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Goddess on the frontier : religion, ethnicity, and gender in southwest China

Author: Megan Bryson
Publisher: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2017.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Baijie, (Buddhist deity); Baijie, (Buddhist deity)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Megan Bryson
ISBN: 9780804799546 0804799547
OCLC Number: 962324203
Description: xii, 246 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : religion, ethnicity and gender in Dali --
Baijie's background : religion and representation in the Nanzhao and Dali kingdoms --
Holy consort white sister : Baijie Shengfei and Dali Buddhism --
Little white sister : Baijie Amei, dragons, and kingship in Ming Dali --
Lady of cypress chastity : Baijie Furen in the Ming and Qing --
Baijie the benzhu : village religion in contemporary Dali --
Conclusion : ethnicity and gender in the cult of the goddess Baijie.
Responsibility: Megan Bryson.

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