skip to content
Gods, heroes, and ancestors : an interreligious encounter in eighteenth-century Vietnam : errors of the three religions Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Gods, heroes, and ancestors : an interreligious encounter in eighteenth-century Vietnam : errors of the three religions

Author: Anh Q Tran
Publisher: New York Oxford University Press [2018] © 2018
Series: AAR religion in translation series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"A translation and critical study of a 1752 manuscript on Vietnam's traditional religion highlight the challenges and struggles of Christian converts within their cultural and religious milieu. Structured as a dialogue between a Christian priest and a Confucian scholar, the manuscript explains and evaluates many religious customs and rituals of traditional Vietnam"...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Quelle
Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Tran, Anh Q., 1965- author, translator.
Gods, heroes, and ancestors.
New York : Oxford University Press, [2018]
Online-Ausgabe, updf
Erscheint auch als:
Online-Ausgabe, epub
Erscheint auch als:
Online-Ausgabe, oso
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anh Q Tran
ISBN: 9780190677602 0190677600
OCLC Number: 1019887860
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: xvi, 364 Seiten : Illustration
Contents: Introduction PART I: The Errors of Three Religions in ContextChapter 1: When the Cross Met the Lotus: Catholic Mission in Tonkin During the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries Chapter 2: Text and Context: The Errors of The Three Religions Chapter 3: Of Gods and Heroes: Worship in Traditional Vietnam Chapter 4: In the Realm of the Dead: Filial Piety and Ancestral Worship Chapter 5: Refutation and Dialogue: Christianity vis-a-vis the Three Religions Conclusion PART II: An Annotated Translation of Tam Giao Chu VongAppendix A: A Comparison between the Errors and the OpusculumAppendix B: Glossary of Sino-Vietnamese Terms in the TextAppendix C: Chinese Names and Their Sino-Vietnamese Equivalents Bibliography Index
Series Title: AAR religion in translation series
Responsibility: Anh Q. Tran.

Abstract:

This is the first translation in English of the anonymously authored 1752 manuscript Tam Giao Chu Vong (The Errors of the Three Religions). Structured as a dialogue between a Christian priest and a  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Anh Q. Tran's Gods, Heroes, and Ancestors is a significant contribution to the study of religion in early modern Vietnam. His translation and analysis of the Tam Giao Ch(u V.ong offers an Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1019887860> # Gods, heroes, and ancestors : an interreligious encounter in eighteenth-century Vietnam : errors of the three religions
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "1019887860" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#Topic/religion> ; # Religion
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#Topic/christ> ; # Christ
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#Place/vietnam> ; # Vietnam.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/270.0959709033/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#Event/geschichte_1752> ; # Geschichte 1752.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BL2055> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#Topic/konvertit> ; # Konvertit
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#Person/tran_anh_q> ; # Anh Q. Tran
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2018" ;
   schema:description ""A translation and critical study of a 1752 manuscript on Vietnam's traditional religion highlight the challenges and struggles of Christian converts within their cultural and religious milieu. Structured as a dialogue between a Christian priest and a Confucian scholar, the manuscript explains and evaluates many religious customs and rituals of traditional Vietnam"..." ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4129840002> ;
   schema:genre "Quelle" ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#Series/aar_religion_in_translation_series> ; # AAR religion in translation series
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#CreativeWork/> ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#CreativeWork/gods_heroes_and_ancestors> ;
   schema:name "Gods, heroes, and ancestors : an interreligious encounter in eighteenth-century Vietnam : errors of the three religions" ;
   schema:productID "1019887860" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780190677602> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1019887860> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#Event/geschichte_1752> # Geschichte 1752.
    a schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1752." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#Series/aar_religion_in_translation_series> # AAR religion in translation series
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1019887860> ; # Gods, heroes, and ancestors : an interreligious encounter in eighteenth-century Vietnam : errors of the three religions
   schema:name "AAR religion in translation series" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:description "Erscheint auch als:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1019887860> ; # Gods, heroes, and ancestors : an interreligious encounter in eighteenth-century Vietnam : errors of the three religions
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4129840002#CreativeWork/gods_heroes_and_ancestors>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Gods, heroes, and ancestors." ;
   schema:description "Erscheint auch als:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1019887860> ; # Gods, heroes, and ancestors : an interreligious encounter in eighteenth-century Vietnam : errors of the three religions
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780190677602>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0190677600" ;
   schema:isbn "9780190677602" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1019887860>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1019887860> ; # Gods, heroes, and ancestors : an interreligious encounter in eighteenth-century Vietnam : errors of the three religions
   schema:dateModified "2018-11-10" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.