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Gods, ghosts, and ancestors; the folk religion of a Taiwanese village [by] David K. Jordan.


Berkeley, University of California Press [1972] .
ISBN 0520019628

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Subjects Religion.
Taiwan -- Religion.
Taiwan.
Volksreligion.
Description xviii, 197 pages illustrations 24 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Based on the author's thesis, University of Chicago, 1969.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-193).
Contents Bao-an : a Taiwanese village. Surnames and lineages ; The surname wars -- The religion of the Taiwanese. Buddhists and Taoists ; Gods and ghosts -- Divine guardians of the village. Supernatural protectors of Bao-an ; Supernatural enemies of Bao-an -- Divination. The poe ; The kio-a ; The tang-ki ; The tang-ki as oracle ; The tang-ki as spectacle ; Some observations on divination -- The family. Images of the family ; The family altar ; The ancestors -- Divine guardians of the family Supernatural protectors of the family ; Exorcism : the shiehtuu -- The general homology between village and family -- The family ghosts. Spirit brides ; Reified ghosts ; Deified ghosts -- Structure and change.
Geographic Area Taiwan
Network Numbers (OCoLC)579153
(OCoLC)ocm00579153
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WorldCat Identities Jordan, David K.
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