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Author Nedostup, Rebecca, 1966-
Title Superstitious regimes : religion and the politics of Chinese modernity / Rebecca Nedostup
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center : Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2009
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 RCHSS Library  DS777.48 N43 2009    AVAILABLE    30560400586803
 Modern History Library  951.042 N371    AVAILABLE    30550100488186
Descript xiv, 459 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Series Harvard East Asian monographs ; 322
Harvard East Asian monographs ; 322
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-428) and index
Introduction: religion, modernity, nationalism -- Part I: Of legislation and ling -- Inventing religion -- Temples and the redefinition of public life -- Part II: Material motives -- Jiangsu temples as target and tactic -- Idealized communities and the religious remainder -- Part III: Transactional modernity -- Embodying superstition -- Affective regimes -- Conclusion: superstition's legacy
Subject Religion and politics -- China -- History -- 20th century
Church and state -- China -- History -- 20th century
Secularism -- China -- History -- 20th century
China -- History -- 1928-1937
China -- Politics and government -- 1928-1937
Kuomintang. swd
Religionspolitik. swd
Säkularismus. swd
Nationalismus. swd
Modernität. swd
Religiöse Verfolgung. swd
Politik. swd
Religion. swd
China. swd
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