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  • Building Temples in China. Memories, Tourism, and Identities.
    Chan, Selina Ching, and Graeme Lang (2014)
    London and New York: Routledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Temple; China; Tourists; Pilgrimage; Daoist, China
  • Further partings of the way: Daoism in contemporary China.
    Dean, Kenneth (2009)
    In Yoshiko Ashiwa and David L. Wank (eds.) Making Religion, Making the State: The Politics of Religion in Modern China. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: China; State formation; Daoist, China
  • Grasping the revolution: Fieldwork on religion in China.
    Lang, Graeme, and Lars Ragvald (2009)
    Fieldwork in Religion 1:3: 219-233.

    Highlights the economic motive behind marketing new Daoist temples to tourists. The authors' interest in a former temple site led to investors rebuilding the temple & a tourist center, thereby exemplifying the impact of research on its object.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival periods; Tourists; Revival; Methodology; Marketing; Economic; Daoist, China; Competition; China; Market model
  • The Changing Economy of Temple Daoism in Shanghai.
    Yang, Der-Ruey (2005)
    In Fenggang Yang and Joseph B. Tamney (eds.), State, Market, and Religions in Chinese Societies. Religion and the Social Order 11. Leiden: Brill, pp. 113-148.

    Sees Daoism in Shanghai as an economic service industry, though not in a simple market economy.

    Associated Search Terms: China, Shanghai; Economic; Daoist
  • 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
  • Hong Kong Daoism: A Study of Daoist Altaras and Lü Dongbin Cults.
    Lai, Chi-Tim (2003)
    Social Compass 50:4: 459-470.

    Traces the emergence of voluntary Daoist associations in Hong Kong.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; China, Hong Kong; Daoist
  • 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
  • Sitting in Oblivion as a Taoist Practice of Positive Alienation: A Response to Negative Alienation in the Tang Dynasty.
    Liao, Tim Futing (1993)
    International Sociology 8:4: 479-492.

    Political & economic conditions engendering protest movements also engendered "positive alienation" (deliberately negating social awareness), in Sima Chengzhen's "Discourse on Sitting in Oblivion."

    Associated Search Terms: China; Historical; Alienation; Daoist
  • Taoist Ritual and Popular Cults of Southeast China.
    Dean, Kenneth (1993)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Based on interviews and ethnographic data from Fujian Province.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Popular religion; Ritual; Daoist
  • Natural Law and Civilizations: Images of "Nature," Intracivilizational Polarities, and the Emergence of Heterodox Ideals.
    Nielsen, Donald A. (1991)
    Sociological Analysis 52:1: 55-76.

    Associated Search Terms: Nature; Hindu; Daoist; Confucian; China; India; Civilizations; Europe; Comparative
  • Religion und Lebensführung. Studien zu Max Webers Religions- und Herrschaftssoziologie, 2 vols.
    Schluchter, Wolfgang (1988)
    Frankfurt: Suhrkamp.

    Associated Search Terms: Hebrew; Puritan; Otherworldliness; Weber, Max; Early Christian; Asceticism; Confucian, China; China; Charisma; Daoist, China; Buddhist; Hindu; Rationalization; Islam; Jewish; Protestant Ethic
  • Max Webers Studie über Konfuzianismus und Taoismus. Interpretation und Kritik.
    Schluchter, Wolfgang (1983)
    Frankfurt: Suhrkamp.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Confucian; Daoist; Weber, Max
  • Innerweltliche Transzendenz und die Strukturierung des Welt. Max Webers Studie über China und die Gestalt des chinesischen Zivilisation.
    Eisenstadt, Shmuel N. (1983)
    In Wolfgang Schluchter 9ed.), Max Webers Studie über Konfuzianismus und Taoismus. Interpretation und kritik. Frakfurt-am-Main: Suhrkamp, pp. 363-412.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Transcendence; Weber, Max; China; Daoist
  • Warum hat das vormoderne China keinen industriellen Kapitalismus entwickelt? Eine Auseinandersetzung mit Max Webers Ansatz.
    Elvin, Mark (1983)
    In Wolfgang Schluchter (ed.) Max Webers Studie über Konfuzianismus und Taoismus: Interpretation und Kritik. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, pp. 114-133.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Weber, Max; Daoist, China; China; Capitalism; Economic
  • Max Weber and the Religions of China: Any Way out the Maze?
    Molloy, Stephen (1980)
    British Journal of Sociology 31:3: 377-400.

    Critique of the secondary literature on Max Weber's writings on China.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Daoist; China; Weber, Max
  • L'idéologie, l'état et la conflit des classes dans les "religions" de la chine ancienne.
    Freiberg, James W. (1976)
    L'Homme et la société 41/42: 197-232.

    Reconceptualizes in class terms the orthodoxy/heterodoxy (Confucian/Tao) conflict.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Conflict; China; Ideology; Daoist; Confucian
  • The Taoist Mind: A Case Study in a 'Structure of Consciousness.'
    Freiberg, James W. (1975)
    Sociological Analysis 36:4: 304-322.

    Discusses major elements of the Taoist world view in ancient China & the role played by them in structuring Taoist notions of ontology, spirit, & action.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Daoist; Cognitive
  • Trois études sur les religions chinoises.
    Peyraube, Alain (1973)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 35: 151-158.

    Review essay on H. Doré, Manuel des superstitions chinoises (1970), Robert van Gulik, La Vie sexuelle dans la Chine ancienne (1971), & Henri Maspéro, La Taoïsme et les religions chinoises (1971).

    Associated Search Terms: China; Daoist
  • Max Weber und China. Herrschafts- und religionssoziologische Grundlagen zum Wandel der chinesischen Gesellschaft.
    Zingerle, Arnold (1972)
    Berlin: Duncker und Humblot.

    Associated Search Terms: Daoist; Politics, China; Confucian; Weber, Max; Change; China
  • Religion und Wirtschaft in China.
    Rosthorn, Arthur von (1923)
    In Melchior Palyi (ed.) Hauptprobleme der Soziologie. Erinnerungsgabe für Max Weber in gemeinschaft mit Gerhart von Schulze-Gaevernitz, Werner Sombart, Franz Eulenburg.., Bd. II. München & Leipzig: Duncker & Humblot, pp. 219-233.

    Reviews Max Weber's writings on China.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Confucian, China; Daoist, China; Weber, Max; China
  • La religion des Chinois./The Religion of the Chinese People, tr. Maurice Freedman.
    Granet, Marcel (1922)
    Paris: Gauthier-Villars./New York: Harper & Row, 1976.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Confucian; Daoist
  • The Religion of China: Confucianism and Taoism, Translated by Hans H. Gerth.
    Weber, Max (1916)
    Glencoe; Free Press, 1951. Translated from Gesammelte Aufsätz zur Religionssoziologie, Bd. I. Tübingen: J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 1920, pp. 276-536.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Confucian; Daoist
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