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Author Chau, Adam Yuet.

Title Miraculous response : doing popular religion in contemporary China / Adam Yuet Chau.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006.

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 317 pages) : illustrations, map
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-292) and index.
Contents Shaanbei history, society, and culture -- Shaanbei popular religious landscape -- Beliefs and practices : Shaanbei people's religiosity and religious habitus -- Legends and histories : Heilongdawang and the Heilongdawang temple -- Provisioning magical efficacy and divine benevolence -- Modes of social organization and folk event productions -- Red-hot sociality -- Temple boss and local elite : the story of Lao Wang -- Longwanggou and agrarian political culture -- The local state and the politics of legitimation.
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Subject Shaanxi Sheng (China) -- Religion.
Shaanxi Sheng (China) -- Social conditions.
Religion and culture -- China -- Shaanxi Sheng.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Chau, Adam Yuet. Miraculous response. Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006 0804751609 (DLC) 2005009492 (OCoLC)59149307
ISBN 1429415967 (electronic bk.)
9781429415965 (electronic bk.)