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Title Flows of faith : religious reach and community in Asia and the Pacific / Lenore Manderson, Wendy Smith, Matt Tomlinson, editors
Published Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 238 pages) : illustrations
Contents Beliefs Beyond Borders and Communities of Faith -- Religion in the Age of Globalization: Emerging Trends, Indonesian Examples -- Master Li Encounters Jesus: Christianity and the Configurations of Falun Gong -- Brahma Kumaris: Purity and the Globalization of Faith -- Secularism, Society, and Symbols of Religion: Bosnian Muslim Australians Encounter Christmas -- Preaching over Borders: Constructing Publics for Islamic Oratory in Indonesia -- Re-examining Ecological Aspects of Vrindavan Pilgrimage -- Heterotopia and the Southern Heaven: Xingyun's Antipodean Buddhist Mission -- The Gateway to the Fly: Christianity, Continuity, and Spaces of Conversion in Papua New Guinea -- Circulating Matters of Belief: Engendering Marian Movements during the Bougainville Crisis -- The New Testament Church and Mount Zion in Taiwan -- Straightening the Path from the Ends of the Earth: The Deep Sea Canoe Movement in Solomon Islands -- Passports to Eternity: Whales' Teeth and Transcendence in Fijian Methodism
Summary Beliefs Beyond Borders and Communities of Faith -- Religion in the Age of Globalization: Emerging Trends, Indonesian Examples -- Master Li Encounters Jesus: Christianity and the Configurations of Falun Gong -- Brahma Kumaris: Purity and the Globalization of Faith -- Secularism, Society, and Symbols of Religion: Bosnian Muslim Australians Encounter Christmas -- Preaching over Borders: Constructing Publics for Islamic Oratory in Indonesia -- Re-examining Ecological Aspects of Vrindavan Pilgrimage -- Heterotopia and the Southern Heaven: Xingyun's Antipodean Buddhist Mission -- The Gateway to the Fly: Christianity, Continuity, and Spaces of Conversion in Papua New Guinea -- Circulating Matters of Belief: Engendering Marian Movements during the Bougainville Crisis -- The New Testament Church and Mount Zion in Taiwan -- Straightening the Path from the Ends of the Earth: The Deep Sea Canoe Movement in Solomon Islands -- Passports to Eternity: Whales' Teeth and Transcendence in Fijian Methodism
Analysis Social sciences
Religion (General)
Anthropology
Religious Studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Anthropology of religion.
Pacific Area -- Religion.
Form Electronic book
Author Manderson, Lenore.
Smith, Wendy.
Tomlinson, Matt, 1970-
ISBN 9400729324 (electronic bk.)
9789400729322 (electronic bk.)