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Facets of Qing Daoism / Monica Esposito.

Author/Creator:
Esposito, Monica, author.
Publication:
Wil ; Paris : UniversityMedia, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 387 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Daoism series.
Daoism series
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Subjects:
Taoism -- China -- History.
China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912.
Alchemy -- China -- History.
Taoism -- Relations -- Tantrism.
Tantrism -- Relations -- Taoism.
Language:
Chiefly English, with some text in Chinese and Japanese.
Summary:
Presents revised and augmented versions of five of Monica Esposito's seminal articles. Three had originally been published in English, and the remaining two are her English versions of articles that had hitherto only been available in Japanese. In addition it contains a bibliography of all her publications.
Contents:
Daoism in the Qing (1644-1911)
The Longmen school and its controversial history during the Qing dynasty
Longmen Daoism in Qing China : doctrinal ideal and local reality
Beheading the red dragon : the heart of feminine inner alchemy
An example of Daoist and Tantric interaction during the Qing dynasty : the Longmen xizhu xinzong.
Notes:
Edited by Urs App.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
App, Urs, 1949- editor.
ISBN:
9783906000060
3906000060
OCLC:
884376810