Sects and Syncretism

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From the course by National Research University Higher School of Economics
Religions and Society in China
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National Research University Higher School of Economics

Religions and Society in China

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From the lesson
Chinese folk religions: ancestor worship, temples, festivals and communal identities
This module's content describes the characteristic traits of Chinese sects and popular cults. This module introduces one of the most important notions in Chinese religious studies: Chinese synctretism.

Meet the Instructors

  • Aleksey A. Maslov
    Aleksey A. Maslov
    Head
    School of Asian Studies
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