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Catholics and Everyday Life in Macau : Changing Meanings of Religiosity, Morality and Civility.

Author: Chen Hon-Fai
Publisher: Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2017.
Series: Routledge religion in contemporary Asia series.
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Hon-Fai, Chen.
Catholics and Everyday Life in Macau : Changing Meanings of Religiosity, Morality and Civility.
Florence : Taylor and Francis, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chen Hon-Fai
ISBN: 9781134739998 1134739990 1134739923 9781134739929
OCLC Number: 979246991
Description: 1 online resource (207 pages).
Contents: Cover; Dedication; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Changing contours of religious and spiritual life; Secularization thesis: its critics and revisionists; From generation to generation: the declining social authority of Macau Catholicism; Between ritualism and inwardness: the distinct religiosity of Macau Catholicism; The secular as sacred: construction of everyday life as a religious domain; The personal is spiritual: inner pluralism and the experience of virtuoso religiosity; From secularization to secularity. 2 Moral community and the Catholic traditionThe private sphere and its social significance: moral character and the problem of individualism; Catholic city, casino city: the changing ethical meanings of family and work; Historical and sociological background; Moral responses; Instilling the moral voice: church schools and the socialization experiences of Macau Catholics; Rejuvenating Catholic education: the promotion of social awareness and religious perspective; Civil society as moral community: the equivocal position of Macau Catholicism. 3 Social justice and the obstructed path of democracyCatholic social teaching and its problematic implementation in Macau; When religion meets politics: the historical burden of Macau Catholicism; Institutionalizing social justice: the problem of representation and inculcation; Blue collar out, white collar in: the problematic role of the new middle class; Under- evaluation: the conflation of social justice with political partisanship; Over- evaluation: the conflation of social justice with religious integrity; 4 Emerging forms of Catholic civic engagement. Public religion and the varieties of Catholic social imaginationCity on a hill: Catholic social teaching as exemplary conduct in everyday life; Reinventing the casino city: religious tourism as creative social intervention; Beyond ethics and politics: professional knowledge and moderate social activism; Professionalizing church intervention: responsive social work and the uses of social research; Catholic social work; Catholic university; Varieties of Catholic civility: bridging religious identity and social action; Conclusion; References; Index.
Series Title: Routledge religion in contemporary Asia series.

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