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Nova Religio (2017) 21 (1): 5–30.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Na Chen; Lizhu Fan This is an ethnographic study of the Confucian Congregation—an emerging religious group in Fujian Province, southeast China—with an account of the Congregation’s origin, belief and rituals, organization, and development strategy. The Congregation started with one person providing...
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Nova Religio (2005) 9 (2): 118–119.
Published: 01 November 2005
... ©© 2005 by The Regents of the University of California New Confucianism: A Critical Examination. Edited by John Makeham. Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 262 pages. $55.00 cloth. Renaissance, reformation, creative transformation, all of these terms apply to the resurgence of interest in Confucianism...
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Nova Religio (2004) 7 (3): 105–106.
Published: 01 March 2004
... ©© 2004 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. 2004 Neville Robert Cummings Boston Confucianism: Portable Tradition in the Late-Modern World account of Daoism s journey to the west. It spans a few hundred years, from the first westerner s encounter...
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Nova Religio (2019) 22 (3): 6.
Published: 01 February 2019
... journal. The first prize has been awarded to Na Chen and Lizhu Fan for their article in vol. 21, no. 1 (August 2017) entitled Confucianism as an Organized Religion : An Ethnographic Study of the Confucian Congregation. Chen and Fan receive one-year complimentary sub- scriptions to Nova Religio. The...
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Nova Religio (2019) 22 (3): 135–137.
Published: 01 February 2019
... reductive, summaries of sociology s lumi- naries major contributions. Next, he details what a Confucian alternative looks like and its application. This alternative contests the loci of religious practice and shifts the unit of analysis from the individual to relationships, ask[ing] how religions...
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Nova Religio (2019) 22 (3): 84–107.
Published: 01 February 2019
.../journals.php?p=reprints. DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.1525/nr.2018.22.3.84. Y iguan Dao (I-Kuan Tao, or Anuttaratham in the Thai language) 1 is a folk religious movement, blending elements of Daoism, Buddhism, and Confucianism. Although Yiguan Dao is a promi- nent religious phenomenon in Thailand, there are few...
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Nova Religio (2004) 7 (3): 26–44.
Published: 01 March 2004
...Robert Pearson Flaherty ABSTRACT : Korea's JeungSanDo is a syncretistic religion in which elements of religious Taoism, Buddhism, Neo-Confucianism, Roman Catholicism, and Korean shamanism are combined with a unifying millenarian vision that was initially formulated in the late nineteenth and early...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (4): 63–87.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., one must identify kinds of difference; for instance, the diversity of the set Jew-Christian-Muslim must not be exactly the same as that of the set Hindu-Confucian-Inuit. To differentiate the diversities of these two sets without simple recourse to well-worn patterns of exoticism and orientalism...
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Nova Religio (2016) 19 (3): 54–77.
Published: 01 February 2016
... of the importance of the mother in the family. Tzu Chi s family-centered teaching is of major importance. In Cheng Yen s numerous publications, the most consistent theme is her emphasis on the importance of ethics, especially family ethics. She argues that the Confucian value of filial piety is the...
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Nova Religio (2016) 19 (3): 78–103.
Published: 01 February 2016
... with Daoism, Buddhism, and Confucianism.2 The religious diversity and the local Taiwanese pragmatic approach to religion, notably during times of reli- gious freedom (such as after the end of martial law in Taiwan in the late 1980s), provide domestic new religious movements, as well as foreign new...
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Nova Religio (2014) 18 (1): 79–98.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Christian ideas in their lists of paranormal be- liefs. This is not to mention the convictions against scientific law that some Buddhists, Confucians, Daoists, Hindus, Jains, Muslims, Sikhs and members of other legitimated religions hold. Studies that ask why peo- ple believe strange things or how religious...
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Nova Religio (2014) 17 (3): 64–83.
Published: 01 February 2014
... countercultural discourse. Chinese modernist practitioners, like most Chinese Republicans, wanted to get rid of the traditional Confucian culture dominant during the Qing dynasty. They used a scientific rhetoric to argue that martial arts could help develop a modern society stripped of superstitious thinking...
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Nova Religio (2013) 16 (4): 145–146.
Published: 01 May 2013
... religious sect known as De Jiao (Teaching of Virtue). Readers will learn first that this religious movement intended to promote a new synthesis of Confucian ethics with Buddhist compassion and Taoist (Daoist) beliefs, reacting against the secular materialism of post-imperial China. This goal was effectively...
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Nova Religio (2013) 16 (4): 120–122.
Published: 01 May 2013
...). However, this martial masculine ideal is at odds with traditional, Confucian-inspired notions of the model man as a peace-loving sage and virtuous clan patriarch. This, of course, is precisely why the martial ritual of Chinese popular religion, such as exorcism, can function as a medium for self...
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Nova Religio (2013) 16 (4): 143–145.
Published: 01 May 2013
... in 2003. In six well-written and organized chapters, the author offers compre- hensive information and a deep understanding of this religious sect known as De Jiao (Teaching of Virtue). Readers will learn first that this religious movement intended to promote a new synthesis of Confucian ethics with...
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Nova Religio (2011) 14 (3): 129–131.
Published: 01 February 2011
... and Confucianism when they consider Chinese religion. In fact popular religion of which feng shui is one element was the religion practiced by the vast majority of Chinese throughout history, including the emperor and the intelligen- tsia. Here Bruun provides some general context on popular religion...
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Nova Religio (2010) 14 (1): 93–111.
Published: 01 August 2010
... accepts six officially recognized religions, and has institutionalized Islam, Catholicism, Protestant Christianity, Hinduism and Buddhism.35 Confucianism is being adapted.36 All are understood as monotheistic religions with revealed texts and prophets. The government ignores some religions (such as...
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Nova Religio (2010) 14 (1): 45–66.
Published: 01 August 2010
... confused with the Taoist religion, whose priests combined elements of Buddhism, Esoteric Taoism, and Chinese culture (folk beliefs, confucianism [sic]) in order to maintain a popular base.43 NR1401_03.indd 58 6/2/10 4:23:35 PM Siegler: Back to the Pristine 59 As Chia s American student Michael Winn told...
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Nova Religio (2009) 12 (4): 117–118.
Published: 01 May 2009
... saw Confucian societies as inherently hostile to democratic values, Confucian-influenced Buddhist and Daoist move- ments are fully capable of providing the social underpinnings for the growth of democratic society, in the Taiwanese setting at least. To make his case, Madsen provides substantive...
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Nova Religio (2009) 12 (4): 124–126.
Published: 01 May 2009
... 124 James convincingly refutes the casual dismissal of Zen (going back to the Neo-Confucians) as not being ethically grounded. It is really in Chapters Three and Four that James turns to more explicitly environmental concerns. Here again he displays the same sharpness and clarity as before, providing...