Buddhism in China during the late Qing and Republican period remained a powerful cultural and religious force. Francesca Tarocco is a rising star in this field and offers an innovative high-quality piece of work that presents a new perspective on the influence of Buddhism on Chinese culture. Drawing on scarcely analyzed historical and archive sources, including photographs and musical scores, Tarocco adeptly argues that Chinese Buddhism played a more vital role in shaping Chinese culture than previously assumed. This enlightening study fills a significant gap in the field of Chinese Buddhist history. Focusing on the cultural side of Buddhism, it adds breadth and balance to studies in Buddhism as a whole, appealing to professionals and academics with an interest in Buddhism and Chinese Buddhist history.
|Titolo:||The Cultural Practices of Modern Chinese Buddhism: Attuning the Dharma|
|Autori interni:||TAROCCO, Francesca|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2011|
|Serie:||Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||1.01 Monografia o trattato scientifico|
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