening in China.
    Stark, Rodney, and Eric Y. Liu (2011)
    Review of Religious Research 52:3: 282-289.

    2001 & '07 surveys show some increase in Christian & Buddhist adherence in China, especially among non-Communists who have some level of prosperity.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, China; China; Politics, China; Stratification; Buddhist, China
  • Constructing China's Jerusalem: Christians, Power, and Place in Contemporary Wenzhou.
    Cao, Nanlai (2011)
    Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: China, Zhejiang Province, Wenzhou; Christian, China
  • Boss Christians: The Business of Religion in the 'Wenzhou Model' of Christian Revival.
    Cao, Nanlai (2008)
    China Journal 59: 63-87.

    Ethnographic study of the transformation of marginal rural Christians in Wenzhou into prosperous business people who reform Chinese Christianity along entrepreneurial lines.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, China; China, Zhejiang Province, Wenzhou; Change; Economic; Mobility (vertical); Participant observation
  • Christian Entrepreneurs and the Post-Mao State: An Ethnographic Account of Church-State Relations in China's Economic Transition.
    Cao, Nanlai (2007)
    Sociology of Religion 68:1: 45-66.

    Associated Search Terms: China, Zhejiang Province, Wenzhou; Christian, China; Participant observation; State
  • 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; Christian, Taiwan; Christian, China; Modernization; Change; Confucian; Daoist; Folk religion; Singapore; China; Buddhist; State; Taiwan
  • The Emergence of a New Type of Christians in China Today.
    Cunfu, Chen, and Huang Tianhai (2004)
    Review of Religious Research 46:2: 183-200.

    Notes implications of the recent presence of prosperous & educated Christians in Chinese cities.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Stratification; Christian, China
  • Religion und Lebensführung. Studien zu Max Webers Religions- und Herrschaftssoziologie, 2 vols.
    Schluchter, Wolfgang (1988)
    Frankfurt: Suhrkamp.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Otherworldliness; Islam; Jewish; Hindu; Protestant Ethic; Hebrew; Rationalization; Confucian, China; Puritan; China; Charisma; Buddhist; Asceticism; Early Christian; Daoist, China
  • Religion and Revolution.
    Lewy, Guenter (1974)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Spain; Mexico; India; Germany; Sri Lanka; Sudan; Burma; France; Catholic, Mexico; Egypt; China; Latin America; Puritan, Great Britain; Anabaptist; Jewish; Islam; Hindu, India; Christian; Revolution; Messian; Cargo cult; Africa; Brazil
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