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Scriptures, Schools, and Forms of Practice in Daoism: A Berlin Symposium

Scriptures, Schools, and Forms of Practice in Daoism: A Berlin Symposium (New)

by Reiter, Florian C (ed)

Publisher: Harrassowitz Verlag

Binding: Hardcover

Book ID: 9783447051712, 344705171X

$78.00

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Table of contents

I. Daoist Scripture and Practice in Comparative Perspective

A. Feldtkeller, Scriptures, Forms of Practice, and Comparative Religion
P. Andersen, Scriptural Traditions West and East: Foundation of Belief vs. Frameworks for the Transmission of Methods
S.R. Bokenkamp, Sackcloth and Ashes: Self and Family in the Tutan zhai
J. Lagerwey, Scriptures are the Dregs of the Men of Old: Scripture and Practice in Comparative Perspective
E.L. Davis, Daoist Scripture in Comparative Perspective: A Commentary on J. Lagerwey and P. Andersen

II. Daoist Scripture and Practice Past and Present

F.C. Reiter, The Name of the Nameless and Thunder Magic
P. Nickerson, Attacking the Fortress: Prolegomenon to the Study of Ritual Efficacy in Vernacular Daoism
L. Yi, Research into the Catalogue of the Daozang of the Early Tang Dynasty: Based on Nanzhu guan ji and the Daoist Scriptures of Dunhuang
W. Zongyu, Historical Materials for the Quanzhen Daoism in the Wuxing Area
V. Olles, Stars and Legends: Some Observations about Sacred Space in Daoism

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